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12 December, 2015:
Welcome to a New World of "Paris" Climate Action
by Gunnar Boye Olesen, INFORSE

27 September, 2015
"Sustainable Energy" became one of the 17
UN Sustainable Development Goals for 2030

INFORSE activities at UN events

As observer, INFORSE has been involed among others:

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change - Conferences of Parties - UNFCCC COPs:

* COP 21 in Paris, France in December 2015
Many visited the INFORSE 's exhibition in the "Blue Zone"
It was in cooperation with AIWC and Nordic Folkecenter for Renewable Energy.

INFORSE Side Events in Paris:

"Blue Zone": December 3, 2015

"Climate Generations" Area:
- December 8 and 10, 2015

- READ: Welcome to a New World of "Paris" Climate Action by Gunnar Boye Olesen, INFORSE

* Pre-COP21 (SBI 42) in Bonn in June 2015
INFORSE Side Events in Bonn:
- June 3, 2015: 100% Renewables
- June 10, 2015: Sustainable Rural Development
in South Asia

* COP 20 in Lima, Peru, in 2014

* COP 19 in Warsaw, Poland, in 2013

* COP 18 in Doha, Qatar, in 2012
INFORSE exhibition and Side Event

* COP 17 in Durban, South Africa, in 2011
INFORSE exhibition and Side Event

* COP 16 in Cancun, Mexico, in 2010
Launch of the Project: “Southern Voices Capacity Building Programme”. INFORSE is partner.

* COP 15 in Copenhagen, Denmark in 2009
INFORSE exhibition and Side Event

* COP 14 in Poznan, Poland in 2008
INFORSE exhibition and Side Event

The Rio Process
The network was established at the NGO Global Forum of the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED) so called "Earth Summit" in Rio in 1992.
INFORSE has participated on the "Rio Process" conferences including the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD) so called Rio+20 in 2012, WSSD Johannesburg in 2002, RE Conference in Bonn'04, and BIREC in Beijing'05.

United Nations Economic Commission for Europe - UN-ECE: UN-ECE Committee on Sustainable Energy

United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development (UN CSD) Process: UN CSD 9, CSD 14 & CSD 15.

Welcome to a New World of 'Paris' Climate Action December 12, 2015
by Gunnar Boye Olesen, INFORSE The article explains why the Paris Agreement is an important step forward, even though it is not perfect. The articles also outlines some of the main missing elements to limit climate change to 1.5-2'C.
INFORSE at UNFCCC COP21 Paris, France: Exhibition and Side Events - Nov. 28 - Dec. 11, 2015
INFORSE was lead and co-organisers of Side Events on: December 3 ("Blue Zone" at the UN Conference building), and on December 8 amd 10 ("Green Zone" - Climate Generation Area organised by the French Government)
INFORSE at UNFCCC SBI 42 Pre-Conference in Bonn, June 3 & 10, 2015
* 4 June, 16:45-18:15, Room: Berlin
- Getting Ready for Zero; An overview of who is working on zero carbon modelling & tool kits.
* 10 June, 18:30-20:00, Room: Bonn I
- Rural Development with Climate Mitigating Solutions in South Asia
INFORSE South-Asia NGO Cooperation Project in 2015-17
Advocacy on Sustainable Eco-Village Development
climate change, protect environment and reduce poverty.
Southern Voices on Climate Change - 2014
NGO Capacity Building Project
Project Period: Two phases: 2011-2014
INFORSE at UNFCCC COP19 - Warsaw, Poland. Exhibition and Side Event
November 18 (Monday) 16.45-18.15,
Room: Torun, 2nd floor, Zone B3,
Title: New Solutions of Climate Mitigation in South & North; NGO Voices; Technology Mechanism
INFORSE at UNFCCC COP18 - Doha, Qatar. Exhibition and Side Event
INFORSE Exhibition:
November 27 - December 7, 2012
Wednesday, December 5 - time: 11.30-13.00
Title: Climate-proofing Affordable Energy Services: local experiences that support sustainable development.
INFORSE at Rio +20, June 2012
Date: June 19, 2012, Time: 17.30-19.00
Place: RioCentro, Room T-5
November 29- December 10, 2010 UNFCCC COP 16, Cancun, Mexico
INFORSE Coordinators partipated
Please read Press Release on CDM
INFORSE-Europe Projects
INFORSE-Europe has been active and member organisations cooperated in many countries
Distance Internet Education on Renewable Energy Technologies
New Courses Start again every year !

The course is GRATIS for NGOs in Europe!
The course is offered by INFORSE-Europe, mainly for European NGOs. The course is in English.
December 1-12, 2008 UNFCCC COP 14, Poznan, Poland
INFORSE Coordinators participated at COP14.
Side Event and Exhibition.
INFORSE at UN CSD15: April 30 - May 11, 2007
INFORSE Side Event: Monday, April 30 2007, 6.15 - 7.45 pm, UN Building, Conference Room B.
Sustainable Energy for South and North, NGO Experiences and Visions Including Successes of Grameen Shakti in Bangladesh.
INFORSE globe logo
INFORSE is actively engaged in international awareness rising.

INFORSE follows and influences sustainable energy issues in international negotiations.

INFORSE is accredited to the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) and to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).

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