Bonn Climate Change Conference - Apr 2018

30 April - 10 May 2018, Bonn, Germany

Individual Meetings

APA 1-5 30 April - 10 May 2018
SBSTA 48 30 April - 10 May 2018
SBI 48 30 April - 10 May 2018

Updates from all meetings

Bonn News Updates 12: Expert Dialogue underscores finance gap to address climate induced 'Loss and Damage'
Bonn, 14 May 2018 (Harjeet Singh)

The Suva Expert Dialogue on ‘Loss and Damage,’ mandated by last year’s climate change summit, concluded on 3 May in Bonn, Germany, during the recent climate talks under the UNFCCC.

Bonn News Updates 11: Paris work progamme to be coherent and balanced
Bonn, 14 May 2018 (TWN)

The UNFCCC’s Ad Hoc Working Group on the Paris Agreement (APA), one of the main bodies responsible for enabling the  implementation of the Paris Agreement (PA), adopted conclusions at its closing plenary on 10 May, the last d

Bonn News Updates 10: Lively exchange over common time-frames for NDCs
Bonn, 10 May 2018 (Prerna Bomzan)

Parties at informal consultations under the UNFCCC’s Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI) agreed to draft conclusions of a  procedural nature on common time frames for nationally determined contributions (NDCs) referred to in Article 4.10 of the Paris Agreement (PA) on 7 May.

Bonn News Updates 9: Developed countries oppose process to set new collective finance goal
Bonn, 9 May 2018 (Meena Raman)

At the climate talks in Bonn, Germany, held under the UNFCCC, developed countries are opposed to the launch of a process to set a new collective goal on finance that takes into account the needs and priorities of developing countries.

Bonn News Updates 8: Developing country delegates provide insights on climate negotiations
Bonn, 7 May 2018 (TWN)

Delegates from developing countries provided their insights into the on-going negotiations under the UNFCCC and the Paris Agreement (PA) at a side-event organized on 30 April, at the opening of the Bonn climate talks.

Bonn News Updates 7: Need for comparable and balanced progress on all issues – say developing countries
Bonn, 7 May 2018 (Meena Raman)

Developing countries, led by the Group of 77 and China called for comparable and balanced progress in the negotiations on all elements of the package of decisions, to be adopted at the year-end climate talks under the UNFCCC.