The Cool Up programme will be taking part in the “Montreal Protocol advancing climate action” pavilion in the Blue Zone at COP28 UAE in Dubai. Collaborating with Ozone Secretariat and other partners in the cooling sector will allow us the opportunity to further bridge the worlds between ozone and climate.Read about the event
The parties to the Montreal Protocol meet once a year to make decisions aimed at ensuring the successful implementation of the agreement. Cool Up's presense at MOP is an opportunity to showcase how the programme is supporting our partner countries' governments in integrating sustainable cooling into national policies.Read about the event
Cool Up participated in the Middle East and North Africa Climate Week (MENA CW) held in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, in October 2023. The conference provided a platform for policymakers, practitioners, businesses and civil society to exchange on climate solutions, barriers to overcome and opportunities realized in different regions.Read about the event
The Vice-President of the Turkish Directorate of Climate Change, Dr. Abdulkadir Bektaş, announced the launch of the first Turkish National Cooling Action Plan (NCAP) in Ankara on 7 June 2023, at a Thematic Group Meeting hosted by the Cool Up Programme and attended by key national stakeholders from policy, industry, and academia.Read about the event
In the Cool Up newsletter we share regular updates from the programme, information about natural refrigerants and sustainable cooling, and implementation of the Kigali Amendment, as well as related news and developments from Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon and Türkiye. You can find our newsletter archives in our Knowledge Base.