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KEY OUTCOMES: PRE-COP26 SIDE EVENT, UNESCO-TERRE-CSG-REI | ALL4CLIMATE ITALY 2021

Climate change is not just a crisis, but an emergency as urgent as the Pandemic: to act on it and explore the potentials of young people in addressing it, this Side Event was organized in the frame of All4Climate and Pre-COP26, utilising a multistakeholder setting, witnessing high-level presentations by international leading experts from UNESCO, TERRE Policy Centre, the City of Casale Monferrato, Centro Studi Galileo, and Renewable Energy Institute.


PRE-COP26 SIDE EVENT | ALL4CLIMATE ITALY 2021 | “SMART CAMPUS CLOUD NETWORK – A DIGITAL NETWORK OF UNIVERSITIES”

A recent survey by a group of universities reveals that almost 60% of young people are terrified, depressed by the climate crisis, and their fear about climate change is negatively affecting their daily lives. Climate change is not just a crisis, but an emergency: to address it, and explore the potentials of young people, this Side Event is proposed in the frame of All4Climate and Pre-COP26, taking place on 28th September 2021 in Italy.


AREA PRESIDENT MARCO BUONI’S TALK AT UN-FAO FOOD SYSTEMS SUMMIT ON 20 SEPTEMBER

On September 20th the Italian Ministry for Ecological Transition, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the Ozone Secretariat will host an event that will put a spot light on the critical role of sustainable cold chains in ensuring food safety and security, reducing food waste and loss, mitigating climate change and preventing the depletion of the ozone layer; in deep connection with the Montreal Protocol, its Kigali Amendment and its Rome Declaration on Sustainable Cold Chain Development.


EGYPT: TRAINING WITH UNITED NATIONS; CERTIFICATES DELIVERED BY 3 MINISTERS

The commitment of CSG to increase knowledge throughout the world proceeds relentlessly: the latest international event is thus the first one to happen fully face-to-face after the pandemic breakout; “Train-the-Trainers, Alternative Refrigerants Good Service Practice” was held in Egypt.


IRELAND JOINS LEARNING PROGRAMME REAL ALTERNATIVES

REAL Alternatives, the international programme for low-GWP alternatives technician training, is delighted to announce that ECAC, has joined the group as National Lead on REAL Alternatives training for Ireland.


NIGERIA, MALTA, EGYPT: TRAININGS ALL OVER THE WORLD & BACK IN CLASS

CSG’s commitment to spread knowledge and skills throughout the world proceeds relentlessly: in June three international courses have taken place, often in collaboration with the United Nations.


19TH EUCONFRAC: GREAT SUCCESS FOR THE HVAC/R LEADING EVENT

The United Nations have involved the major leading RAC experts from every corner of the world; a historic collaboration agreement between Europe and Africa was thus signed during the event.


AREA & U-3ARC WILL SIGN A MOU DURING THE EUROPEAN CONFERENCE

Politecnico University of Milan, is since several decades the centre of refrigeration worldwide recognized for the biennial conferences organised by UNEP-IIR-AREA-CSG. On 10th-11th June the signature.


REFRIGERATION IS THE FUTURE: TWO DAYS UNTIL 19TH EU CONFERENCE

For over 40 years, CSG’s European Conference, in collaboration with the United Nations, has been the most important event in the HVAC/R sector; 190 countries will virtually meet up at the Politecnico of Milan.


FIRST SUCCESSFUL TRAIN-THE-TRAINERS IN NIGERIA

Centro Studi Galileo is supporting the national RAC sector of Nigeria in building its workforce capacity, specifically increasing the knowledge on energy efficiency and energy saving in all practices concerning refrigeration.


19EUConfRAC: UPDATED PROGRAMME ANNOUNCED

In the wake of the striking success of its previous edition, the 19th European Conference on “The Latest Technologies in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning” will take place on 10-11 June 2021.