Climate Change

Monthly meeting on 26th Jul 2017!

With support from Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES), CCWG invited Mr. Thomas Hirsch, senior expert from Germany to have a full day meeting at Oxfam office. This meeting is a great opportunity for CCWG members to enhance capacity on advocacy strategy on national adaptation plan through international experiences. Moreover, CCWG members had a chance to hear about the impacts and implications of US's decision to withdraw the Paris Agreement. The last session focused on COP23: main topics of discussion and expected outputs of COP23 and the opportunities of CSOs to advocate Gov on adaptation and mitigation.

Please follow the link below for the presentations: 

International conference about National Adaptation Plan!

According to the Plan for Implementation of the Paris Agreement of Vietnam, the National Adaptation Plan (NAP) needs to be completed by 2019. Therefore, on 25th Jul 2017, CCWG organized the International Conference "Formulate and Implement National Adaptation Plan for Vietnam based on Local Adaptation Practices and International Experiences". This event is funded by Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung as a key donor, Southern Voice project and USAID via Forest and Delta project.

Three specific objectives are:

- Share information from government's side about current NAP process,

- Present how the NAP at regional and international level can be developed and implemented from international speakers,

Monthly meeting on 26th Jul 2017!

With support from Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung in Vietnam, CCWG organized a full day event on 26th Jul at Oxfam office to hear from an international speaker, Mr. Thomas Hirsh, from Climate Development Advice, Germany. The main purpose is to talk about international experience on advocacy strategy on climate change policy, Conference of Party (COP23) and particularly how the withdraw of US from Paris Agreement effects on CC response at global level. Please see the attachment for your reference. Mr. Thomas is a senior expert who has a lot of experiences to work with UNFCCC about CC policy, COP and other sectors.

International conference about National Adaptation Plan!

According to the Plan for Implementation of the Paris Agreement, established in 2016 by Vietnam Government, the National Adaptation Plan (NAP) needs to be completed in 2019, Ministry of Natural Resource and Environment (MONRE) as the coordinating agency of Government and National Committee for Climate Change (CC) to formulate and implement the plan. On 25th Jul 2017, CCWG organized the international conference about ““Formulate and Develop the National Adaptation Plan for Vietnam based on local adaptation practices and international experiences”.

Climate Change Working Group monthly meeting

 

This is regular meeting of Climate Change Working Group. The details of meeting are as below:

Date: 27 Apr (Thursday)

Time:14 -16.30 PM

Venue: Oxfam office, 22 Le Dai Hanh, Hanoi.

The main contents of the meeting are following:

  • A presentation on the role and objectives of CANSEA,
  • Highlight CANSEA’s aim to widen our representation across the region,
  • Discuss the opportunities for engagement and collaboration between CCWG members and CANSEA,
  • Invite CCWG members to consider applying for membership to CANSEA.

Please send email to  Quoc Anh - WG coordinator at [email protected] for confirmation by 20th Apr

Workshop on Assess the requirement of using climate service in Climate Change Adaptation in Vietnam

 

CCWG is cooperating with DMHCC (MONRE) to organize the workshop Assess the requirement of using climate service in Climate Change Adaptation in Vietnam. The workshop is held on 04th Apr 2017 at 20 Thuy Khue, Ha Noi.

Please find the attached file of details agenda below:

All publications of CCWG in Vietnam!

These are all publications from CCWG. It is updated automatically when CCWG establish a new material!

After COP 22 – The Climate Conference in Marrakech: Outcomes, Follow-up and Implications for Vietnam

From 7th to 18th November 2016, the United Nations Convention on Climate Change’s Conference of Parties (COP 22) was organized in Marrakech, Morocco.

After COP 22 – The Climate Conference in Marrakech: Outcomes, Follow-up and Implications for Vietnam

In the light of the main results of COP 22 and issues that remained unaddressed, NGO’ Resource Center’s Climate Change Working Group (CCWG) and Oxfam in Vietnam as its chair organization, with the support from Friedrich- Ebert-Stiftung (FES) in Vietnam organizes an international workshop on 08 December 2016 at Fortuna hotel. It brought together around 150 participants from international non-government organizations, policy makers, scientists, media and interested public.

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