On 10 November, the UNFCCC’s Ad Hoc Working Group on the Paris Agreement (APA) convened a contact group to take stock of the work in the informal consultations, which saw developing country groupings such as the Like Minded Developing Countries (LMDC) and the Arab Group
Informal consultations under APA show differences of view over differentiation
Divergences arise over understanding of Paris Agreement
APA begins substantive work in facilitated groups
Marrakech, 9 November (T Ajit and Meena Raman) — The Ad Hoc Working Group on the Paris Agreement (APA) began substantive discussions by launching informal consultations on 8 November.
The UNFCCC’s Ad Hoc Working Group on the Paris Agreement (APA) convened it closing plenary at 10.30 PM on 14 November, where Parties adopted the draft conclusions proposed by Co-Chairs Sarah Baashan (Saudi Arabia)
On 12 November, the UNFCCC’s Ad hoc Working Group on the Paris Agreement (APA) convened a contact group where Parties heard reports-back from ongoing informal consultations on various topics under the APA agenda.
A major controversy has arisen between developed and developing countries as regards the Adaptation Fund and the Paris Agreement (PA), under the informal consultations which are on-going under the Ad hoc Working Group on the PA (APA).