Equitable Access to Sustainable Development (EASD) Workshop

On March 5,6 and 7 the ERC MAPS team will host several distinguished thinkers in the Climate Change field at a workshop in Cape Town, South Africa. Over the three days a range of topics will be discussed, including conceptual approaches to equitable access to sustainable development; carbon budgets and burden sharing; equity and CBDR & RC; numbers with inputs based on work by BASIC experts and others; and operationalizing EASD under the Durban Platform. The aim of the workshop… Read moreEquitable Access to Sustainable Development (EASD) Workshop

BASIC experts discuss equity, accounting and low-carbon development

The sixth BASIC expert forum was held in Beijing, China, on 30-31 October 2011, immediately prior to the ninth BASIC Ministerial meeting. The experts finalized a paper on equitable access to sustainable development, after intensive work for over a year. The Ministers of BASIC countries agreed to publish the paper, containing a chapter from researches in each of the countries, and a joint chapter upfront. It will be officially launched at a side event at COP17 and CMP7 in Durban… Read moreBASIC experts discuss equity, accounting and low-carbon development