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Oceans endangered by a flood of plastic: options for a new international agreement

11/12/2018 The oceans are suffering from increasing pollution from plastic waste. Yet there are major gaps in the existing international agreements. In a recent study, adelphi and Ecologic Institute identified weak points and explained the demands that an effective global agreement on plastic waste must meet.

Agios Dimitrios and Bottrop launch the first Greek-German municipal climate partnership

29/11/2018 Representatives from Agios Dimitrios and Bottrop met for the first time on 22-23 November to launch their climate partnership and discuss the main climate challenges, goals, and initiatives of both cities. With the help of adelphi, they are now going to implement joint projects.

Meet us in Katowice - adelphi at COP24

27/11/2018 adelphi’s experts will present their findings on topics ranging from climate security to carbon pricing at several side events during COP24. Meet us in Katowice from 3 to 14 December to discuss current trends and policy options for climate action!

How to achieve the sustainability goals of Agenda 2030

16/11/2018 At the conference "Sustainable management for Agenda 2030" that took place on 9 November, company representatives discussed how politicians can acknowledge their commitment to climate and environmental action, resource conservation, and sustainability.

Workshop in Kenya: Accessing finance for community-led low-emission development projects

06/11/2018 After four years of supporting multi-level climate governance and community-driven local climate action, the V-LED project will conclude operations in Kenya with two workshops on November 7 and 8 in Kwale County. 

Germany learns from Europe – exchanging good practice climate policy in the ESD sectors

26/10/2018 European climate experts from academia and politics came together in Berlin for a public workshop “Sharing Knowledge of Successful Climate Protection Instruments in Europe” of the BEACON project. They discussed examples of good practice policy from all over the continent.

Overcoming barriers to implementing NDCs: new approaches developed at adelphi workshops

25/10/2018 The NDC Support Cluster, funded by the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU), launches innovative NDC Implementation Approaches, developed over the course of a workshop series designed and facilitated by adelphi.

CFFactory Conference: Promoting and financing climate change projects in cities

23/10/2018 Cities make a major contribution to climate change and suffer from its consequences. Projects such as creating new or improving existing mobility infrastructure should therefore treat climate change as a predominant concern during planning phases.

Next Planetary Security Conference 2019: Help us identify key action areas!

23/10/2018 The next Planetary Security Conference (PSC) will take place in The Hague on 19-20 February 2019. Under the theme #Doable, the conference will focus on what can be done on the ground. To optimise its outcome, we are asking you to share your experience and your expert opinion!

9.11. Berlin | Advancing Green Ideas for Business and Sustainable Supply Chains

18/10/2018 The private sector plays a central role in implementing Agenda 2030 for sustainable development. The Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU) is therefore offering entrepreneurs an introduction on approaches to business, which will take place on 9 November.

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