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).

Power plant Burshtyn TES, Ukraine

Presenting the Way towards the Establishment of an Emission Trading Scheme in Ukraine

On 27th Novem­ber, about 100 rep­re­sen­ta­tives of busi­ness and gov­ern­ment took part in a round­table dis­cus­sion, aimed at pre­sent­ing work and plans of the MEPR on the way to the imple­men­ta­tion of an ETS in Ukraine, as well as to dis­cussing busi­ness readi­ness for its intro­duc­tion and vision of the system’s design ele­ments.

"Shades of Green" Graphic

Translating the Benefits of Green Investments into Actionable Steps for Ukraine

The “Shades of Green” dis­cus­sion on Ukraine’s green recov­ery, orga­nized by the Ukrain­ian Cli­mate Office, WWF Ukraine, and CEE on Novem­ber 21st, high­light­ed the impor­tance of green invest­ments. With around 50 par­tic­i­pants from nation­al and inter­na­tion­al cli­mate pol­i­cy stake­hold­ers, the event aimed to trans­late the ben­e­fits of green invest­ments into action­able steps for Ukraine.

Ukraine Pavilion at COP28

Facilitating Ukraine’s Participation in the COP28

As a forth­com­ing inde­pen­dent Cen­ter of Excel­lence focused on cli­mate issues, the Ukrain­ian Cli­mate Office (UCO) active­ly backs Ukraine’s cli­mate pol­i­cy ini­tia­tives in both nation­al and inter­na­tion­al are­nas.

Panel discussion

German-Ukrainian Energy Day 2023

The annu­al Ger­man-Ukrain­ian Ener­gy Day with­in the frame­work of the Ger­man-Ukrain­ian Ener­gy Part­ner­ship strength­ens the part­ner­ship between Ger­many and Ukraine, facil­i­tat­ing strate­gic engage­ment, knowl­edge exchange, and busi­ness oppor­tu­ni­ties with­in the ener­gy sec­tor. This year’s event was held in Berlin on the 25th of Octo­ber. Dur­ing the event, Robert Kirch­n­er, Team Leader of the Low Car­bon Ukraine project, par­tic­i­pat­ed in a pan­el on “Strength­en­ing Frame­works for Sus­tain­able Devel­op­ment and Mar­ket Inte­gra­tion of the Ukrain­ian Ener­gy Sec­tor”.

Intensifying German-Ukrainian Climate Cooperation in Times of War in Ukraine

The work­shop, held on 27 Feb­ru­ary 2023 in Berlin and as a vir­tu­al event, was titled “IKI Imple­men­ta­tion in War Times – Under­pin­ning Ukraine’s Green Recon­struc­tion with Ambi­tious Cli­mate and Bio­di­ver­si­ty Pol­i­cy and Action”, and saw Ukrain­ian IKI projects dis­cussing these issues togeth­er with polit­i­cal part­ners from Ger­many and Ukraine.