APA 1-2

1-2 Ad Hoc Working Group on the Paris Agreement

UNFCCC / APA 1-2
7 November - 14 November 2016, Marrakesh, Morocco

Updates

Update 9: Concerns over mode of work in APA informal consultations
Marrakech, 11 November 2016 (T Ajit)

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

Update 8: TWN Marrakesh News Update No. 8: Informal consultations under APA show differences of view over differentiation
10 November 2016

Informal consultations under APA show differences of view over differentiation

Update 7: TWN Marrakesh News Update No. 7: Divergences arise over understanding of Paris Agreement
10 November 2016

Divergences arise over understanding of Paris Agreement

Update 5: TWN Marrakesh News Update No. 5: APA begins substantive work in facilitated groups
9 November 2016

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.

Update 16: APA adopts draft conclusions, suspends session at Marrakech
Marrakech, 15 November 2016 (T Ajit and Meena Raman)

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)

Update 12: APA discusses on way forward to proceed with work next year
Marrakech, 14 November 2016 (T Ajit)

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.

Update 10: No decision taken that Adaptation Fund serves Paris Agreement - say developed countries
Marrakech, 11 November 2016 (Meena Raman)

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).