Turkey’s Second National Communication on Climate Change, Finance and Technology Meeting

15 Jul 2011

Turkey’s Second National Communication on Climate Change, Finance and Technology Meeting was held in Ankara.

The progress on preparation of the `Finance and Technology` chapter of the Turkey’s Second National Communication (SNC) to be submitted to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) was introduced in the meeting held on July 8, 2011 in Ankara.

The meeting was hosted by the Ministry of Environment and Urbanization and the United Nations Development Programme. The participants were informed about the content of the finance and technology chapters of the SNC.

A total of 39 representatives from the relevant public and private sector organizations, NGOs, municipalities and universities participated in the meeting.

The Enabling Activities for the Preparation of Turkey’s Second National Communication which will be submitted to the UNFCCC is financially supported by the Global Environmental Facility (GEF), executed by the Ministry of Environment and Forestry and implemented by the UNDP.

The meeting presentations can be viewed from here.