News

News

The partnership aims to remain current and relevant. Here the latest news and messages are displayed:

27. February 2017
At the 21st Partnership Meeting it was decided to rename the International Partnership on Mitigation and MRV (IPMM) as the Partnership on Transparency in the Paris Agreement. Why you may ask? Well, 2015 was the year of international decisions and as of 2016, the focus is on their implementation. This demands a realignment of the Partnership's objectives, which is also reflected in the new name.
13. February 2017
In the context of the German G20 Presidency, the OECD is bringing together the growth and climate agendas to better understand the economic and investment implications of the transition to a low-carbon, climate-resilient economy.
06. February 2017
The innovative Colombia Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) NAMA has begun its implementation phase. The NAMA promotes better-planned, walkable, transit-oriented neighborhoods, to lower greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, reduce household transportation costs, expand access to jobs and services, and improve social inclusion.
03. February 2017
In 2016 the Mitigation Implementation and Support unit of the UNFCCC secretariat launched a series of webinars to provide a platform to discuss various aspects of Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) and the Paris Agreement.
03. February 2017
An office of the support unit of the NDC Partnership has been set up at the UNFCCC secretariat in Bonn to support the headquarters in Washington. Launched during COP 22 in Morocco, the NDC Partnership addresses the need to ramp up climate action on the ground and is the key initiative for implementation of the Paris Agreement.
03. February 2017
In 2012 Costa Rica created the Carbon Neutral Country Program to encourage organizations to measure, report, reduce, remove and offset the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions generated by their activities and thereby contribute to the Carbon Neutrality goal of Costa Rica. On 12th December 2016 almost 80 organisations from various sectors were honored for their efforts to become or maintain carbon neutral under the national program.
16. December 2016
The third edition of the newsletter from the UNFCCC secretariat‘s Mitigation, Data and Analysis programme has now been issued.
12. December 2016
On 6-8 December, the “Cluster Francophone” of the International Partnership on Mitigation and MRV organized a regional workshop in Casablanca (Morocco) with 74 participants from 18 countries.
09. December 2016
Following the Paris Agreement, the topic of NAMA implementation in the context of NDCs has been the focus of many discussions in the climate community. Accordingly, the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH has updated its online course, which acts as an introductory guide through the NAMA development process.
24. November 2016
As in previous years, the International Partnership on Mitigation and MRV was present at the negotiations and facilitated discussions and the exchange of experiences on transparency related issues during a side event of the COP22.