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Emissions-Impacts-Climate Change

New theme page launched on UNEP Live
The new page on UNEP’s knowledge management platform – UNEP Live - highlights initiatives at the national and regional levels, as well as responses the international community is putting in place. The Emissions-Impact-Climate Change page includes:

The Emissions Gap Report:
UNEP conducts periodic scientific assessments of the Emissions Gap on climate change mitigation scenarios. It focuses on examining the gap in 2030 between emission levels consistent with the 2 °C limit, and levels expected if country pledges/commitments are met. UNEP reports that the gap is large, but can be bridged through concerted action that promotes both development goals and climate change mitigation. » Read more

COP21, Paris, France





  • Daily Events
    • We have the Power: We are the Change
    • Climate: The 360° Exhibition
  • Monday, 30 November 2015
    • 21st Session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP21/CMP11)
  • Tuesday, 1 December 2015
    • Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS): Achievements and Opportunities for Developing Country Involvement
  • Thursday, 3 December 2015
    • One Ocean, One Climate, One UN: Working together for a healthy and resilient ocean
  • Friday, 4 December 2015
    • Science-based climate information – bringing climate science and climate policy closer
    • Learning to live with climate change - accelerating climate change education and awareness-raising

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The Climate and Clean Air Coalition to Reduce Short-Lived Climate Pollutants


Climate Technology Centre & Network

Youth Climate Report Video Map

GIS World Map of Youth Climate Report Interview Subjects 2015
Created by York University, Mark Terry, Humanities 6329, "Digital Humanities and Social Change", Professor T.V. Reed