APN News

APN 21st Joint Inter-Governmental Meeting and Scientific Planning Group Meeting Held in Zhengzhou, China

21 April 2016, Zhengzhou, Henan, China — APN’s 21st Joint Inter-Governmental Meeting and Scientific Planning Group Meeting (IGM/SPG) successfully concluded today in Zhengzhou, the provincial capital of Henan, China. The Meeting was hosted by the Ministry of Science and Technology of the People’s Republic of … Read more...

Call for Entries – L. B. Brown Memorial Photo Contest for December: Mountain and People

This month, the APN’s L. B. Brown Memorial Photo Contest takes the theme of “Mountain and People”. Photo Contest Background The United Nations General Assembly designated 11 December “International Mountain Day” to create awareness about the importance of mountains to life, to highlight the opportunities … Read more...

Policy Brief: Practical Approaches to Supporting City-level GHG Emissions Accounting by Local Governments (LCD-04)

Summary Local authorities play a key role in tackling climate change as the ground implementers of national greenhouse gas (GHG) mitigation policies. They are expected to measure, report and verify data on city-level GHG emissions in a credible and sustained manner by referring to national and global protocols and methodologies, … Read more...