Climate Change

Current meetings

APA 1-3 8 May - 18 May 2017
SBSTA 46 8 May - 18 May 2017
SBI 46 8 May - 18 May 2017

TWN Info Service

COP21: Great start, but how will it end?

TWN Info Service on Climate Change Dec15/01

As the climate conference in Paris enters its second and final week, can it reach an agreement when so many tough issues remain to be solved?

The developed world should practice what it preaches: Prakash Javadekar

TWN Info Service on Climate Change Nov15/09

Union Environment, Forest & Climate Change Minister Prakash Javadekar speaks to Nitin Sethi on the Paris climate change agreement. Edited excerpts:

India defended climate change red-lines at G20 meeting

TWN Info Service on Climate Change Nov15/10

At the recently concluded talks of G20 countries India prevented an attempt to pre-decide the contours of the Paris climate change agreeme

Indicators for Sustainable Development Goals

TWN Info Service on Climate Change Nov15/08

After a two day-meeting in Bangkok, at the end of October, the statistical experts of the United Nations agencies and 28 countries have come with a controversial list of 159 “generally agreed” indicators to measure the Sustainable Development Goals approved last September by the UN General Assemb

GCF Board approves additional USD 14 million for readiness support

TWN Info Service on Climate Change Nov15/05

The Board of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) at its 11th meeting held in Zambia adopted approved an additional USD 14 million for readiness support.

A Civil Society Review of the Paris Pledges (the national INDCs)

TWN Info Service on Climate Change Nov15/06

An unprecedentedly broad and diverse coalition of global civil society organizations and social movements (see list here) has just released a joint assessment of countries' INDC-based mitigation pledges.

Resources

The Climate Change Battle in Paris: An Updated Analysis of the Paris COP21 and the Paris Agreement

Pre-2020 Action Now!: Paris Climate Justice Briefs #6

Dec15/6

Gender and Climate Change: Paris Climate Justice Briefs #5

Dec15/5

Food Fights for Justice: Paris Climate Justice Briefs #4

Dec15/4