A large contingent of ERC researchers and UNITAR interns are at the COP in Durban this year. We are in attendance at the African Climate & Development Initiative (ACDI)/ UCT stand and Mitigation Action Plans and Scenarios (MAPS) Programme stand. The MAPS programme is a large research project we’re currently piloting in four South American countries (Brazil, Chile, Colombia and Peru). If you’d like to find out more about MAPS from a researcher then visit us at stand/booth no.75 in… Read moreExhibition stands
The concept of Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMA’s) emerged out of the Bali Action Plan in 2007. The definition, format and function of a NAMA has yet to be finalised; however developing countries have been actively identifying and proposing areas of mitigation, which could be framed as a NAMA. In order to gain deeper insight into the national appropriateness of mitigation actions in developing countries, bottom up country case studies have been undertaken in South Africa, Peru, Colombia, Brazil and… Read moreHow is South Africa approaching Mitigation Actions?