One UN COP 18 Side Event Showcases Country Experiences with Capacity Building for Clean Technologies
5 December 2012, Doha, Qatar - Capacity building is needed not only to enable developing countries to use clean technologies, but also to assess technology needs and support low emission development planning. This was one of the key messages of a One UN side-event entitled “Building Capacity for Effective National Planning and the Deployment of Clean Technologies”, 5 December 2012, Doha, Qatar co-organized by the UN Environment Programme (UNEP), the UN Development Programme (UNDP), and the UN Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) in partnership with International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). The event which took place in the margins of the 18th Conference of the Parties (COP 18) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) engaged around 40 participants in an interactive dialogue.
- Side Event Flyer (PDF)
- Presentation Lea Kai Aboujaoude, Lebanon (PDF)
- Presentation Luis Muñozcano, Mexico (PDF)
- Presentation Dalia Streimikiene, Lithuania (PDF)
Photo 1: Yamil Bonduki, Manager, LECB Programme, UNDP and John Christensen, Director, UNEP Risø Center.
Photo 2: Luis Muñozcano, Deputy Director General for Climate Change Projects, Ministry of Environment, Mexico; and Lea Kai Aboujaoude, National Coordinator TNA Project, Ministry of Environment, Lebanon.
Photo 3: Jorge Rogat, Project Manager, TNA Project, UNEP Risø Center and Dalia Streimikiene, Lithuanian Energy Institute.