European Capacity Building Initiative

Distant learning: Training climate negotiators during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Event Date:
21 July, 2020
The 2019 ecbi Pre-COP Training Workshop took place on 30 November at the Weare Chamartin Hotel in Madrid, Spain. The Workshop was attended by 19 negotiators from least developing countries (LDCs),...
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Madrid, Spain

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30 December, 2019
The 2019 Oxford Seminar took place from 11-13 September 2019, in the Oxford Town Hall. It was preceded by the ecbi Fellowship Colloquium, attended by 23 senior negotiators from developing countries (...
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Oxford Town Hall

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11 September, 2019 to 13 September, 2019
The 2019 Oxford Seminar took place from 11-13 September 2019, in the Oxford Town Hall. It was preceded by the ecbi Fellowship Colloquium, attended by 23 senior negotiators from developing countries (...
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11 September, 2019 to 13 September, 2019
The 2019 Regional Training Workshop for Asia and the Pacific was held on 31 July and 1 August in Kathmandu, Nepal. The workshop was organised by International Institute for Environment and...
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Kathmandu, Nepal

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31 July, 2019 to 1 August, 2019
The 2019 ecbi Bonn Seminar was hosted by the City of Bonn in the Altes Rathaus on 23 June. It was attended by 40 climate negotiators from 30 developing and European countries. After a welcoming...
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Rathaus, Bonn

Event Date:
23 June, 2019
The ecbi Regional Training Workshop for Anglophone Africa, on 2 & 3 May 2019 at the Harmony Hotel in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, was organised in partnership with regional partner ENDA Energie. It was...
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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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2 May, 2019 to 3 May, 2019
The 2019 ecbi Regional Training and Support Workshop for Francophone Africa took place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, from 29 April to 1 May. The workshop was attended by 32 participants from the region...
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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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29 April, 2019 to 1 May, 2019
This event was organised by the Paris Committee on Capcity Building (PCCB) and ecbi on 8 December 2018 in Katowice, Poland, during the 24th Conference of Parties to the UN Framework Convention on...
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Katowice, Poland

Event Date:
8 December, 2018
The 2018 ecbi Pre-COP Training Workshop took place on 1 December at the Focus Hotel in Katowice, Poland. The Workshop was attended by 28 negotiators from least developing countries (LDCs), who were...
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1 December, 2018
The 2018 ecbi Pre-COP Training Workshop took place on 1 December at the Focus Hotel in Katowice, Poland. The Workshop was attended by 28 negotiators from least developing countries (LDCs), who were...
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Katowice, Poland

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1 December, 2018
The European Capacity Building Initiative’s 2018 Oxford Seminar took place from 15-17 August, in the Examination Schools of the University of Oxford. Discussions focused on key concerns relating to...
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Examination Schools, Oxford

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15 August, 2018 to 17 August, 2018
The ecbi 2018 South and Southeast Asia Regional Training Workshop was held on 6 and 7 June in Colombo, Sri Lanka. It was attended by 28 government representatives from 13 countries in the region...
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Colombo, Sri Lanka

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6 June, 2018 to 7 June, 2018
The 2018 Bonn Seminar, on 6 May, at the Oxford Bonn Club in Bonn, was attended by over forty participants from Europe and developing countries. They discussed issues of relevance to the development...
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Oxford Club, Bonn

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6 May, 2018
At the 2018 Regional Training Workshop for Francophone Africa in Saly, Senegal, from 11-13 April, aspiring climate negotiators and national policy makers from West Africa recieved training from...
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11 April, 2018 to 13 April, 2018
The 2018 Anglophone Regional Training Workshop took place from 9-11 September 2017 in Saly, Senegal. The workshop, hosted by ENDA Énergie, was attended by negotiators and national policymakers from...
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Saly, Senegal

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9 April, 2018 to 11 April, 2018
On March 8 and 9 2018, Oxford Climate Policy facilitated a Seminar for agriculture negotiators as part of the Koronivia Dialogue hosted by the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the UN in Rome,...
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FAO, Rome

