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United Nations Climate Change Conference
November 28 - December 9, 2011, Durban, South Africa

INFORSE exhibition at UNFCCC COP17 DurbanINFORSE side event at UNFCCC COP17

INFORSE is attending the UNFCCC COP 17 in Durban, South Africa

- INFORSE Exhibition - Date: November 28 - December 9, 2011

The INFORSE exhibition is organised in cooperation with World Future Council (WFC).
INFORSE and NGO members: Renewables for Development: Solar, wind, hydro, efficient stoves. Visions for 100% Sustainable Energy. Education: Schools SPARE, online DIERET. Moving solar kits. Free publications. WFC presents best policies for RE, climate finance and sustainable city development.

- Side Event: Renewable Energy Policies for Climate Resilience, Sustainable Development and Poverty Reduction
Date: December 2, 2011, 16:45 - 18:15, Room: Indwe River
Organised in cooperation with INFORSE, HELIO and The Swedish Society for Nature Conservation (SSNC).
Presentations from Africa and Asia by INFORSE and HELIO Network members - Real-life efforts to use renewable energy and energy efficiency solutions for GHG emission mitigation, development and poverty reduction. - Tools to climate-proof supporting energy policies including results from cases.

Proceedings of the Side Event:

- Pierre Dembele, Mali Folkecenter, Case: Local Use of Jatropha Oil for Rural Electrification in Mali: Garalo Project - A New Paradigm of Energy for Sustainable Development. Presentation slides (pdf 225 kB)
- Hamid Taybo, Adel-Sofala, Mozambique, C
ase: Improved Cook Stoves Saving Energy and Opportunities for Business, Success with local renewable energy in the Sofala province, project with VE Denmark. Presentation slides (pdf 235 kB)
- Michel Takam, ADEID, Cameroon,
Case: Micro-hydro in Cameroon. Presentation slides (pdf 414 kB)
- Raymond Myles, INFORSE South Asia/INSEDA, India,
Case: Household Biogas Plant (BGP) with Climate Mitigation, Carbon Credit under VER for BGP built by INSEDA members and Partners in India. Presentation slides (pdf 900 kB)
- Usha Nair, AIWC, All India Women Conference, Cases: Solar food dryers, solar lanterns to income generation from India. Presentation slides (pdf 580 kB)
- Tanay Sidki Uyar, Eurosolar Turkey
, 100% Renewable Energy is More Possible in Turkey, Experiences and proposals for local renewable energy in emerging economies. Presentation slides (pdf 963 kB)
- Djimingue Nanasta, INFORSE-West Africa/ENDA, Senegal
, Case: Access to Improved Oven for Fish Smoking and Women Entrepreneurship in Senegal. Presentation slides (pdf 210 kB)
- Timothy Byakola, INFORSE-East Africa/CDI, Uganda,
Policy Recommendations Scaling up Access to Clean Energy Services for the Poor East Africa. Presentation slides (pdf 243 kB)

- Gunnar Boye Olesen, INFORSE (summary of proposals, NGO proposals for climate policies)

- Laura Williamson, HELIO International,
Ecodevelopment and Resilient Energy Policies. Presentation slides (pdf 566 kB)
- Sylvain Defo, Ministère de l’Energie et de l’Eau (Cameroon)
- Tcharabalo Abiyou, Ministère des Mines, de l’énergie et de l’Eau. (Togo)

- Niclas Hällström, Swedish Society for Nature Conservation on Bottom-up Renewable Energy Revolution: Global Feed-in Tariffs

INFORSE participated also on the Side Event of the Southern Voices Programme on Climate Change organised in cooperation with CAN-International:
Date: December 6, 2011, Time: 11.30-13.00, Room: Hex River

During this conference, there was also a meeting about the "Southern Voices on Climate Change Capacity Building Programme". Read about the project at INFORSE-Asia and INFORSE-Africa.

From INFORSE and INFORSE members the following delegates participate among others:
- Gunnar Boye Olesen, leader of the INFORSE Delegation / Danish 92-Group
- Raymond Myles, INFORSE-South Asia / INSEDA, India
- Timothy Byakola, INFORSE-East Africa /CDI, Uganda
- Secou Sarr, INFORSE-West Africa / ENDA, Senegal
- Djimingue Nanasta, INFORSE-West Africa / ENDA, Senegal
- Pierre Dembele, INFORSE-West Africa / Mali Folkecenter, Mali
- Usha Nair, INFORSE - South Asia / AIWC, All India Women Conference, India
- Zareen Myles, INFORSE South Asia, WAFD, India
- Ursel Beckmann, INFORSE-Europe / Ecoact, Germany
- Hamid Taybo, INFORSE - Africa / Adel-Sofala, Mozambique
- Laura Williamson, HELIO-International, France
- Tanay Sidki Uyar, INFORSE-Europe / Eurosolar Turkey
- Olga Senova, Friends of Baltic, Russia
- Andriy Martynyuk, Ecoclub, Ukraine

UNFCCC COP17 Side Events Schedule
UNFCCCCOP17 List of Exhibitors

The Official Host site of the UNFCCC COP17 Durban
and the COP17 of the Official site of UNFCCC.

See INFORSE's Participation at Previous, Present, and Following UNFCCC Conference of Parties (COP):
- INFORSE at UNFCCC COP24 in Katowice, Poland, 2018
- INFORSE at UNFCCC SB48, in Bonn, Germany, April 30-May 10, 2018
- INFORSE at UNFCCC COP23 in Bonn/Fiji, 2017
- INFORSE at UNFCCC COP22 in Marrakesh, Morocco, 2016.
- INFORSE at UNFCCC SBI44 PreCOP22 in Bonn, Germany, 2016.
- INFORSE at UNFCCC COP 21 in Paris, France, 2015.
- INFORSE at UNFCCC SBI42 Pre-COP 21 in Bonn, Germany, 2015.
- INFORSE at UNFCCC COP 20 in Lima, Peru, 2014.
- INFORSE at UNFCCC COP 19 in Warsaw, Poland, 2013.
- INFORSE at UNFCCC COP 18 in Doha, Qatar, 2012.
- INFORSE at UNFCCC COP 17 in Durban, South Africa 2011.
- INFORSE at UNFCCC COP 16 in 2010 in Cancun, Mexico.
- INFORSE at UNFCCC COP 15 in 2009 in Copenhagen, Denmark.
- INFORSE's Position Paper on Climate Change (INFORSE's Position pdf file 99kB) at the start of COP15, 7 December, 2009.
- INFORSE's brief analysis of the outcome of COP15 (INFORSE's Analysis pdf file 64 kB), 21 December, 2009.
- INFORSE at COP14 in 2008 in Poznan, Poland.

See other INFORSE participation at UN Conferences