1. Following the postponement of COP26 (originally planned for November 2020), by when do Parties have to communicate or update their Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) pursuant to Article 4 of the Paris Agreement? 2. If the Parties are bound to communicate or update their NDCs by 2020, is there any legal basis to say that, […]

Can you prepare a high-level overview of the links between the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction, the Paris Agreement and the Sustainable Development Goals? Advice: Introduction The year 2015 saw the adoption by the international community of three landmark regimes: the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 , the Sustainable …

Can the Green Climate Fund support activities or projects that are outside the UNFCCC mandate? E.g. If the activity clearly falls within the mandate of the International Maritime (emissions from shipping) or Civil Aviation Organizations (ICAO) ? Summary: 1.             This advice provides an overview of how powers are delegated to international …