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8 March, 2018 to 9 March, 2018
The 2017 ecbi Regional Training Workshop for Anglophone Africa took place on 5 & 6 June 2017 in Dakar, Senegal. The workshop, organised in collaboration with ecbi’s regional partner Energie...
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5 December, 2017 to 6 December, 2017
On 11 November 2017, a special event on the role of the UN Least Developed Countries Fund (LDCF) in promoting sub-national action on adaptation in and for LDCs was convened in Bonn, during COP23, by...
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Bonn, Germany

Event Date:
11 November, 2017
The 2017 ecbi Pre-COP Training Workshop took place on 4 November 2017, in Derag Livinghotel Kanzler, Bonn. It was attended by 39 participants. The Workshop was addressed by Ambassador Luke Daunivalu...
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Bonn, Germany

Event Date:
4 November, 2017
The 2017 ecbi Pre-COP Training Workshop took place on 4 November 2017, in Derag Livinghotel Kanzler, Bonn. It was attended by 39 participants. The Workshop was addressed by Ambassador Luke Daunivalu...
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Bonn, Germany

Event Date:
4 November, 2017
On 26 September 2017, a delegation of 12 officials from the Turkish Treasury and the Ministries of Environment & Urbanisation, and Foreign Affairs visited Oxford Climate Policy as part of a study...
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Oxford, UK

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26 September, 2017
On 21 and 22 September 2017, 27 climate negotiators from across the globe (14 from developing countries and the rest from the developed world) met at La Redoute in Bonn Bad Godesberg to discuss the...
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Bonn, Germany

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21 September, 2017 to 22 September, 2017
On behalf of ecbi, Oxford Climate Policy, ecbi organised a seminar on the emerging role of sub-national contributions to multilateral climate finance at the Climate Chance Summit that took place in...
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Agadir, Morocco

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11 September, 2017 to 13 September, 2017
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Negombo, Sri Lanka

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6 September, 2017 to 7 September, 2017
On Thursday 31 August 2017, Oxford Climate Policy, on behalf of the European Capacity Building Initiative (ecbi) and the Oxford University Natural History Museum, hosted a special event for the...
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Oxford, UK

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31 August, 2017
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30 August, 2017 to 1 September, 2017
As part of the activities to encourage transformational proposals to the Green Climate Fund’s Enhanced Direct Access (EDA) modality, Anju Sharma held a series of meeting with staff the National Bank...
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Andhra Pradesh, India

Event Date:
7 August, 2017
On 20 June 2017, the ecbi Director presented the Oxford Crowdfunding for Adaptation Initiative to participants of the Berlin Green Investment Summit, organised by Wermuth Asset Management on behalf...
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Berlin, Germany

Event Date:
20 June, 2017
The 2017 ecbi Regional Training Workshop for Francophone Africa took place on 8 & 9 June 2017 in Dakar, Senegal. The workshop, organised in collaboration with ecbi’s regional partner Energie...
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Dakar, Senegal

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8 June, 2017 to 9 June, 2017
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Bonn, Germany

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14 May, 2017
On 1-2 May 2017, a number of UNFCCC Agriculture Negotiators and resource persons from technical organizations came together at Wolfson College, Oxford for an informal exchange of views around the...
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Oxford, UK

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1 May, 2017 to 2 May, 2017
A dialogue with stakeholders on Enhanced Direct Access (EDA) was organised in Kathmandu, Nepal, by Oxford Climate Policy, Prakriti Research Centre and Helvetas on 24 March 2017. The three...
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Kathmandu, Nepal

Event Date:
24 March, 2017
On the evening of 14 March 2017, the ecbi convened a seminar on resource mobilisation for the Adaptation Fund at La Redoute in Bad Godesberg, Germany. The seminar was co-hosted by Michael Kracht,...
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Bonn, Germany

Event Date:
14 March, 2017
An ecbi Finance Circle meeting took place on 8 November 2016, during the 22nd Conference of Parties (COP 22) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change. It was attended by 15 negotiators from...
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Marrakech, Morocco

Event Date:
8 November, 2016
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Marrakesh, Morocco

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7 November, 2016
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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

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15 September, 2016
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2 September, 2016 to 7 September, 2016
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Dakar, Senagal

