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33rd Meeting of the Open-ended Working Group of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer > Events and Group Meetings
 

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Announcement Description
Room/Location
Date/Time
 Date/Time: 06/24/2013
  Category: Others

Time:               1830 – 2100hrs          
Title:                Ozone Secretariat Reception
Organizers:    Ozone Secretariat For more information, please contact:
Ruth Batten
Tel:      +254 733 637 903
Email:  ruth.batten@unep.org

UNCC – Ground Floor6/24/2013 6:30 PM
  Category: Plenary Sessions
Plenary Session (1000 - 1300)
ESCAP HALL6/24/2013 10:00 AM
Plenary Session (1500 - 1800)
ESCAP HALL6/24/2013 3:00 PM
  Category: Side Events

Time:               1300 – 1500hrs          
Title:                Implementation of the Montreal Protocol in Small Island Developing States
Organizers:    OzonAction

For more information, please contact:
Artie Dubrie
Tel:      +66 22 88 2128
Email:  dubrie@un.org

MR-F6/24/2013 1:00 PM
Time: 1400 – 1500hrs
Title: "Planet Detox" - a documentary film on Chemicals produced by GEF
Organizers: Global Environment Facility
Description: the screening of the GEF documentary: Planet Detox
For more information, please contact:
Anil B Sookdeo
Tel: +1(202) 458-0683 F +1(202) 522-2720
Email: asookdeo@thegef.org
CR-46/24/2013 2:00 PM
 Date/Time: 06/25/2013
  Category: Contact Groups
MR-H6/25/2013 1:00 PM
MR-G6/25/2013 2:00 PM
TOR on replenishment (1800 - 1900)
MR-G6/25/2013 6:00 PM
  Category: Plenary Sessions
Plenary Session (1000 - 1300)
ESCAP HALL6/25/2013 10:00 AM
Plenary Session (1500 - 1800)
ESCAP HALL6/25/2013 3:00 PM
  Category: Regional Groups
African Group (0900 - 1000)
MR-G6/25/2013 9:00 AM
  Category: Side Events

Time:              1300 – 1500hrs
Title:                Commercialization of A2L refrigerants
Organizers:    JRAIA
Description:   To provide practical information to commercialize R32 and R1234yf, for example, key findings of safety studies useful for commercialization, production lines, transportation, storage of equipment, etc
For more information, please contact:
Osami Kataoka
Tel:      +81 90 4297 3670 (in Japan) / +32 473 55 8348 (outside Japan)
Email:  kataoka@jraia.or.jp

CR-46/25/2013 1:00 PM

Time:               1300 – 1500hrs          
Title:                NAMAs in the RAC&F sectors:  HFC inventories and mitigation potential
Organizers:    GIZ Proklima
Description:    In this event, the setup of national HFC inventories in Mexico and Thailand will be discussed. In addition, GIZ Proklima presents practical guidelines for the design of nationally appropriate mitigation actions (NAMA) in the RAC&F sectors: The selection of alternative technologies, the projection of future emissions and possible emissions pathways, a roadmap on introducing enabling environments, as well as the role of MRV methods, policy and financing instruments and co-benefits.
For more information, please contact:
Claudia Becker
Tel:      +49 6174 964 575 / +49 160 300 6532
Email:  Claudia.becker@proklima.net

MR-H6/25/2013 1:00 PM

Time:               1300 – 1400hrs          
Title:                SDGs and Opportunities to integrate Ozone Layer Protection
Organizers:    Ozone Secretariat
Description:    Brainstorming on the possibilities of including ozone layer protection in sustainable development goals. Participants are invited to contribute ideas.
For more information, please contact:
Meg Seki
Tel:      +254 733 637 905
Email:  meg.seki@unep.org

