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Negotiating a new climate treaty

(This article has been originally published on The Daily Star, available here) The 20th Conference of Parties (COP20) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) ended in Lima, Peru almost 36 hours after the official closing with the adoption of the ” Lima Call for Climate Action”. This sets up the final…

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Call for Applications: 2015 Resilience Academy, Dhaka, Bangladesh

The Resilience Academy 2015 in Bangladesh and the Resilience Academy 2016 in Germany will produce, combine and share knowledge about enhancing livelihood resilience to minimize loss and damage. “Enhancing Resilience to minimize Loss and Damage – Providing Knowledge for the UNFCCC”Loss and damage is an emerging topic in climate change negotiations, research, policy and implementation…