Event Date:
15 June, 2016
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Old Town Hall, Bonn Germany

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22 May, 2016
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Dhaka, Bangladesh

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15 April, 2016
Dhaka, Bangladesh, 13 April 2016. Over 20 key stakeholders in climate finance from Bangladesh attended this ecbi dinner discussion hosted by ecbi member International Centre for Climate Change and...
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Dhaka, Bangladesh

Event Date:
13 April, 2016
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7 September, 2015 to 11 September, 2015
An informal roundtable consultation with senior government officials on Consolidation and Devolution of Climate Finance in India took place at the India International Centre, New Delhi, India, on 7...
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New Delhi, India

Event Date:
7 August, 2015
In December 2014 in Lima, Peru, the COP requested the Standing Committee on Finance in Decision 6/CP.20, paragraph 22 to consider issues related to possible future institutional linkages and...
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Bonn, Germany

Event Date:
11 June, 2015
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Old Town Hall, Bonn Germany

Event Date:
7 June, 2015
Following up on the discussion on the The Future of the Adaptation Funding and the Adaptation Fund co-organised with the Heinrich Boell Foundation during COP 20 in Lima, the ecbi with the support of...
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Bonn, Germany

Event Date:
9 April, 2015
On 11 February 2015, in the margins of the ADP Geneva session, ecbi Executive Committee members met senior members of the African Group of Negotiators (AGN), including the AGN chair Nagmeldin...
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Geneva, Switzerland

Event Date:
11 February, 2015
What is the future of adaptation financing under a new global climate agreement and beyond the UNFCCC? What role will an actor such as the Kyoto Protocol Adaptation Fund, which strengthened country...
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Lima, Peru

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7 December, 2014
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24 August, 2014 to 27 August, 2014
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Old Town Hall, Bonn Germany

Event Date:
9 June, 2014
On 17 February 2014, the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Indonesia, host to the sixth meeting of the Green Climate Fund Board GCFB, convened a pre-GCF Board Meeting Luncheon Discussion on “...
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Bali, Indonesia

Event Date:
17 February, 2014
A meeting of the ecbi Finance Circle was held on 13 November at COP 19 in Warsaw. There were 26 participants from Algeria, Bangladesh, Belgium, Botswana, the DRC, the EU, France, the Gambia, Germany...
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Warsaw, Poland

Event Date:
13 November, 2013
On the eve of the fifth meeting of the Green Climate Fund Board in Paris, on 6 October 2013, the ecbi organised an informal discussion meeting for Board members and advisers interested in the topics...
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Paris, France

Event Date:
6 October, 2013
A negotiators workshop on the legal issues and challenges related to climate change was held in Bangladesh on September 22nd 2013. Organised by the Centre for Climate Justice-Bangladesh (CCJ-B) in...
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Dhaka, Bangladesh

Event Date:
22 September, 2013
Organised by the Centre for Climate Justice-Bangladesh (CCJ-B) in collaboration with Department of Environment (DoE) and Legal Response Initiative (LRI).
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Department of Environment, Bangladesh

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22 September, 2013
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Dhaka, Bangladesh

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20 June, 2013 to 21 June, 2013
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Altes Rathaus, Bonn, Germany

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9 June, 2013
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4 June, 2013 to 10 August, 2013
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John F Arcotel, Berlin

Event Date:
11 March, 2013
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Doha, Qatar

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4 December, 2012
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Amari Watergate Hotel, Bangkok

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5 September, 2012
On 22 August 2012, the Green Climate Fund Board formally held its constitutive meeting in Geneva, Switzerland. Following a tradition established by the ecbi in the context of the Adaptation Fund...
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Geneva, Switzerland

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24 August, 2012
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8 July, 2012 to 11 July, 2012
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Altes Rathaus, Bonn Germany

Event Date:
20 May, 2012
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Bonn, Germany

Event Date:
19 May, 2012
Africa Group Negotiators (AGN) met in Paris, France on 29th and 30th March 2012 to discuss the outcomes of the 17th Conference of the Parties (COP17) to the United Nations Framework Convention on...
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Reid Hall, Paris, France

