November 08, 2016 15:49

Alliance2015 Members at COP22

The tube for the fermentation process is filled with dung and water. The methane produced through this process will be conducted as heating gas for the cooking stove. Bolivia, 2013. Photo: HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation/Simon B. Opladen

The 22nd session of the Conference of the Parties (COP22) is being held in Marrakech, Morocco from 7 to 18 November 2016. Its focus is on further hatching out the details of the Paris Agreement, which entered into force on 4 November 2016, especially those related to adaptation, transparency, technology transfer, mitigation, capacity building, and loss and damages.

Our members Hivos and HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation are organising and/or participating in several side events at COP22. See below for more information on those events and join the discussion.

Unlocking Climate Finance for Decentralised Energy Access, Serving Both Development and the Climate

What: Hivos panel discussion highlighting recent research by IIED & Hivos
When: 7 November, 14.00-15.30
Where: Salle 1, Africa Pavilion

Read more and see IIED’s Storify highlights from the event.

Energy for Rural Areas

What: EU Energy Dialogue
When: 14 November, 15.15-16.45
Where: Blue Zone
Hivos will participate in the panel and moderate the discussion.

For more information about the event please click here.

Beyond Fire: How to Achieve Sustainable Cooking

What: Press conference launch of the “Beyond Fire” report, published by the World Future Council and Hivos
When: 15 November, 11.30-12.00
Where: Conference Room Dakhla

For more information about the event please click here.

Scaling Up Water and Agriculture Climate Sensitive Investments in Mountain Regions

What: Side event hosted by the Ministry of Development Planning – Bolivia, The Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the Mountain Partnership and HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation
When: 15 November, 15.00-16.30
Where: Green Zone
HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation will participate in the panel and moderate the discussion.

For more information about the event please click here.

How Can We Achieve RE for All – A Special Perspective on the Global South

What: Workshop with Christian Aid, CAN, WFC and Hivos
When: 15 November, 15.00-17.30
Where: ENGO Room

For more information about the event please click here.

100% RE for 1.5C Coalition

What: Special event CAN
When: 16 November, 15.00-18.00
Where: TBC
Hivos will participate in the panel with a representative of the island of Sumba.

For more information about the event please click here.

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