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Key messages of the Global NDC Conference 2019

Introduction The Global NDC Conference 2019 took place from 12-14 June 2019 in Berlin, Germany. Its purpose was to inspire and enable policy-makers and practitioners to accelerate the pace and scale of transformational change, via NDC implementation, to reach the long-term goals of the Paris Agreement. The conference convened governments, development cooperation agencies, businesses, scientists

A real accelerator for achieving climate goals

Question: What is one of the single most effective investments that governments and cooperation partners can make to accelerate NDC implementation? Answer: Women’s and girls’ increased leadership and participation in climate-smart development. This answer was the headline conclusion of several sessions at the Global NDC Conference. Conventional power structures and discriminating social attitudes still keep

Understanding the Enhanced Transparency Framework

Transparency is the backbone of the Paris Agreement. Its builds confidence in the entire process – trust that your neighbour is also working hard. It also provides clarity on the world’s collective progress and promotes ambition. The new Enhanced Transparency Framework (ETF) agreed at Katowice builds on and enhances existing Monitoring, Reporting, and Verification (MRV)