Tagged on: India

Chapters and Articles
Bridging the Gap: Enhancing Mitigation Ambition and Action at G20 Level and Globally. Pre-release version of a chapter in the forthcoming UNEP Emissions Gap Report 2019
Höhne, N., Fransen, T., Hans, F., Bhardwaj, A., Blanco, G., den Elzen, M., Hagemann, M., Henderson, C., Keesler, D., Kejun J., Kuriyama, A., Sha, F., Song, R., Tamura, K., Wills, W.
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2019
OzonAction Partners with ISHRAE at India's First Refrigeration-Focused Expo
United Nations Environment Programme

REFCOLD 2018, India’s first exposition focusing specifically on the refrigeration industry and the cold chain sector was organized by the Indian Society of Heating, Refrigeration & Air-Conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE).


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2018
PAS-Hg sampling in Chennai, India
Mukhopadhyay, Krishnendu
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2018
First “Ozone2Climate” Technology Roadshow After Kigali Amendment Held Near Inspiring Taj Mahal
United Nations Environment Programme

The first ever Ozone2Climate (O2C) Technology Roadshow following the Kigali Amendment to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer was organised by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Government of India and the UN Environment (UNEP) OzonAction’s Compliance Assistance Programme (CAP) in association with the Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Manufacturers Association (RAMA), Indian Polyurethane Association (IPUA), Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), GIZ and UN Development Programme (UNDP).


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2017
Reports and Books
The Emissions Gap Report 2017: A UN Environment Synthesis Report
United Nations Environment Programme

The eighth UN Environment Emissions Gap Report provides an up-to-date scientific assessment of the global progress towards the emissions reductions required to be on track to meet the long-term goal of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). The overall conclusion of the assessment is that government and other stakeholder’s emissions reduction commitments are far from the level of ambition required for an emissions pathway consistent with staying below a 2°C, let alone a 1.5°C, temperature increase.


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2017
Reports and Books
Actions on Air Quality: Policies & Programmes for Improving Air quality around the World
United Nations Environment Programme

This publication provides a snapshot of the progress being made to adopt and implement key actions that can significantly improve air quality.


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2016
Reports and Books
Loss and Damage: The Role of Ecosystem Services
United Nations Environment Programme

This report tries to advance understanding of climatic stressor effects on ecosystems and possible correlations and implications for societal losses and damages. Five case studies from Asia, Africa, Europe, and North America are used to illustrate effects through realworld examples, covering a range of climatic stressors, such as drought, floods, heat waves, and cyclones.


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2016
Reports and Books
Delivering a Sustainable Financial System in India - Final report
United Nations Environment Programme

This report has been written by: Ms. Rita Roy Choudhury, Senior Director and Head, Environment, Climate Change, Renewable Energy and Water Division (FICCI), Ms. Priyanka Dhingra, Consultant – Environment (FICCI), Dr. Rathin Roy, Director, National Institute of Public Finance and Policy (NIPFP), Mr. Vivan Sharan, Partner (Koan Advisory Group) and Mr. Nick Robins, Co-Director (UNEP Inquiry).


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2016
Our Planet
Our Planet: Making Our Future Chemical-Safe
United Nations Environment Programme

Chemicals are used in almost every area of the world economy. The future of sustainable development is therefore inseparable from the way chemicals are managed from their design to production, use and disposal. In this issue of Our Planet, distinguished policy makers and experts highlight how addressing sound management of chemicals and waste is at the core of addressing the sustainable development issues of today. They urge all stakeholders to commit to a chemical-safe future for health, environment and economic growth.


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2015
Reports and Books
Designing a Sustainable Financial System for India: Interim Report
United Nations Environment Programme

This joint report by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) and the UNEP Inquiry into the Design of a Sustainable Financial System highlights key proposals on aligning the Indian financial system with sustainability, by outlining feasible options for transformation of the Indian financial regulatory landscape, regulations and incentives that will channel finance into sustainable development priorities, and innovative markets for clean energy financing."


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2015