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Partners in Focus

Partners in Focus

Russia Sees Common Ground with CCAC in Green Freight, Other Initiatives

AN INTERVIEW WITH ELENA VIKULOVA AND ALEXEY BAKHTOV

Why did the Russian Federation become a partner in the CCAC?

The CCAC is a unique international format that is at the same time voluntary and provides opportunities for countries to share best practices and innovative solutions.

Currently Russia is interested in developing international cooperation and sharing expertise, and also in deep scientific research on the impact of black carbon on the environment, climate and human health. Russia can offer positive examples of international cooperation on black carbon, such as a two-year project reducing the impact of SLCPs on human health and environment, and a project on the development of an inventory system in frames for the Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution.

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