The Relationship between LEDS and REDD+: Case studies from Peru and Guatemala

This paper evaluates the relationships between Low Emission and Climate Resilient Development Strategies (LEDS) and strategies to reduce emissions from deforestation and forest degradation and the role of conservation, sustainable management of forests and enhancement of forest carbon stocks in developing countries (REDD+). Based on a preliminary assessment of two case study countries in Latin [...]

Climate finance and sustainable urban mobility in Latin America

Climate finance and sustainable urban mobility in Latin America Day: Tuesday, May 2nd 2017. Time: 08:30-10:00 am CST (time in Costa Rica) Click here to check the webinar time according to your location: http://bit.ly/2oPYcO2 Download the presentation here Agenda Introduction. Ana María Majano. Coordinator of the LEDS [...]

The entry into force of the Paris Agreement and the implementation challenges for Latin America

The entry into force of the Paris Agreement and the implementation challenges for Latin America Special webinar for journalists and communicators Day: Monday, April 24th 2017 Time: 08:00 - 09:00 am CST (Time in Costa Rica) Check the webinar time according to your location: http://bit.ly/2p54I0j Agenda Welcome and introduction. Juan Carlos Peña. [...]

Theory, Tools and Processes for the Planning and Implementation of Mitigation and Adaptation to Climate Change: Leadership, Decision Making and Governance for the Mobilization from Knowledge to Action

Date: October 16-27th, 2017 Place: Turrialba, Costa Rica Language: Spanish More information

Climate Finance and NDCs in Latin America

Climate Finance in Latin America: access to international funding initiatives for NDC implementation Day: March 29th, 2017 Time: 9:00 - 10:30 am (CST, Time in Costa Rica) Agenda Introduction. Ana María Majano. Coordinator of the LEDS LAC Secretariat, Tropical Agriculture Research and Higher Education Center (CATIE). 1.Regional characteristics [...]

Tools for local climate change planning

Tools for local climate change planning Day: Wednesday, March 15th, 2017 Time: 09:00-10: 30 am CST (time in Costa Rica) Agenda Introduction. Ana María Majano. Coordinator of the LEDS LAC Secretariat, Tropical Agriculture Research and Higher Education Center (CATIE). EUROCLIMA, a Latin American regional program with relevance for [...]

LEDSinLAC 2016: Towards a low emission and climate resilient development in Latin America and the Caribbean: Progress in National Strategies

LEDSinLAC 2016: Towards a low emission and climate resilient development in Latin America and the Caribbean: Progress in National Strategies The publication "LEDSinLAC 2016" presents information on the progress and challenges of 17 countries in the region in the design and formulation of strategies that will allow them to take a path towards a climate-compatible [...]

Inter-institutional Coordination Mechanisms for an Effective Climate Policy in Latin America and the Caribbean

Inter-institutional Coordination Mechanisms for an Effective Climate Policy in Latin America and the Caribbean The paper "Inter-institutional Coordination Mechanisms" presents a characterization and an aggregated analysis of the existing mechanisms for inter-institutional coordination in 16 countries of Latin America and the Caribbean, based on interviews with governmental and non-governmental actors. Language: Spanish Produced by: LEDS [...]

Road towards the implementation of NDCs in Latin America

Road towards the implementation of NDCs in Latin America Day: Wednesday, March 1st Time: 9-10:30 am CST (time in Costa Rica) Agenda Introduction. Ana María Majano. Coordinator of the LEDS LAC Secretariat, Tropical Agriculture Research and Higher Education Center (CATIE). The context of the workshop "Road towards the implementation [...]

Emissions Trading: From Theory to Practice

Emissions Trading: From Theory to Practice Day: Wednesday, February 15th Time: 9-10: 30 am CST (time in Costa Rica) Agenda Introduction. Ana María Majano. Coordinator of the LEDS LAC Secretariat, Tropical Agriculture Research and Higher Education Center (CATIE). Why an emissions trading? Marcos Castro. Partnership for Market Readiness (PMR) [...]

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