OzoNews Volume XIX - 30 June 2019

United Nations Environment Programme (2019-06-30)

In this issue: 1. Denmark’s Inger Andersen takes over as head of UN Environment Programme 2. 41st Meeting of the Open-Ended Working Group of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer (OEWG 41) 3. OzonAction Side-Event at the 41st Open-ended Working Group, Bangkok, Thailand 4. Keeping cool in the face of climate change 5. An energy-efficient approach to keeping cool 6. Ozone depletion, ultraviolet radiation, climate change and prospects for a sustainable future 7. Workshops for enabling activities for HFC phase down and training of new national ozone officers of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) of the Africa Anglophone Network 8. AHRI and UN Environment Launch Global Refrigerant Management Training Program 9. Cameroon: Montreal Protocol on the ozone layer - Minister Advances Need for Ratification 10. Rwanda launches scheme to help promote energy efficient cooling systems 11. Bhutan National Assembly passed amendment to the Montreal Protocol on substances that deplete the ozone layer 12. China launches new “Green Cooling Action Plan” 13. Bulgaria: Illegal refrigerant will be destroyed