The scientific context: The UNEP Emissions Gap Report 2013: A global context on how the Cancun Agreement pledges relate to the 2°C target

    Activity: Talks and presentationsConference presentations

    Description

    Objectives:
    • Ensure that all participants understand the scientific context and UNFCCC origins of intended nationally determined contributions (hereafter referred to as contributions)
    • Share experiences and best practices in developing contributions, and identify solutions to challenges being faced
    • Address issues related to the underlying technical basis required to prepare robust, realistic and achievable contributions
    • Identify support needs required to reach domestic agreement on contributions and follow-up actions in this regard

    Participants:
    Country representatives from the African Region, developed countries, multilateral and bilateral agencies, regional organisations, and resource experts.
    Period14 May 201416 May 2014
    Event titleAfrica Technical Dialogue on Intended Nationally Determined Contrition to the 2015 Agreement under the UNFCCC
    Event typeConference
    LocationAccra, Ghana