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Africa Office Newsletter - May-June 2018
United Nations Environment Programme
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OzoNews Volume XVII - 15 June 2017
United Nations Environment Programme

1. Effects of Ozone Depletion Felt in the Tropics 2. Visit OzonAction Information Booth at 39th OEWG 3. The Ozone Secretariat is introducing a new system for the registration of delegates to the meetings of the Vienna Convention and the Montreal Protocol 4. Key Greenhouse Gases Higher than Any Time over Last 800,000 Years 5. Are You Committed? The Time to Act on Refrigerants is Now 6. What are Ozone Depleting Substances on Ships? 7. 1st IIR International Conference on the Application of HFO Refrigerants [...]


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OzonAction Special Issue 2015 – 30 Years of Healing Ozone Together: Beyond HCFCs
United Nations Environment Programme

As the international community proudly celebrates the 30th anniversary of the Vienna Convention for Protection of the Ozone Layer, the success story of protecting the ozone layer resonates in all fora. Today the world boasts of having phased out 98 per cent of ozone depleting substances (ODS). However, the use of ODS continues to increase in technologies which are indispensable to life on Earth.


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OzoNews Volume XVIII - 30 November 2018
United Nations Environment Programme

In this issue: 1. Emergence of ozone recovery evidenced by reduction in the occurrence of Antarctic ozone loss saturation 2. Advancing nationally determined contributions (NDCs) through climate-friendly refrigeration and air conditioning: Guidance for policymakers 3. Conclusions of the "Technical report on energy efficiency in HFC-free supermarket refrigeration" 4. NEW OzonAction smartphone application: Good Servicing: Flammable Refrigerants Quick Guide 5. NEW OzonAction smartphone application: Refrigerant Identifier Video Series 6. Refrigeration and food security 7. OzonAction Partners with ISHRAE at India’s First Refrigeration-Focused Expo 8. European Union to join hands with India for the growth of sustainable technologies 9. EU countries urged to tackle illegal HFC trade 10. Q&A on HFOs and HCFOs 11. Excerpt from Michael Gove speech on" UK Climate Change Projections" 12. Les députés adoptent une taxe sur les gaz réfrigérants HFC (France) 13. European Commission opened public consultations on energy labelling for refrigerating appliances with a direct sales function 14. EPA settlements with companies across New England improve compliance to help prevent chemical accidents 15. Get your free EPA 608: 2019 Refrigerant Compliance checklist & guidelines 16. Regional district to accept fridges and freezers for free


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OzoNews Volume XVII - 30 May 2017
United Nations Environment Programme

1. UN Secretary-General Pledges Higher Bar on Climate Action, Energy Efficiency, Stressing Dire Consequences of Failure to Embrace Green Economy 2. OzonAction Clearinghouse Survey on Publications, Information Sharing and Capacity Building Tools 3. Vienna Convention and Montreal Protocol Meetings: A Primer 4. The Kigali Amendment to the Montreal Protocol - Opportunities and Next Steps - OzonAction Video 5. WCO Steps Up Collaboration with UNEP on Global Warming 6. The Ozone Awards 2017: Call for Nominations [...]


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OzoNews Volume XVIII - 16 June 2018
United Nations Environment Programme

A fortnightly electronic news update on ozone and climate protection and the implementation of the Montreal Protocol brought to you by OzonAction.


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OzoNews Vol. XVIII - 15 November 2018: 30th Meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol Edition
United Nations Environment Programme

In this issue: 1. Montreal Protocol closes annual meeting with new mandates, strengthened enforcement and momentum for climate action 2. Summary of the Thirtieth Meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol: 5-9 November 2018 3. Montreal Protocol assessment reveals healing ozone, untapped potential for climate action 4. Highlights Scientific Assessment of Ozone Depletion: 2018 5. Refrigerant Management Tools for Developing Countries UN Environment Programme OzonAction/ASHRAE Side Event 30th Meeting of the Parties, Quito, Ecuador 6. NEW OzonAction smartphone application: Good Servicing: Flammable Refrigerants Quick Guide 7. NEW OzonAction smartphone application: Refrigerant Identifier Video Series 8. Sustainable refrigeration for food and nutrition security in an increasingly urban world 9. Ozone hole modest despite optimum conditions for ozone depletion.


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OzoNews VolXVII - 30 November 2017
United Nations Environment Programme

A fortnightly electronic news update on ozone and climate protection and the implementation of the Montreal Protocol brought to you by OzonAction.


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OzonAction Special Issue 2014: New Responsibilities under the HCFC Phase-out
United Nations Environment Programme

Newsletter dedicated to the protection of the ozone layer and implementation of the Montreal Protocol. This is a special issue.


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OzoNews Volume XVIII - 15-30 December 2018
United Nations Environment Programme

In this issue: 1. Special End of Year Message, Tina Birmpili, Executive Secretary, Ozone Secretariat "The Kigali Amendment: A New Year’s resolution we cannot break". 2. Buildings and construction sector – Huge untapped potential for emission reductions. 3. Ozone depletion increases Antarctic snowfall, partially mitigates ice sheet loss. 4. How ice particles promote the formation of radicals. 5. Mini Screw: the development of a high-CFM compact compressor for LGWP A1 low-pressure refrigerant. 6. "The Dawn of a New Refrigeration Era - The Kigali Amendment for a Brighter Future". 7. OzonAction Brings Bangladesh Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Professionals to China for Cool Training. 8. Centro Studi Galileo trains Chinese technicians on R290 A/C. 9. Japan to start helping Thailand collect greenhouse gas HCFCs next year. 10. Transforming the US market to phase down potent HFCs. 11. Washington governor proposes HFC-reduction program. 12. Centro Studi Galileo Certifies the first woman of the Middle East in RAC. 13. Turkmenistan greatly reduces use of ozone depleting substances.


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