Event Date:
29 March, 2012
ecbi organized a Finance Circle meeting on 30 November 2011 in Durban, South Africa. Ten participants from the US, Venezuela, Georgia, Switzerland, Cuba, Ireland, Germany, Ireland, and the European...
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30 November, 2011
Least developed country (LDC) coordinators, core team members and advisors met in Durban, South Africa, on 26th November 2011 to discuss the LDC strategy in advance of the 17th Conference of the...
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26 November, 2011
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Southern Sun North Beach Hotel, Durban, South Africa

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26 November, 2011
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Kunduchi Beach Hotel, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

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31 October, 2011
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11 September, 2011 to 14 September, 2011
Held in Geneva on 10 September 2011 in conjunction with the third meeting of the Transitional Committee, the ecbi Finance Circle meeting was attended by 24 participants from developed and developing...
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Geneva, Switzerland

Event Date:
10 September, 2011
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Dakar, Senegal

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18 August, 2011
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13 July, 2011
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Hotel Collegium Leoninum, Bonn, Germany

Event Date:
12 June, 2011
The ecbi Finance Circle held a meeting on Monday 4 April during the AWG session in Bangkok. There were 21 participants from Australia, Cuba, DR Congo, Egypt, European Commission, Georgia, Germany,...
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5 May, 2011
Inaugural session for the UNFCCC Transitional Committee for designing the Green Climate Fund, Mexico City
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Mexico City

Event Date:
28 April, 2011
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Bangkok

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18 December, 2010
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Cancun, Mexico

Event Date:
26 November, 2010
The fifth ecbi Finance Circle took place on Monday 11 November in the offices of the EU Presidency at the Moon Palace conference centre with 20 participants from 14 delegations (Australia, Belgium/EU...
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11 November, 2010
On 7 October, the ecbi Finance Circle held its fourth meeting during the climate change conference in Tianjin, China, attended by delegates from 15 Parties. Farrukh Khan gave a brief presentation on...
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7 October, 2010
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26 August, 2010 to 29 August, 2010
The third meeting of the ecbi Finance Circle was held on August 2nd 2010 at the Hotel Maritim in Bonn attended by eighteen negotiators from thirteen countries. The meeting began with a short...
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2 August, 2010
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Dakar

Event Date:
5 July, 2010
On the 7th June 2010, the ecbi Fellowship Programme held the fifth Bonn Seminar gathering together 25 delegates, during the intersessional meeting of the UNFCCC Subsidiary Bodies in Bonn, Germany to...
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La Redoute in Bonn/Bad Godesberg

Event Date:
7 June, 2010
On June 6th 2010, the second meeting of the Finance Circle was held in Bonn, Germany. Twenty-one participants attended including those from Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, DRC, EC, Egypt,...
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6 June, 2010
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12 April, 2010
On the 23 March 2010 the ecbi organized a dinner discussion for members of the Adaptation Fund Board that met for the 9th time in Bonn, Germany. At the 9th meeting of the AF Board, first National...
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23 March, 2010
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Nairobi, Kenya

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1 March, 2010
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19 February, 2010
Co-hosted by the World Economic Forum Climate Change Initiative and the European Capacity Building Initiative, the dinner brought together a small group of climate negotiators, public and private...
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1 November, 2009
The negotiations are scheduled to conclude at the fifteenth session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 15) in December. From 28 September to 9 October 2009, the Ad Hoc Working Group on Long-term...
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30 October, 2009
Discussion meeting by IIED
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Amari Watergate Hotel, Bangkok

Event Date:
5 October, 2009
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Amari Watergate Hotel, Heichinrou Chinese Restaurant

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5 October, 2009
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30 August, 2009 to 2 September, 2009
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Ethiopia

Event Date:
19 August, 2009
The first ecbi Regional Workshop for Latin America was held at the Plaza Hotel in La Paz, Bolivia, from 17 to 19 of August. The workshop was attended by participants from Argentina, Bolivia, Chile,...
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16 August, 2009
Bonn III Reports of the ecbi/IIED Supported Negotiators from Vulnerable Developing Countries
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15 August, 2009
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9 August, 2009
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21 July, 2009
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23 June, 2009
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8 June, 2009
Venue:

