08 Nov 2022 to 18 Nov 2022
09:00 to 22:00
Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt / Hybrid

UN Climate Change Conference (COP27)

The annual UN Climate Change Conference advances the global climate talks, mobilizes action, and can provide a significant opportunity to look at the impacts of climate change as well as innovation and solutions in Africa. 

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13 Sep 2022 to 27 Sep 2022
09:00 to 17:00
New York, New York / Hybrid

77th Session of the UN General Assembly

The opening of the 77th session is followed by the high-level General Debate on Tuesday, 20 September 2022.

01 Sep 2022
09:00
Global

IPCC Sixth Assessment Report on Climate Change 2022

The final or synthesis report of IPCC’s sixth assessment cycle integrates contributions from the three Working Groups as well as from the Special Reports produced within the cycle - Global Warming of 1.5C; Climate Change and Land; and the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate

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27 Jun 2022 to 01 Jul 2022
09:00 to 17:00
Lisbon, Portugal / Hybrid

UN Ocean Conference

Organized with support from the Governments of Portugal and Kenya, the Ocean Conference is a call for ocean action - urging global leaders and all relevant sectors to boost ambition, mobilize partnerships and increase investment in science-driven and innovative approaches to reverse the decline in ocean health.

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26 Jun 2022 to 30 Jun 2022
09:00 to 17:00
Katowice, Poland / Hybrid

World Urban Forum 11

Organized under the theme, Transforming our Cities for a Better Urban Future, the World Urban Forum is an opportunity to look at the future of cities based on existing trends, challenges and opportunities as well as how they can be better prepared to handle present and future shocks.

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02 Jun 2022 to 03 Jun 2022
21:00
Stockholm, Sweden
Climate action initiatives

Stockholm+50

This event commemorates the 50 years since the landmark 1972 United Nations Conference on the Human Environment. Read more.

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02 May 2022 to 06 May 2022
09:00 to 17:00
Seoul, Republic of Korea / Hybrid

XV World Forestry Congress 2022

Taking place under the theme, Building a Green, Healthy and Resilient Future with Forests, the World Forestry Congress focuses on six sub-themes, including reversing forest loss, sustainable use of nature-based solutions and forest resources, and forest monitoring and data collection. 

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25 Apr 2022 to 08 May 2022
09:00 to 21:00
Kunming, China
Nature and biodiversity

UN Biodiversity Conference, Part Two

This second part of COP15 addresses remaining agenda items, including the finalization of a post-2020 global biodiversity framework. Read more.

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09 Apr 2022 to 21 May 2022
09:00 to 17:00
Hybrid

15th UN Conference on Desertification

The forthcoming Conference on Desertification is an urgent call to scale up land restoration as well as nature-based solutions for climate action. 

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01 Apr 2022 to 30 Apr 2022
09:00
Virtual

IPCC Report on Mitigation of Climate Change

This report, produced by IPCC’s Working Group III under its sixth assessment cycle, focuses on global and national efforts to mitigate the devastating and varying impacts of climate change, looking at innovation and solutions in energy and urban systems, and in sectors such as agriculture, forestry and land use, buildings, transport and industry.

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03 Mar 2022 to 04 Mar 2022
09:00 to 21:00
Nairobi, Kenya
Clean energy, Just transition, Net zero

UNEP@50

UNEP celebrates 50 years of progress on core environmental issues like phasing out leaded fuel and preventing species extinctions. Read more.

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28 Feb 2022
09:00
Global

IPCC Climate Report on Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability

The report, produced by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) Working Group II under its sixth assessment cycle, covers the impacts of climate change on human and natural systems, observing their vulnerabilities, ability and limitations to adapt to climate change. 

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28 Feb 2022 to 03 Mar 2022
09:00 to 17:00
Dubai, United Arab Emirates / Hybrid

Middle East and North Africa Climate Week 2022

The first-ever Middle East and North Africa Climate Week, organized by UN Climate Change (UNFCCC), focuses on regional climate action and collaborations needed to build climate-resilient economies and societies, and integrate climate action into pandemic recovery. 

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23 Jan 2022 to 27 Jan 2022
09:00 to 17:00
Doha, Quatar / Hybrid

Conference on Least Developed Countries (Postponed)

The Conference on Least Developed Countries (LDCs) includes a high-level thematic roundtable on climate change to discuss the support that LDCs need to ensure sustainable economic growth that does not take place at the expense of their already fragile ecosystems and diminishing natural resources. Read more.

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15 Jan 2022 to 22 Jan 2022
09:00 to 20:00
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Just transition

UN Hub at Expo 2020 Dubai

The UN Hub at Expo 2020 Dubai will host the Global Goals Week to feature a series of events focused on the importance of the Sustainable Development Goals, including climate action. Look out for climate-related conversations during the week. On 22 January, UNDP Goodwill Ambassador Michael Haddad will lead a walk for climate action. Read more.

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14 Dec 2021
10:00 to 12:00
Virtual

ECOSOC briefing on the outcomes of COP26

The President of ECOSOC convenes a briefing on COP26 outcomes that are pertinent to the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Read more.

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31 Oct 2021 to 12 Nov 2021
09:00 to 21:00
Glasgow

COP26

The latest round of global climate talks convene thousands of government delegates and people from civil society, business and the media to advance climate action. Learn more.

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28 Oct 2021 to 31 Oct 2021
09:00 to 17:00
Glasgow

COY16

Youth convene before COP26 at the Conference of Youth, the world’s largest and longest running youth event. It is a chance to exchange ideas and take part in creating a youth statement to feed into government talks. Learn more

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26 Oct 2021
10:00 to 21:30
New York
Climate action initiatives

Delivering Climate Action – for People, for Planet & for Prosperity.

This high-level meeting of the General Assembly focuses on closing the gap between current and required technical and financial capacities to achieve the 1.5 degrees target. Learn more.

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14 Oct 2021 to 16 Oct 2021
09:00 to 17:00
Beijing

Second United Nations Global Sustainable Transport Conference

This global meet looks at transport-related solutions to achieve climate and sustainable development goals. Participants come from governments, international organizations, businesses and civil society. Learn more 

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