At the UN climate change conference in Warsaw the European Union is seeking a balanced package of decisions to advance international action to address climate change.
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Approximately 90 participants representing EU Member State Competent Authorities (CAs), National Accreditation Bodies (NABs) and verifiers attended the 2013 EU ETS Accreditation and Verification Forum (A&V Forum) held in Brussels on 31 October 2013.
Policy makers, researchers and businesses can find out how to accelerate the transition to a low carbon economy at a European Commission workshop taking place on 22 October in Brussels.
The annual Meeting of Parties to the Montreal Protocol on protecting the ozone layer focused on a possible global phase-down of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) and preparations for the replenishment of the Protocol's Multilateral Fund.
The European Commission and the European External Action Service (EEAS) hosted a roundtable on 16 and 17 October 2013 in Brussels, with Latin America and the Caribbean to advance climate change policy dialogue among the regions, identify concrete ways of integrating climate change mitigation and adaptation into economic development strategies and explore possible areas of cooperation.
The European Commission is organising a stakeholder meeting on 30 July in Brussels to share the results of its study on Aviation ETS Small Emitters and to discuss possible changes to their treatment under the EU emissions trading system.
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The Open-ended Working Group (OEWG) of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol on protection of the ozone layer will meet from 24 to 28 June 2013 in Bangkok. This session aims to prepare the 25th Meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol on 21-25 October 2013.
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The European Commission will hold a high-level stakeholder conference on a 2030 framework for climate and energy policies on 19 June 2013 in Brussels. Climate Action Commissioner Connie Hedegaard and Energy Commissioner Günther Oettinger will both participate.
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The European Union is organising four side events at the Bonn Climate Change Conference.
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Close to 100 participants attended the 4th EU ETS Compliance Conference held in Brussels on 3-4 June 2013 on the theme 'Effective ETS Compliance and Enforcement for 2013 and Beyond'.
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