Costa Rica pledges carbon neutrality by 2021

Costa Rica pledges carbon neutrality by 2021

South America, Carbon Reduction, COP 23, Policy, Sustainable Energy, Transport

Costa Rica’s President Luis Guillermo Solis announced on Monday during the opening of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week that the country was aiming to achieve carbon neutrality by 2021

  Hawaiian bill proposes 100% renewable fuel target

Hawaiian bill proposes 100% renewable fuel target

North America, Carbon Reduction, COP 23, Policy, Sustainable Energy, Transport

The new bill – which was introduced to the State Legislature on Wednesday – sets the target of using 100 per cent renewable fuel for all forms of ground transportation by 2045

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Water infrastructure challenges and opportunities

Benedito Braga, President of the World Water Council (WWC), describes how climate change is affecting the natural water cycle and points out the necessity for water infrastructure adaptation and finance. 

Africa, Worldwide, Agriculture, COP 22, Finance, Policy

Finance Systems for Sustainable Cities

Eduardo Paes, Mayor of Rio de Janeiro and Chair of the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group, calls on national governments and international financial institutions to help finance the transition to a low-carbon, resilient and economically sustainable future for millions of urban citizens.

Worldwide, COP 21, COP 22, Finance, Policy, Smart Cities
🎤Climate Interviews

Climate Action is delighted to feature an exclusive interview with Erik Solheim, the newly elected Head of UN Environment.

Africa, Europe, Worldwide, COP 22, Policy

Climate Action spoke with Ms Carmen Gisela Vergara, Secretary General of the Secretariat of Central American Economic Integration (SIECA), about the challenges and opportunities being presented by climate change and the green economy in Central America

North America, South America, Carbon Reduction, Policy, Sustainable Energy, Tech. & Innovation
🎤Feature Event
  Sustainable Innovation In Sport

Sustainable Innovation In Sport

Europe, Sports, Tech. & Innovation

Join us at the 2nd Sustainable Innovation in Sport on 22-23 February, 2017 in Munich, Germany – a 2 day meeting bringing together stakeholders and influencers who are engendering positive environmental impacts through sport. This event follows a highly successful first edition of Sustainable Innovation in Sport 2015 which took place during COP21 in Paris.


This two day meeting will deep dive into the economic, political and societal opportunities that enhancing sustainability in sports can offer to stakeholders in the industry, will amplify and bring awareness to current initiatives that are changing the face of the international sports and sustainability space, as well as focus on new policy and technologies that can be significant game changers.


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Climate Action and UNEP are delighted to present the 10th anniversary edition of the official Climate Action report for COP22, Marrakech, Morocco.