INFORSE network was represented at the SBI 44 by several members
from INFORSE-Europe: VedvarendeEnergi/SustainableEnergy, Denmark;
Danish International Settlement Service (DIB), Denmark; Nordic Folkecenter for
Renewable Energy, Denmark.
Asia: INSEDA, India; IDEA, Sri Lanka; Grameen Shakti, Bangladesh.
EVENT: Date: 20 May, 2016
Time: 16:45 - 18:15, Room: Berlin
Title: South Asian Eco-Village Solutions in NDCs and Climate Finance:
Renewable Energy, Organic Farming
can local, village-level development solutions that mitigate
climate change be integrated in the climate actions following
the COP21: in the NDC's, in climate financing and in the
technology mechanism. Presentations from South Asia with
successful solutions. International perspective.
by INFORSE and the Nordic Folkecenterfor Renewable Energy.
At the side event there was also the launch of the updated version of
the Publication "Eco-village
Development as Climate Solution, Proposals from South Asia",
and a UN
Speakers and Panel:
Moderator: Lykke Valentin, DIB, Denmark
Development: A Solution to Bridging the Gap Between Climate
Intentions and Action
Setting the stage in South
Asia: India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh
by Kavita Shriya Myles, INFORSE-South Asia & INSEDA,
WAFD India. (presentation
pdf file, 2.1 MB)
of Bangladesh & Approach of Eco-Village Development (EVD)
for Achieving Sustainability
by M. Mahmodul Hasan, Grameen Shakti, Bangladesh. (presentation
pdf file, 0.6 MB)
Eco Village Development (EVD) to INDCs and National Agendas
of Sri Lanka
by Dumindu Indika Herath, IDEA, Sri Lanka. (presentation
pdf file, 0.8 MB)
Climate Finance for EVD in South Asia
by Anoop Poonia, CAN South Asia. (presentation
pdf file 0.6 MB)
Developmentas Climate Solution in South Asia. Local Solutions:
Mitigation Effects; Launch of Publication.
by Gunnar Boye Olesen, INFORSE, VE; repr.
Nordic Folkecenter for Renewable Energy. (presentation
pdf file, 0.4 MB)
The Side Event was organised by INFORSE
together with the members: INSEDA & WAFD in India, Grameen
Shakti in Bangladesh, IDEA in Sri Lanka, CRT in Nepal, DIB, VedvarendeEnergi/SustainableEnergy
and Nordic Folkecenter for Renewable Energy in Denmark and in
cooperation with CAN-South Asia.
- INFORSE-South Asia and the NGO Advocacy EVD
Project behind the Side Event at INFORSE-Asia.
- Policy Brief, December 3, 2015: "Eco-village
Development as Climate Solution, Proposals from South Asia" Policy
Brief (6-pages, 0.5MB),
- Policy Brief, June 10, 2015: "Eco-village Development as Climate
Brief, (4-pages, 0.2 MB)
Present, and Following UNFCCC Conference of Parties (COP):
at UNFCCC SB48, in Bonn, Germany, April 30-May
COP23 in Bonn/Fiji, 2017
COP22 in Marrakesh, Morocco, 2016
- INFORSE at UNFCCC
SBI44 PreCOP22 in Bonn, Germany, 2016
at UNFCCC COP 21 in Paris, France, 2015.
- INFORSE at UNFCCC SBI42 PreCOP21 in
Bonn, Germany, 2015
- INFORSE at UNFCCC COP 20 in Lima, Peru,
- INFORSE at UNFCCC COP 19 in Warsaw,
- INFORSE at UNFCCC COP 18 in Doha, Qatar,
- INFORSE at UNFCCC COP 17 in Durban,
South Africa 2011.
- INFORSE at UNFCCC COP 16 in Cancun,
- INFORSE at UNFCCC COP 15 in Copenhagen,
- INFORSE's Position Paper on Climate Change (INFORSE's
file 99 kB) at the start of COP15, 7 December, 2009.
- INFORSE's brief analysis of the outcome of COP15 (INFORSE's
file 64 kB), 21 December, 2009.
- INFORSE at COP14 in 2008 in Poznan,
other INFORSE participation at UN
UNFCCC archive site of Side Events.