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Media Fellowship on Climate – South and East Asia

Exclusive for media practitioners in South Asia and East Asia – get to know the facts on how our climate is changing and how we are currently dealing with the […]

SEA Biodiversity Media Bootcamp

Join our Southeast Asia Biodiversity Media Bootcamp where we bring together journalists, civil society organizations’ communications practitioners, and communications students to achieve the common good: communicating biodiversity conservation within the context […]

COP27: Zeroing in on Waste | Exhibit & Events

The events are located within the official conference venue, any person wishing to access the side event area must be duly registered as part of a delegation of a Party […]


[COP27] Zero Waste Hub

Blue Zone Exhibit Space 21 , Egypt

70% of all greenhouse gas emissions comes from making, taking, and wasting stuff, and 20% of methane emissions–a greenhouse gas 80 times as potent as C02–comes from landfills. At the […]

[COP27] Press Conference | Waste Critical to Reaching 1.5 Degree Target: CIvil Society Responds to Africa Waste 50 Initiative

Press Conference Room Luxor/2 , Egypt

Waste management will be one of the critical topics tackled at COP27, where host nation Egypt plans to put forward the Africa Waste Initiative, an initiative hoping to catalyse both adaptation and mitigation solutions and  aiming at treating and recycling 50% of the waste produced in Africa by 2050. In this press conference, civil society […]

[COP27] Panel: Waste Diversion and Segregation, a huge opportunity for methane mitigation, and a challenge for ambitious public policy and subnational implementation

Science for Climate Action Pavilion , Egypt

Methane emissions continue to rise, globally 18% of total emissions came from organic waste. According to the latest studies, we have a huge methane mitigation opportunity in the waste sector considering a goal of 35% of emissions reduction by 2030. Satellites can track methane emissions from landfills, so claims of low emissions or leaking need […]

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