Regional Collaboration Centres

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UNFCCC Regional Collaboration Centres
Promoting Action Against Climate Change

The Regional Collaboration Centres (RCCs) support national climate action through capacity-building, technical assistance and strategic networking - sourcing know-how and resources to drive clean development.

They were established to spread the benefits of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM), which spurs investment in sustainable development by rewarding projects that reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Since adoption of the Paris Climate Change Agreement in December 2015, the RCCs have had the broader task of supporting implementation of countries' Nationally Determined Contributions under that agreement.

23 to 26 July 2018 - Regional Hands-on-training for the African region

The Consultative Group of Experts (CGE), with the support of the Regional Collaboration Centre Lomé (UNFCCC – BOAD Western African Development Bank), conducted the first in the series of 3 hands-on training workshop on identifying and reporting adaptation actions in national communications, in Lomé, Togo, from 23 to 26 July 2018. Read more>>

11 July 2018 - How Blockchain technology is driving Global Climate Action in Latin America and the Caribbean

The Regional Collaboration Centres Panama (UNFCCC-CAF Development Bank of Latin America) and St. George's (UNFCCC-WINDREF) partnered with LEDSLAC to hold a regional Webinar on Blockchain technology and Global Action. Read more>>