INFORSE continues to participate in the "Southern Voices" Programme
to increase the capacity of NGOs to work on climate policies.
The Program's Phase
2 (2012-2014) is the continuation of the Phase 1 (2011-2012).
INFORSE South Asia
is involved with the Coordinator, Raymond Myles, INSEDA, and INFORSE
member organisations in the region.
the programme to:
- Increase the
networking among NGOs that promote renewable energy and energy efficiency
for access to energy. This is important for the necessary introduction
of sustainable and affordable access to energy for all. The networking
shall help increasing the knowledge as well as the advocacy capacity
of the NGOs to promote the sustainable energy solutions. If you want
to be involved in the INFORSE contact list and/or network, please
- Collect and coordinate
NGO positions on climate mitigation and how people and countries
can participate while reducing poverty and improve their development.
- Organise regional
meetings of INFORSE members.
- Organise national
activities in selected countries.
- Collect cases
with good practices in promoting renewable energy and energy efficiency
for increased energy access, both cases on policy initiatives and
cases on actual better access to energy. The cases will be used for
inspiration of NGOs as well as for advocating better conditions for
the increased use sustainable energy to increase access to energy.
first issue published in 2012 at Energy
Access Cases and the second issue Energy
Access and Climate Protection Cases (online in June
Launch of Publication: "Combining
Energy Access and Climate Protection"
at Bonn, UN Climate COP Pre-Conference
- How energy can be provided
with sustainable energy, reducing emissions and
increasing well being", Cases in Asia
Compiled by the INFORSE members.
The Draft was launched
on 18 November 2013 at the UNFCCC
Full text as pdf from Publication in
For contacts to the
Project, contact INFORSE
Regional Coordinators and Focal Points, and INFORSE-South
The programme is
made by a consortium of five Danish NGOs, Climate Action Network and
IIED. It is coordinated by CARE Denmark and funded by the Danish International
Development Agency (DANIDA). INFORSE activities also include INFORSE-South
Asia, INFORSE-Africa, INFORSE-Europe, and the Danish INFORSE member "Sustainable
October, 2014, Copenhagen, Denmark
Seminar: Learning from Southern Voices: How to make advocacy on climate change
Launch Publication: Climate Change Advocacy Tool
Toolkit 1: Start Here! Introducing Advocacy and the Climate Change
Toolkit 2: Planning Advocacy
Toolkit 3: Framing the Debate: Messages and Communication
Toolkit 4: Strengthening Advocacy Networks
Toolkit 5: Influencing Decision Makers
Toolkit 6: Engaging the Public
Toolkit 7: Engaging the Media
Toolkit 8: Supporting Local Voices
Toolkit 9: Policy Implementation & Finance
- Program: Seminar,
October 30, 2014
- Download Publication from: Climate
Change Advocacy Toolkit
21 May, 2012, Bonn Germany
by the Southern Voices programme, involving
INFORSE, Climate Action Network, CLACC and other networks: Report
Reveals Key Role for Civil Society in Policymaking in a Changing Climate
Press Release: pdf file (21 kB)
Download the Report from the Project's web site: SouthernVoices.net
Read about the overall programme at www.climatecapacity.org /
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