Supporting Ukraine with Ambitious Climate Policy and Biodiversity Protection

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Featured Projects

Reform of the District Heating Sector in Ukraine (ReWarm)

Dis­trict heat­ing (DH) is an impor­tant pil­lar of basic sup­ply in Ukraine. How­ev­er, dis­trict heat­ing sys­tems are out­dat­ed, not ener­gy effi­cient and cause high CO2 emis­sions.
Funding:
€4.500.000,00
Duration:
04/2023 till
03/2027
Heating construction

Reform of the District Heating Sector in Ukraine (ReWarm)

Dis­trict heat­ing (DH) is an impor­tant pil­lar of basic sup­ply in Ukraine. How­ev­er, dis­trict heat­ing sys­tems are out­dat­ed, not ener­gy effi­cient and cause high CO2 emis­sions.
Funding:
€4.500.000,00
Duration:
04/2023 till
03/2027

Supporting the Implementation of an Emissions Trading Scheme in Ukraine

Through the EU Asso­ci­a­tion Agree­ment and EU can­di­date sta­tus, Ukraine is oblig­ed to intro­duce an EU Emis­sions Trad­ing Scheme (ETS). The ambi­tion to rapid­ly imple­ment EU direc­tives includ­ing the ETS is increas­ing.
Funding:
€6.000.000,00
Duration:
09/2017 till
06/2026

Supporting the Implementation of an Emissions Trading Scheme in Ukraine

Through the EU Asso­ci­a­tion Agree­ment and EU can­di­date sta­tus, Ukraine is oblig­ed to intro­duce an EU Emis­sions Trad­ing Scheme (ETS). The ambi­tion to rapid­ly imple­ment EU direc­tives includ­ing the ETS is increas­ing.
Funding:
€6.000.000,00
Duration:
09/2017 till
06/2026

Capacities for Climate Action (C4CA)/Ukrainian Climate Office

The Ukrain­ian Cli­mate Office, oper­at­ing as a project-based ini­tia­tive, aims to iden­ti­fy reg­u­la­to­ry gaps in cli­mate pol­i­cy and devel­op effec­tive mech­a­nisms to address them. While the office is cur­rent­ly in its admin­is­tra­tive phase, it serves as a crit­i­cal hub for cli­mate relat­ed top­ics and the enhance­ment of inter­na­tion­al nego­ti­a­tion skills, par­tic­u­lar­ly with­in the frame­work of the UNFCCC.
Funding:
3,500,000.00
Duration:
01/2022 till
04/2025
Contact:
Julia Jesson

Capacities for Climate Action (C4CA)/Ukrainian Climate Office

The Ukrain­ian Cli­mate Office, oper­at­ing as a project-based ini­tia­tive, aims to iden­ti­fy reg­u­la­to­ry gaps in cli­mate pol­i­cy and devel­op effec­tive mech­a­nisms to address them. While the office is cur­rent­ly in its admin­is­tra­tive phase, it serves as a crit­i­cal hub for cli­mate relat­ed top­ics and the enhance­ment of inter­na­tion­al nego­ti­a­tion skills, par­tic­u­lar­ly with­in the frame­work of the UNFCCC.
Funding:
3,500,000.00
Duration:
01/2022 till
04/2025
Contact:
Julia Jesson

Latest News & Events

Online Session: Empowering Civil Society Amidst War Presentation of the Study “Civic space for participation in climate policies in Ukraine – In times of war”

Join us for an insight­ful webi­nar as we unveil com­pelling study find­ings on civ­il soci­ety involve­ment dur­ing times of war. Engage in a dynam­ic pre­sen­ta­tion of the study’s dis­cov­er­ies, fol­lowed by a col­lab­o­ra­tive brain­storm­ing ses­sion to explore inno­v­a­tive ways to enhance the role of civ­il soci­ety orga­ni­za­tions (CSOs).

5th Call for IKI Small Grants Proposals

IKI Small Grants: 5th Call open until 13 March 2024

The Frank­furt Zoo­log­i­cal Soci­ety sup­ports envi­ron­men­tal edu­ca­tion pro­grams in 12 Pro­tect­ed Areas in the Ukrain­ian Carpathi­ans. The FZS envi­ron­men­tal edu­ca­tion team recent­ly com­plet­ed a study tour of par­tic­u­lar Ger­man pro­tect­ed areas which excel in envi­ron­men­tal edu­ca­tion and trans­ferred their learn­ings to the employ­ees of Carpathi­an pro­tect­ed areas through two-day sem­i­nars held on-site in the Carpathi­ans.