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Image  The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) secretariat and the East African Development Bank (EADB)  signed a partnership agreement in 2013 to establish a regional collaboration centre in Kampala, Uganda in an effort to increase participation in clean development mechanism (CDM) projects.

Countries supported: Angola, Botswana, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Lesotho, Libya, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

 
Latest News
 

Converting Rwandan NDC into action: The role of NAMAs in NDC implementation

4 - 5 April 2017: As part of its commitment to support low carbon climate resilient economic growth, UNFCCC RCC Kampala together with the GIZ, NAMA Facilty and Ricardo Energy & Environment, held a workshop on converting nationally determined contributions into action, in a bid to support the Government of Rwanda's effort to implement its NDC to the Paris Agreement.

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For the agenda and presentations click here

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Other News

Final report on the nationally determined contributions survey available now!

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Developing Countries Urgently Need Finance to Green Power Sectors

Countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America and the Caribbean urgently need financial support to green their power sectors and thereby implement their national climate action plans under the pdf-icon Paris Climate Change Agreement. This is a key finding of a report on the nationally determined contributions survey conducted by the Nairobi Framework Partnership in 2016.

Read more: English   French   Spanish

pdf-icon Download the report >> (6208 kB)

Paris Agreement’s Economic Instruments Can Spur National Action, Ambition – Regional Dialogues

Reports just released from five regional meetings reveal the views of non-State actors in developing countries on the Paris Agreement’s provisions for (1) transferring mitigation outcomes, essentially emissions trading; (2) a new Sustainable Development Mechanism; and (3) a framework for non-market approaches. All three of the economic instruments are described in Article 6 of the Paris Agreement.

pdf-icon East and Southern African summary report >> (859 kB)  
All reports >>

Read the story on the UNFCCC Newsroom >> Eng  Fr  Sp

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Capacity building workshop on development of CDM activities and NAMA for public and private sector in Zimbabwe, 24 - 26 August 2016, Nyanga, Zimbabwe

For the agenda, report, and presentations from this workshop see here

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Report of the practitioners’ workshop on climate finance for low carbon development at EADB, Kampala 

On 29 August, RCC Kampala and EADB held a one-day practitioners' workshop on climate finance at the EADB headquarters in Kampala.

pdf-icon Read more about the workshop >> (182 kB)
For the agenda and presentations click here.

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Capacity building workshop on Standardized Baselines as MRV tool
for Rwandan stakeholders

In April 2016, RCC Kampala together with the Rwanda Environment Management
Authority (REMA), GIZ-Uganda and Carbon Africa conducted a two day training
workshop in Rwanda for public and private sector.

Read more about the workshop here.

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Events

2017

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Africa Carbon Forum 2017, Cotonou, Benin, 28 - 30 June

Read more >> English  French
Brochure >> English  French

2016
Read about last year's ACF 2016 on the UNFCCC Newsroom >>
Opening press release:
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Closing press release:
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Resources

Resources prior to 2016

RCC Kampala newsletters
To subscribe to the newletter, please contact rcckampala@unfccc.int.

2017
pdf-icon June (615 kB)
pdf-icon May (698 kB)
pdf-icon March (753 kB)

2016
pdf-icon December (437 kB)   
pdf-icon 31 October (625 kB)
pdf-icon 23 September (331 kB)
pdf-icon 2 September (331 kB)
pdf-icon June (632 kB)
pdf-icon April (751 kB)

Workshops

Converting Rwandan NDC into action: The role of NAMAs in NDC implementation
(4 - 5 April 2017, Kigali, Rwanda)

Capacity building workshop on development of CDM activities and NAMA for public and private sector in Zimbabwe (24 - 25 August 2016)

Practitioners workshop on climate finance (29 August 2016)

pdf-icon Opportunities from Paris on Climate Finance: Addis Workshop on clean technology – is during the workshop ‘Africa Biogas and Clean Cooking Conference’ (333 kB) (4th–7 April, Addis Ababa)

pdf-icon Overview Paris Agreement - delivered by Vikrant Badve during Anglophone African Regional Workshop on “Converting INDCs into action: the role of NAMAs in INDC implementation” (802 kB) (2-4 May 2016, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia)

Training workshop for public and private sector on CDM and use of Standardised Baselines (SBs) as MRV tool for wider mitigation activities in Rwanda’’ during Rwanda workshop (26-27th April, Kigali)

 
Contact us

East African Development Bank (EADB)
4 Nile Avenue
P.O. Box 7128, Kampala, Uganda

Tel.: +256 417 112900
Fax: +256 414 253 585
Email: RCCKampala@unfccc.int

Partner organization:
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