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.
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BtG Official Side Event at UNFCCC COP 20, Lima, Peru will be on Friday, 5th December 2014, Room Maranga, 15:00 - 16:30.
BtG would like to introduce ICLEI- Local Governments for Sustainability as the newest partner to join the BtG partnership.
The program of Transport Day 2014 will be a combination of plenaries with breakout sessions.
The morning plenary will focus on how transport can tackle climate change through the global bodies and process like UNFCCC negotiations, IPCC reports an...
The Group of Twenty (G20) Heads of Government summit in Brisbane has prioritised action on vehicle fuel efficiency in its main Communiqué, and has encouraged countries to work with the Global Fuel Economy Initiative (GFEI).
International climate finance covers a minor portion of transport spendings. In order to address this, climate finance in transport could be used as “transitional financing”: providing technical assistance to develop capacities and build institutions...
The Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA), the UNFCCC Secretariat has published an annual report on the technical review of greenhouse gas (GHG) inventories.
The Innovators and policymakers whose service to the environment is saving lives, improving livelihoods and bettering environmental governance and conservation were announced as recipients of the United Nation's highest environmental accolade, the Ch...