As part of the 19th Annual Conference of the International Association for Mathematical Geosciences (IAMG2018), this short course focuses on statistical methods and data analysis in the field of climate and risk.
An engaging 5-day programme that fosters rich interaction on issues relevant to the work of the UN and its partners to concretely implement the 2030 Agenda and the Paris Agreement. It will feature panel discussions, solution oriented workshops (AppLabs), excursions as well as a share fair.
The Oxford Summer School in Ecological Economic 2018 on Green Economy for Smart and Sustainable Cities will address key elements of the new economy transformation with a particular focus on smart and sustainable cities, exploring the cutting edge methods and policy applications in ecological econ
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
On 16-31 July 2018 the German Corporation for International Cooperation (GIZ) is offering an online training course on Climate Resilience of the Private Sector. The training illustrates how climate change affects businesses, makes the business case for adaptation, and shows strategies for climate resilience. Participants will learn how to use the 4-step Climate Expert tool to analyse climate risks and opportunities, prioritize adaptation measures, and design adaptation strategies.
This course introduces participants to the different types of private sector entities and demonstrates how strategically engaging with these entities can help implement the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
The Frankfurt e-course Certified Expert in Climate Adaptation Finance will equip participants with an understanding of the many facets of, and perspectives on, climate adaptation finance beyond grant funding.
The Frankfurt e-course Certified Expert in Climate Adaptation Finance will equip participants with an understanding of two key issues related to financing climate and renewable energy (RE) projects: why markets alone may be unable to trigger adequate green investment and policy instruments available to correct these so-called “market failures,” and RE and energy efficiency financing, including the specific risk profile of capital intense business models in a policy and regulation driven market.
The Frankfurt School - UNEP Collaborating Centre for Climate & Sustainable Energy Finance
The role of financial markets in driving the transformation towards a low-carbon climate resilient economy is fundamental to the efficient implementation of global ambitions in the post-Paris Agreement phase.