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Friday, June 27, 2014

Technical exchange between Chile-México on experiences in the development and implementation of energy efficiency programs

This technical exchange mission is part of the activities of ECPA's Energy Efficiency Working Group chaired by the Government of Mexico as part of the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas (ECPA).
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Monday, June 23, 2014

International climate agreements should reflect civil society concerns

The Ministry of Environment of Peru hosted the event “Dialogue between the next Presidency of the COP20/CMP10 and Latin American civil society”, which had Christiana Figueres as special invitee. Jorge Villanueva from CDKN reports from the event.
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Tuesday, June 17, 2014

OAS Roundtable Discussed the Challenges and Opportunities of Political Dialogue Addressing Climate Change

The 59th Policy Roundtable of the Organization of American States (OAS), held today at the headquarters of the hemispheric Organization in Washington, DC, had as its central theme "Policy Dialogue on Climate Change: Challenges and Opportunities for the Americas."
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Tuesday, June 17, 2014

COP20 talks in Lima to pave the way for global climate deal

The United Nations Climate Change Conference, COP20, scheduled for December in Lima, aims to lay the groundwork for an agreement to make a qualitative leap in global negotiations to curb global warming, said Peru's Permanent Representative to the OAS Juan Jimenez.
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Sunday, June 01, 2014

ECPA to Support a Public Debate on Climate Change at the OAS

Climate Change Policy Dialogues: Challenges and Opportunities for the Americas, will be the core topic of the 59th OAS Policy Roundtable. This space for dialogue will encourage the exchange of experiences to address various issues related to climate change adaptation strategies and its mitigation. ECPA’s initiatives will be presented as specific strategies for climate change adaptation and mitigation.
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Sunday, June 01, 2014

OAS and ECPA organize technical exchange mission to strengthen energy efficiency in the Americas

This technical exchange mission is part of the activities of ECPA’s Energy Efficiency Working Group chaired by the Government of Mexico as part of the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas (ECPA). This working group is executed by the Department of Sustainable Development of the Organization of American States (OAS).
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Tuesday, May 27, 2014

OAS to Train Future Leaders on Hemispheric Trade and Environment Issues

The relationship between trade and environment is a complex and highly debated issue. Addressing this relationship is fundamental to achieving sustainable development. The 2014 Trade and Environment Seminar is jointly organized by the OAS Department of Sustainable Development and American University, Washington College of Law. Limited scholarships available for the summer session.
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Monday, May 19, 2014

Adaptation and Urban Sustainable Design Expert Mariapaz Gutierrez To Visit Colombia On Behalf of ECPA Senior Fellows

Maria-Paz Gutierrez, a Senior Fellow in the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas (ECPA), will be traveling on May 19th to May 23rd to participate in meetings and events in Colombia including advising the Colombian government on the Low Carbon Resilient Development (LCRD) program and its implementation.
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Friday, May 16, 2014

ECPA First Ministerial Preparatory Meeting to be Held in Mexico

In view of a future ECPA Ministerial event, ECPA will have its first preparatory meeting in the fringes of the International Forum on Renewable Energies (FIER), hosted by the Government of Mexico. This initial preliminary gathering will carry an internal consultation regarding ECPA’s core structure and future endeavors.
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Thursday, May 01, 2014

Partners of the Americas shares ECPA Fellows 2nd Quarter Report

The Second Phase of the Senior ECPA Fellows program began by focusing on outreach and re-establish connections to follow-up previous visits. During this phase the Request For Proposal (RFP) for ECPA Fellows Innovations Projects was drafted.
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