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SLCP in the Arctic - Arctic Cooperation on Mitigating Black Carbon and Methane by CICERO
Date: Nov 10, 2016 to Nov 10, 2016
In light of a potential agreement on emission reductions, which measures and countries should be included to have the highest probability of successful and effective implementation? What would the climate impact of such an agreement be? CICERO-researchers Steffen Kallbekken, Stine Aakre and Jan Fuglestvedt will present new results from an ongoing research project.
Water Solutions for Resilient Cities by SIWI & Stockholm Municipality
Date: Nov 08, 2016 to Nov 08, 2016
How to deal with water problems when cities are struck by climate change hazards, insufficient infrastructure and rapid urbanization? This event will highlight challenges facing cities, presenting water wise initiatives to curb climate change impacts and measures to increase cities adaptive capacities.
Water Management for Business Success & Resilience by SIWI & CDP
Date: Nov 08, 2016 to Nov 08, 2016
This event will highlight water wise initiatives to increase climate resilience. Examples will span from the textile industry (STWI) to resilient cities solutions (Arup).
Showcasing Nordic Sustainable Cities by Nordic Innovation
Date: Nov 11, 2016 to Nov 11, 2016
 
Sustainable Building in North Africa - Business Opportunities by Environmental Ministry of Finland
Date: Nov 11, 2016 to Nov 11, 2016
Finland leads the global Sustainable Buildings and Construction Programme run under the UN 10-Year Framework of Programmes on Sustainable Consumption and Production. This event presents its first results and promotes collaboration opportunities to reduce climate impact and to strengthen climate resilience and knowledge sharing in North Africa and beyond.
SLCP - science, quick wins and development issues by CCAC & KOL
Date: Nov 10, 2016 to Nov 10, 2016
Reduction of SLCPs can yield quick results for climate, health, agriculture and ecosystems. How do we reduce them? A series of three lectures.
The role of citizens in reducing CO2 by SITRA
Date: Nov 15, 2016 to Nov 15, 2016
Individual citizens play a significant role in reaching the targets set in the Paris climate agreement. But what can individual people do? How can they work out their carbon footprint? This session includes an introduction to the Citizen’s Pledge initiative as well as information on concrete tools and lifestyle choices that make the biggest impact.
Circular Economy and Decoupling by SITRA
Date: Nov 16, 2016 to Nov 16, 2016
How can circular economy business models assist in decoupling increased use of natural resources from economic growth? Presents Finnish plan & examples from companies.
Impact of REDD+ on deforestation by University of Life
Date: Nov 09, 2016 to Nov 09, 2016
The purpose of the event is to inform policy makers, NGOs and researchers about the results from a six year research project that has evaluated the development and impacts ofsix REDD+ pilot projects.
Forest Potential in the Climate Policy Framework by SLU
Date: Nov 09, 2016 to Nov 09, 2016
 
Nordic Green to Scale - Low Carbon Solutions by SITRA & KOL
Date: Nov 16, 2016 to Nov 16, 2016
 
Agriculture and Climate Change: Regional Initiatives by NOAK
Date: Nov 17, 2016 to Nov 17, 2016
Evaluation of the most promising agriculture and climate change initiatives that could be further developed to address climate action overall and replicated in other regions in the world.
Engaging Private Sector in Climate Finance - Green Bonds by CICERO
Date: Nov 17, 2016 to Nov 17, 2016
Presentation of climate risk project for institutional investors, best practice on green bonds from policy brief, discussion on risk mitigation examples (including for Green Climate Fund).
NAMAs as a vehicle to drive NDC Implementation – Reflections from the NAMA Facility
Date: Nov 08, 2016 to Nov 08, 2016
The objective of the side event is to demonstrate how Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) can be structured to deliver NDC commitments. Lessons learnt from the early experiences of the NAMA Facilityʼs focus on catalyzing transformational change towards sustainable low emissions development in a number of developing countries in Africa, Asia and Latin  America, will be showcased. Together with country partners, examples will be drawn from sectors such as low emissions transport, refrigeration and air conditioning and housing.
Opportunities and Challenges of Renewables and Bioeconomy under the Paris Agreement by FinPro
Date: Nov 08, 2016 to Nov 08, 2016
Finnish energy and climate change strategy, Finnish forthcoming energy investments. E.g Bio-energy and sustainable use of forest assets. Benefits of bio and circular economy.
Oceans: status of the oceans, innovation, blue economy by Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Iceland
Date: Nov 11, 2016 to Nov 11, 2016
The main purpose is to underline that the oceans need special attention in connection with climate change.
Nordic Energy Day by NEF
Date: Nov 14, 2016 to Nov 14, 2016
 
Fossil Fuel Subsidy Reform - Best Cases by NOAK
Date: Nov 16, 2016 to Nov 16, 2016
Best practices from subsidy reform “champions” based on practical country examples of successfully undertaken reforms, including their impact or effect on other sectors (e.g. public transportation, poverty alleviation, renewable energy).
Mitigation and Adaptation Synergies in the INDCs by NOAK
Date: Nov 17, 2016 to Nov 17, 2016
This side event will present feasible funding criteria for mitigation and adaptation synergies, and discus the feasibility and barriers for the use and implementation of a financing design with potential for supporting mitigation and adaptation synergies in forestry, agriculture, energy sectors, and urban areas.
Mobilizing Nordic Climate Finance by NOAK
Date: Nov 17, 2016 to Nov 17, 2016
How can the Nordic countries deploy relevant financial instruments and channels in the best way to support the implementation of the Paris Agreement?