Final Public Consultation for the ICAT Series of Guidance Documents

We invite you to review and provide feedback on the Initiative for Climate Action Transparency’s (ICAT) June 2019 version of the series of guidance documents. The documents have been through multiple rounds of review, and this is the final round of consultation before publication of the series. This public consultation period is open for 30… Read more

Transparency as a Key to Ambitious Climate Action – ICAT Strategy Workshop in Rome, Italy

Stakeholders of the Initiative for Climate Action Transparency (ICAT) met in Rome to discuss strategic goals and priorities. Read more

Global NDC Conference in Berlin: 12-14 June

The Initiative for Climate Action Transparency (ICAT) will be attending the Global NDC Conference from 12-14 June 2019 in Berlin, Germany. Learn more here.

ICAT at COP24 in Katowice, Poland

To find out where we are and what we are doing at COP24, we have created this page that lists what events we will be participating in. We will be posting new information to this page regularly, so please make sure to come back and check for updates! Read more

ICAT Side Event at COP24: ICAT Country Experiences with the Development of Enhanced Transparency Frameworks

ICAT will hold a side event at COP24 in Katowice, Poland, on ICAT country experiences with the cevelopment of enhanced transparency frameworks. The event will be held on Tuesday, 4 December, 18:30-20:00 in Room 1. Read more

Webinar, November 13, 9 am (EST): Measuring Transformational Change Impacts

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5o Celsius makes it clear that limiting warming urgently requires transformational actions in all sectors of our economies. Join this webinar to learn more about how the ICAT guidance characterizes transformational change in the mitigation context and how it supports policymakers and practitioners. Read more

Webinar, October 25, 9 am EDT: Measuring Non-State & Subnational Climate Action: Aggregation and Integration

Please join us on Thursday, October 25, 9-10 am (EDT) for a webinar on “Measuring Non-State & Subnational Climate Action: Aggregation and Integration.” States, regions, cities, businesses, investors, and citizens around the world are taking ambitious climate action – delivering real results on the ground that save money, create jobs, make us healthier and reduce emissions. Read more

Dr. Henning Wuester Joins ICAT as the Initiative’s New Director

As of 17 September 2018, Dr. Henning Wuester has joined ICAT as the initiative’s new director. Dr. Wuester will be leading the Initiative and directing its day-to-day work based on ICAT’s strategic plan. He will manage ICAT’s secretariat and act as the public face of the Initiative. Read more

Report from Climate Change Conference in Bangkok (September 4-9, 2018)

Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change met for a second time this year in Bangkok from September 9 to 14 for an additional week of negotiations ahead of COP 24 in Katowice, Poland in December where they  are expected to adopt the guidelines for the implementation of the Paris Agreement. Read more

Opportunity: Call for expressions of interest to pilot ICAT Guidance

The opportunity is now open for expressions of interest to participate in the Initiative for Climate Action Transparency (ICAT) by piloting the ICAT guidance to assess the impacts of policies and actions. ICAT guidance helps users assess the impacts of policies and actions to inform decision making and reporting, and to build capacity on policy assessment methods and processes. Read more