Category: UNFCCC

What Is COP21?

WHAT IS COP21/CMP11? In 2015, France will be hosting and presiding the 21st Session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP21/CMP11), otherwise known as “Paris 2015” from November 30th to December 11th. COP21 will be a crucial conference, as it needs to achieve a new international…

Tracking Malaysia and ASEAN INDC

In preparation for the adoption of the Paris Agreement in December 2015 Governments “in a position to do so” were to submit an “Intended Nationally Determined Contribution” (INDC). Singapore – “Singapore communicates that it intends to reduce its Emissions Intensity by 36% from 2005 levels by 2030, and stabilise its emissions with the aim of peaking around…

MYD Training Series – Hilary Chiew

MYD Training Series - Hilary Chiew

Title: Climate Change: An overview and state of the international negotiation Training Brief: The presentation will focus on the history (of the UNFCCC and an update of the increasingly politicised nature of the negotiation and whether Paris will see a repeat of the Copenhagen fiasco and leave the world without a viable plan to rescue…

Treasure Our Land

Among all the inhabitants of planet Earth, we, human beings can be considered the smartest for we make use of all the natural resources obtained from our surrounding such as Land, Water, Soil, Plants, Animals to make a comfortable living. But sadly, judging by the actions that we have done and the situation that we…

Sharing the Perks of Technology

As long as we can remember, technology has only be progressing forward. Today, we have been blessed with all kinds of genius technologies that serve to make our lives better. The technologies available nowadays are so advanced to the extent that they may be able to undo what is done and save this planet Earth…

What is Malaysia’s Future

In a few more months, the Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) will determine how we move forward to address climate change as a nation. You may be thinking, how is dealing with climate change more important that dealing with the issue of corruption and political unrest in this country.  This is because by the end…

Mighty UNFCCC

COP 21 under the United Nation Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) is scheduled to take place end of this year. You might be wondering what significance is this to you? Well, you will soon find out. However, here’s a friendly advice to you, take a moment to read about what UNFCCC is all about…

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