December 4 | Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Parliamentary Engagement at COP28

COMMUNICATION #1

COMMUNICATION #2

MEETING RECORDINGS

ParlAmericas side event and networking space

December 4 | Dubai, United Arab Emirates
The Escazú Agreement and ACE: Strengthening environmental democracy in Latin America and the Caribbean

December 5  | Dubai, United Arab Emirates
COP28: Latin American legislative perspectives for effective and inclusive climate action

Virtual Participation

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Key resources for parliaments

Recent reports on the state of climate change


October 25 | Panama City, Panama

UNFCCC Latin America and the Caribbean Climate Week 2023: “Upscaling Renewable Energy Deployment for the Good of All: The Role of Legislators”

September 28 | Mexico City, Mexico

7th Gathering of the ParlAmericas Parliamentary Network on Climate Change — 15th Gathering of the ParlAmericas Parliamentary Network for Gender Equality

DECLARATION

RESOURCES

PRESENTATIONS

ELECTION ADVISORIES

Parliamentary Network for Gender Equality (PNGE)
Parliamentary Network on Climate Change (PNCC)

During the 7th Gathering of the ParlAmericas Parliamentary Network on Climate Change (PNCC) and the 15th Gathering of the Parliamentary Network for Gender Equality (PNGE), elections will be held for certain positions on the Networks’ Executive Committees and for the host parliament of the next gathering. Nominations received can be found below.

PNCC Executive Commitee nominations

PNCC Presidency

PNCC Vice-Presidency – North America

PNCC Vice-Presidency – South America

PNCC Vice-Presidency – Caribbean

PNGE Executive Committee nominations

PNGE Presidency

PNGE Vice-Presidency – North America

PNGE Vice-Presidency – South America

PNGE Vice-Presidency – Central America

PNGE Vice-Presidency – Caribbean


August 16 | Virtual Meeting

2nd Meeting of the ParlAmericas Parliamentary Staff Network on Climate Change (PNCC – Staff)

July 11 | Virtual Meeting

Towards Effective Environmental Governance: Access to Information, Participation, and Justice

March 1 | Virtual Meeting

Mobilizing Parliaments to Address Climate Migration: Virtual Learning Lab within the Framework of the VIII Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in the Americas and the Caribbean

November 6 | Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt

Parliamentary Engagement at COP27 and Side Events

HOW TO GET INVOLVED

Parliamentary Meetings
Virtual Participation
Many pavillions at COP27 have recordings of their events:
Visit the full list of pavilions for more.
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Key Resources for Parliaments
Background Information on COP27 and Current Climate State

July 5 | Virtual Meeting

6th Gathering of the ParlAmericas Parliamentary Network on Climate Change | Realizing our Green Future: The Road to Low Emissions (Plenary Session)

During the 6th Gathering of the ParlAmericas Parliamentary Network on Climate Change, elections was held for the Network’s vice-presidency for Central America and for the host parliament of the next gathering. Nominations received can be found below.


April 6 | Virtual Meeting

Towards a Circular Economy: A Workshop for Parliamentarians and Parliamentary Staff of Trinidad and Tobago

June 25 | Virtual meeting: Plenary Session and PNCC Elections

5th Gathering of the ParlAmericas Parliamentary Network on Climate Change. Addressing Inequalities to Enable Climate Ambition: A Just Transition to Achieve the Paris Agreement

During the 5th Gathering of the ParlAmericas Parliamentary Network on Climate Change, elections will be held for the Network’s Executive Committee and for the host parliament of the next gathering. Nominations received can be found below.


June 15 | Virtual meeting: Dialogue with Civil Society and Youth Representatives

5th Gathering of the ParlAmericas Parliamentary Network on Climate Change. Addressing Inequalities to Enable Climate Ambition: A Just Transition to Achieve the Paris Agreement

RESOURCES


June 4 | Virtual meeting: Inter-parliamentary Dialogue (Working Session)

5th Gathering of the ParlAmericas Parliamentary Network on Climate Change. Addressing Inequalities to Enable Climate Ambition: A Just Transition to Achieve the Paris Agreement

RESOURCES


August 17 | Virtual Meeting

Legislative Actions for the Conservation of Marine Biodiversity in the Coastal Waters of the South Pacific

RESOURCES

PRESENTATIONS (in Spanish)

July 10 | Virtual Meeting

Build Back Better: A Green and Sustainable Economic Recovery

PRESENTATION

RESOURCES


August 8 | Paramaribo, Suriname

4th Gathering of the Parliamentary Network on Climate Change: Advancing Climate Action through Legislation and Parliamentary Oversight

PRESENTATIONS Keynote address

Special Presentations

Session 1: Outcomes of COP 24 (Poland) and Preparations for COP25 (Chile)

  • Outcomes of COP24. Carlos Fuller, International and Regional Liaison Officer of the CCCCC and Chair of the Alliance of Small Island Nations
  • COP25 Chile 2019. Iván Flores, President of the Chamber of Deputies (Chile)

Session 2: Taking Climate Action and Building Resilience through the Power of Legislation

Session 3: Overcoming the Obstacles and Seizing Opportunities for Implementing Carbon Market and Non-Market Mechanisms

Session 4: Raising Ambition and Accessing Climate Financing

RESOURCES

During the gathering, elections will be held for certain positions on the Network’s Executive Committee and for the host parliament of the next gathering. The results were the following:

President
Vice President – Central America

October 4 | Panama City, Panama

3rd Gathering of the Parliamentary Network on Climate Change | Fostering Climate Action: The Role of Parliaments within the Climate Agenda

RESOURCES

PRESENTATIONS

Assessing the impact of disasters: current scenarios and trends in the Americas. Raul Salazar, Chief of the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
(UNISDR) Secretariat for the Americas.

February 22 | Panama City, Panama

Dialogue on Disaster Risk Reduction

PRESENTATIONS

RESOURCES


August 3 | Panama City, Panama

2nd Gathering of the Parliamentary Network on Climate Change: Renewable Energies

SPECIAL REMARKS: Claudia de Windt, Senior Legal Specialist in the Department of Sustainable Development of the Organziation of American States (OAS) (in Spanish). PRESENTATIONS

RESOURCES

During the 2nd Gathering of the PNCC, the four vice-presidents of the ParlAmericas PNCC executive committee were elected:


August 3 | Panama City, Panama

Parliamentary Action to Stop Climate Change

PRESENTATIONS

RESOURCES DISTRIBUTED BY UNEP

RESOURCES – BACKGROUND INFORMATION

For general information on climate change and the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, please visit the following link (UNFCCC). INAUGURAL SPEECHES