La Redoute

Event Date:
6 June, 2009
Preparing for the seventh session of the AWG-KP and fifth session of the AWG-LCA taking place from Sunday 29 March to Wednesday 8 April 2009 in Bonn, the ecbi gathered together a number of delegates...
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25 March, 2009
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Restaurant "Zur Lindenwirtin Aennchen"

Event Date:
17 March, 2009
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Restaurant "Zur Lindenwirtin Aennchen"

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17 March, 2009
India, New Delhi
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9 February, 2009
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15 December, 2008
per invitation only
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Bazanciarnia Restaurant

Event Date:
9 December, 2008
The ecbi brought together UN climate change delegates from 12 countries to strengthen the capacity of Least Developed Countries to negotiate and implement the UNFCCC and the Kyoto Protocol and to...
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27 November, 2008 to 28 November, 2017
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Restaurant "Zur Lindenwirtin Aennchen"

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30 October, 2008
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28 October, 2008
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31 August, 2008 to 3 September, 2008
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Gaborone Sun Hotel- Gaborone, Botswana

Event Date:
22 August, 2008
The ecbi Regional Workshop for South and South East Asia in Male was attended by participants from Bangladesh, Indonesia, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Vietnam.
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12 August, 2008 to 14 August, 2008
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Ministry for the Environment, Bonn, Germany

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31 May, 2008
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Bonn

Event Date:
30 May, 2008
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Restaurant "Zur Lindenwirtin Aennchen"

Event Date:
26 March, 2008
By invitation only.
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Raja's Restaurant, Nusa Dua Beach Hotel

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6 December, 2007
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Conrad Bali

Event Date:
29 November, 2007
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Bali, Indonesia

Event Date:
28 November, 2007
On the 5 December 2007 ecbi is organizing a side event at COP13, Bali, Indonesia in the EU Pavilion from 15:30-17:30. The event will showcase the work of the ecbi carried out in 2007 and look forward...
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21 November, 2007
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Bangkok, Thailand

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29 October, 2007
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Dakar, Senegal

Event Date:
15 October, 2007
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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

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24 September, 2007
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31 August, 2007 to 7 September, 2007
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5 May, 2007
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Hotel Koenigshof, Bonn/Germany

Event Date:
5 May, 2007
By invitation only. Transport from UNON: 6:30pm
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Muthaiga Country Club, Nairobi

Event Date:
9 November, 2006
Review of 2006 ecbi activities, and presentation of 2007 programme
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EU Pavilion, Room 2, 15:15h - 16:45h

Event Date:
7 November, 2006
The 2006 Pre-COP Training Workshop to Strengthen the Capacity of Least Developed Countries to Negotiate and Implement the UNFCCC and the Kyoto Protocol, which was held at the Windsor Hotel, in...
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2 November, 2006
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Bamako, Mali

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10 October, 2006
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Great Rift Valley Golf Club, Naivasha, Kenya

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28 September, 2006
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23 August, 2006 to 1 September, 2006
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Dhaka, Bangladesh

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7 August, 2006
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Ministry for the Environment, Bonn, Germany

Event Date:
22 May, 2006
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Hotel Koenigshof, Bonn/Germany

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21 May, 2006
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Montreal

Event Date:
22 December, 2005
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Montreal

Event Date:
22 December, 2005
The 2005 ECBI Pre-COP Workshop to Strengthen the Capacity of Least Developed Countries to Negotiate and Implement the UNFCCC and the Kyoto Protoco l was held at the Casa de Mateo, in Montreal Canada...
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Casa de Mateo, Montreal, Canada

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24 November, 2005 to 25 November, 2005
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Dhaka, Bangladesh

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30 October, 2005
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Naivasha, Kenya

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28 September, 2005
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18 September, 2005 to 30 September, 2005
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Ministry for the Environment, Bonn, Germany

Event Date:
23 May, 2005
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Buenos Aires

Event Date:
6 December, 2004
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Milan

Event Date:
2 December, 2003