MR-E6/25/2013 1:00 PM
 Date/Time: 06/26/2013
  Category: Contact Groups
Informal Consultations on guidance to the TEAP on the XXIV/7 report (0830 - 1000)
MR-F6/26/2013 8:30 AM
Bilaterals with MBTOC - 9am US delegation and industry, 10am Australian delegation, 1pm US delegation.
MR-G6/26/2013 9:00 AM
Additional funding to maximize the climate benefits (1400 - 1530)
CR-46/26/2013 3:00 PM
TOR on replenishment (1530 - 1630)
CR-46/26/2013 3:30 PM
Discussion group on HFC management (1630 - 1800)
CR-16/26/2013 4:30 PM
Contact Group on SIDS (1800 - 1900)
MR-F6/26/2013 6:00 PM
TEAP Organization (1800 - 1900)
MR-G6/26/2013 6:00 PM
  Category: Plenary Sessions
Plenary Session (1000 - 1300)
ESCAP HALL6/26/2013 10:00 AM
  Category: Regional Groups
GRULAC (0900 - 1000)
MR-E6/26/2013 9:00 AM
African Group (0900 - 1000)
CR-46/26/2013 9:00 AM
  Category: Side Events

Time:               1300 – 1500hrs          
Title:                Enforcement activities / Illegal trade
Organizers:    OzonAction
Description:    Launching of the publication:  Enforcement strategies for combating illegal trade (HCFCs and MB) and presentation on iPIC-online
For more information, please contact:
Shamila Nair-Bedouelle                                   Atul Bagai
Tel:      +331 4437 1455                                  +66 22 88 1662
Email:  Shamila.Nair-Bedouelle@unep.org      atul.bagai@unep.org

MR-F6/26/2013 1:00 PM

Time:               1300 – 1500hrs          
Title:               The Business Case for Phasing Down HFCs in Room and Vehicle Air Conditioners in India
Organizers:    CEEW, IGSD, NRDC, TERI
Description:    New urgency for fast action on an HFC phase-down
For more information, please contact:
Danielle Fest Grabiel
Tel:      +1 202 441 8371
Email:  dgrabiel@igsd.org  

MR-E6/26/2013 1:00 PM

Time:               1300 – 1500hrs          
Title:                Good practices in refrigeration and air conditioning:  HPMP practical workshop
Organizers:    GIZ Proklima
Description:    This workshop presents GIZ Proklima’s approach to training and capacity building programmes for sustainable transformation of refrigeration and air conditioning sectors. In a practical part, participants will get insight into actual training content for good installation and servicing practices.
For more information, please contact:
Claudia Becker
Tel:      +49 6174 964 575 / +49 160 300 6532
Email:  Claudia.becker@proklima.net

MR-H6/26/2013 1:00 PM

Time:               1800 – 2000hrs          
Title:                HFC-23 Emissions
Organizers:    The Environmental Investigation Agency
Brief:               An overview of why HFC-23 emissions must be addressed, and how the Montreal Protocol can work to remove this waste gas
For more information, please contact:
Danielle Gagne
Tel:   +1 202 483 6621           
Email:  dgagne@eia-global.org

CR-46/26/2013 6:00 PM
 Date/Time: 06/27/2013
  Category: Contact Groups
Bilaterals with MBTOC - 8.30am Canadian delegation
MR-G6/27/2013 8:30 AM
Discussion group on HFC management (0900 - 1000)
CR-16/27/2013 9:00 AM
Contact Group on SIDS (1230 - 1300)
CR-46/27/2013 12:30 PM
Funding of production facilities for HCFCs (1300 - 1400)
MR-H6/27/2013 1:00 PM
TOR on replenishment (1400 - 1530)
CR-46/27/2013 2:00 PM
Additional funding to maximize the climate benefits (1530 - 1630)
CR-46/27/2013 3:30 PM
Discussion group on HFC management (1630 - 1800)
CR-16/27/2013 4:30 PM
TEAP Nomination (1800 - 1900)
MR-F6/27/2013 6:00 PM
  Category: Plenary Sessions
Plenary Session (1000)
ESCAP HALL6/27/2013 10:00 AM
  Category: Regional Groups
African Group (0900 - 1000)
CR-46/27/2013 9:00 AM
  Category: Side Events

Time:               1300 – 1500hrs          
Title                  Refrigeration servicing sector in the context of HPMPs
Organizers:    OzonAction
Description:
For more information, please contact:
Shaofeng Hu
Tel:      +66 2 288 1126
Email:  Shaofeng.Hu@unep.org

