The transport sector contributes to 27% of energy-related CO2 emissions and is the fastest growing sector in terms of greenhouse (GHG) emissions in developing countries.
Bridging the Gap is a multi-stakeholder initiative to link climate change and land transport more closely and gain better recognition of its potential in mitigating GHG emissions. This is further strengthened by supporting SLoCaT, the Sustainable Low Carbon Transport Partnership.
SLoCaT member was present in ADP Technical Expert Meeting, Bonn.
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Bridging the Gap (BtG) member CODATU hosted a seminar in Paris last week as part of the preparations for the upcoming COP to be held in 2015 in Lima, Peru.
Glasgow University has become the first in the UK to announce that it will sell off the shares it holds in companies that produce fossil fuels.
The Africa Sustainable Transport Forum will provide a platform for high-level attention and policy dialogue on access to environmentally sustainable transport in Africa. The Forum is a partnership between UNEP, the World Bank, and UN-Habitat. <...
The UN Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) has launched a study on energy efficiency (EE) in Central America. The publication analyses the advances made by the region since the approval of the ‘Central American Sustainable...
The UNFCCC Secretariat has published a synthesis report on methods and tools for, and good practices and lessons learned relating to, adaptation planning processes.
The UNFCCC Secretariat has published the report of the fifth part of the second session of the Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action on (ADP 2-5), which was held from 4-14 June 2014, in Bonn, Germany.
Bridging the Gap and SLoCaT have prepared a report underlining the contribution land transport can have to the 2
°C target. The report has been released on the eve of the Climate Summit organised by Secretary Ban Ki-moon to accelerate action...