|Launch of the United Nations Alliance on Climate Change Education, Training and Public Awareness|
|Type: Event |
|Geographical coverage: International |
|Implementing Entity: UNFCCC|
|Language: English |
|Cost: unspecified |
|Monday, 3 December 2012, 13:15-14:45, Side Event Room 1 (Hall 5, ground floor)|
At this side event the UNFCCC secretariat together with senior representatives of the other founding members will launch the United Nations Alliance on Climate Change Education, Training and Public Awareness. High-level representatives from Parties and the Global Environment Facility will highlight examples of successful cooperation with founding members on climate change education, training and public awareness activities. The Alliance’s objectives will be presented and its founding members, including FAO, UNEP, UNESCO, UNFCCC, UNICEF, UNITAR and WMO will showcase how they will provide support to and benefit of this new interagency cooperation. Participants will be invited to share their views on the Alliance’s draft framework for action and contribute to its further development.