MR-F6/27/2013 1:00 PM

Time:               1300 – 1500hrs          
Venue: Foyer for lunch: 13:00 – 13:30
MR-G: 13:30 – 15:00
Title:                Interactive workshop – Fluorinated Gases at EU level and throughout the world
Organizers:     European Partnership for Energy and the Environment (EPEE)          
Description:    Both at EU and at international level, the impact of refrigerants on climate change is a widely debated topic. During this workshop, an overview will be given of the latest evolutions on the review of the EU F-gas (fluorinated gases) Regulation and its correlation with international regulations. The 2015 International Climate Change agreement will be assessed focusing on its provisions relevant to refrigerants. The presentations by key note speakers will be followed by a Q&A session
For more information, please contact:
Charlotte Ryckmann
Tel:      +32 27 38 1789 / +32 478 88 03 56
Email:  charlotte.ryckman@grayling.com  

Foyer for Lunch / MR-G6/27/2013 1:00 PM
 Date/Time: 06/28/2013
  Category: Contact Groups
TOR on replenishment (0900 - 1000)
CR-46/28/2013 9:00 AM
Additional funding to maximize the climate benefits (1000 - 1100)
CR-46/28/2013 10:00 AM
Discussion group on HFC management (1100 - 1200)
CR-16/28/2013 11:00 AM
  Category: Plenary Sessions
Plenary Session - Reports of groups (1200 - 1300)
ESCAP HALL6/28/2013 12:00 PM
Plenary Session - Adoption of the report (1700) * Draft reports L1 and L1/Add.1 already available in all UN languages. L1/Add.2 will become available at 1600 hours in English only.
ESCAP HALL6/28/2013 5:00 PM
  Category: Regional Groups
African Group (0900 - 1000)
MR-G6/28/2013 9:00 AM
  Category: Side Events

Time:               1300 – 1500hrs                                    
Title:                Update on Natural Refrigerant Solutions        
Organizers:    Shecco
Description:    This event is targeted to ozone and climate negotiators as well as industry representatives seeking technologically viable, safe and efficient alternatives to HCFCs.
For more information, please contact:
Franziska Menten
Tel:      +32 22 30 3700
Email:  franziska.menten@shecco.com   

CR-46/28/2013 1:00 PM
 Date/Time: 06/29/2013
  Category: Others

Time:                0900 - 1730hrs (Saturday, 29 June 2022 and Sunday, 30 June 2022)
Title:                Advancing Ozone & Climate Protection Technologies: Next Steps
Organizers:     UNDP, UNEP, the Climate and Clean Air Coalition to Reduce Short-Lived Climate Pollutants, United States Government, European Commission and the Alliance for Responsible Atmospheric Policy
Description:    The conference will focus on alternatives to ozone-depleting substances for air conditioning, foams, refrigeration, and other sectors, with a special focus on standards for climate-friendly alternatives. Presentations will be designed for a wide audience including Montreal Protocol party representatives, national ozone officers and representatives of industry, environmental organizations and academia.

Please visit the conference website www.BangkokTechConference.org to learn more and to register. Registration is free.

ESCAP HALL6/29/2013 9:00 AM
 Date/Time: 06/30/2013
  Category: Others

Time:                0900 - 1730hrs (Saturday, 29 June 2022 and Sunday, 30 June 2022)
Title:                Advancing Ozone & Climate Protection Technologies: Next Steps
Organizers:     UNDP, UNEP, the Climate and Clean Air Coalition to Reduce Short-Lived Climate Pollutants, United States Government, European Commission and the Alliance for Responsible Atmospheric Policy
Description:    The conference will focus on alternatives to ozone-depleting substances for air conditioning, foams, refrigeration, and other sectors, with a special focus on standards for climate-friendly alternatives. Presentations will be designed for a wide audience including Montreal Protocol party representatives, national ozone officers and representatives of industry, environmental organizations and academia.

Please visit the conference website www.BangkokTechConference.org to learn more and to register. Registration is free.

ESCAP HALL6/30/2013 9:00 AM