Paris Climate COP21/CMP11 - December 2015

30 November - 11 December 2015, Paris, France

Individual Meetings

ADP 2.12 29 November - 5 December 2015
COP 21 30 November - 11 December 2015
CMP 11 30 November - 11 December 2015
SBSTA 43 1 December - 4 December 2015
SBI 43 1 December - 4 December 2015

Updates from all meetings

Paris News Updates 28: Huge fight to ensure ‘contributions’ under Paris Agreement are not mitigation-centric
Paris, 4 January 2016 (T. Ajit)

A proposal by the Like-Minded Developing countries (LMDC), aimed at ensuring that nationally determined contributions (NDCs) under the Paris Agreement are comprehensive and not mitigation-centric, was a hard fought battle that eventually succeeded in being reflected in the Paris Agreement.

Paris News Updates 27: Other key COP21 decisions, some issues deferred to COP22
Kuala Lumpur, 29 December 2015

Kuala Lumpur, 29 December (Hilary Chiew) – In the shadow of the Paris Agreement, several decisions of the 21st session of the Conference of the Parties (COP21) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) were adopted in two plenary sessions.

Paris News Updates 26: Key COP21 decisions on finance-related issues
Kuala Lumpur, 29 December 2015

Kuala Lumpur, 29 December (Hilary Chiew) – Several finance-related decisions were adopted by the 21st session of the Conference of the Parties (COP21) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).

Paris News Updates 25: Kyoto Protocol: CP2 implementation rules adopted, ‘revisit mechanism’ deferred
Kuala Lumpur, 28 December 2015

Kuala Lumpur, 28 December (Hilary Chiew) – The 11th session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (CMP11) adopted a major set of decisions pertaining to the rules for the implementation of the Doha Amendment to the Kyoto Protocol on 11 Decemb

Paris News Updates 24: COP21 decision on enhanced action prior to 2020
New Delhi, 28 December 2015

New Delhi, 28 December (Indrajit Bose) — Besides the Paris Agreement, Parties to the UNFCCC’s 21st meeting of the Conference of Parties (COP21) also adopted a decision on enhanced action prior to 2020.

Paris News Updates 23: Differentiation under the Paris Agreement – a tough fight
Penang, 28 December 2015

28 December, Penang (T Ajit) — The issue of differentiation between developed and developing countries remained a key sticking point until the final hours of the climate talks on the UNFCCC’s Paris Agreement.