Sustainable Energy & CC Policies:
Poverty Reduction in Asia & EECCA.
Zero Carbon Scenario in EU.
- Successes to reduce poverty, new manuals for development solutions with less
GHG in South Asia, sustainable energy visions / scenarios for North.
- Exchange of views among NGOs, EECCA governments & UN on capacity
building, role of women, technology transfer, UNFCCC mechanisms, human
|Chair: Roque Pedace, (INFORSE-Latin America, Rejima, Argentina)
(right), Sabina Bock (WECF) (left).
|Poverty Reduction via Sustainable
Experiences from India, Nepal, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka
||Overview of NGO experiences to reduce poverty with renewable
energy: biogas, solar, wind, water etc in South Asia. Micro financing
in Bangladesh. Manual of Solutions published by INFORSE in English,
Hindi, Nepalese, Bangladeshi, Singhalese (CD).
Raymond Myles, INFORSE South Asia & INSEDA, India; (handouts
||Solar driers used by women in India. AIWC experiences
using renewable energy to reduce poverty.
Farida Hussain, All India Women’s Conference (AIWC),
- Farida holds a mambo bar in her hand, which was dried in a solar
India. There was a short film on the mambo bar and it was tasted
many at the event.
||CRT's Experiences with small scale renewable energy solutions
in Nepal: Biomass based cooking stoves, improved watermills,
By Lumin Kumar Shrestha, and Centre for Rural Technology
(CRT-N), Nepal. (handouts
|Experiences from Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Georgia
||A solar project in Kyrgyzstan: Solar cookers and pasteurizers,
low cost installations, training courses in villages.
By Evgeny Bogatikov, Ecological Movement „BIOM“,
Kyrgyzstan; (handouts 594
||Energy saving projects in Tajikistan: Challenges and
Outcomes: insulation, greenhouses, efficient stoves exchange
Problems and Obstacles
Timur Idrisov, Little Earth, Tajikistan; (handouts
||Renewable Energy potential in Georgia, legal framework
and its problems and solutions. Activities: Studies identifying
opportunities, awareness raising campaigns, education.
Ketevan Kiria and Greens Movement/FoE-Georgia. (handouts
|Visions on Sustainable Energy
|Transition to Sustainable Energy in 25-50 years.
|| 100 % Renewables by 2050, Scenario for Europe. Benefits
for Employment in Poland.
Boye Olesen, INFORSE-Europe/OVE, Denmark (handouts
||Power Down with Efficiency, Power Up with Renewables, Carbon
Free Before 2030 in UK.
By Paul Allen, Centre for Alternative Technology
(CAT) in Wales, ZeroCarbonBritain, UK (handouts
|Mobilize Women as Change Makers! Ensure Gender Equity
in the Post-2012 Regime
Examples of women who are working on gender equity and
climate change.Women’s Voices: Lobby and Advocacy. No
Nuclear in CDM and JI!.
By Ruth Bond, National Federation of Women’s
Institutes, UK (handouts
114 kB),and Irene Dankelmann (on photo), WECF, (handouts
Presentations can be also downloaded as pdf file handouts
at the UNFCCC
's list of side event and on there is a review
INFORSE exhibition at COP14 and Pictures:
COP14 Official & NGO
delegates travel is supported by the Norwegian Forum for Development
and Environment, EU
DG Environment operational grant for INFORSE-Europe, the
Swedish Acid Rain Secretariat and Henrich Böll Foundation.
INFORSE's Participation at Present, and Following UNFCCC
Conference of Parties (COP):
at UNFCCC SB48, in Bonn, Germany, April 30-May 10, 2018
COP23 in Bonn/Fiji, 2017
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,
- INFORSE at UNFCCC COP 18 in Doha, Qatar, 2012.
- INFORSE at UNFCCC COP 17 in Durban, South
- INFORSE at UNFCCC COP 16 in 2010 in Cancun,
- INFORSE at UNFCCC COP 15 in 2009 in Copenhagen,
- INFORSE's Position Paper on Climate Change (INFORSE's
file 99kB) at the start of COP15, 7 December, 2009.
- INFORSE's brief analysis of the outcome of COP15 (INFORSE's
file 64 kB), 21 December, 2009.
- INFORSE at COP14 in 2008 in Poznan, Poland.
other INFORSE participation at UN Conference