Bonn Climate Change Conference - Nov 2017

6 November - 17 November 2017, Bonn, Germany

Individual Meetings

COP 23 6 November - 17 November 2017
SBI 47 6 November - 17 November 2017
CMP 13 6 November - 17 November 2017
CMA 1-2 6 November - 17 November 2017
SBSTA 47 6 November - 17 November 2017
APA 1-4 6 November - 17 November 2017

Updates from all meetings

Bonn News Updates 20: Key outcomes from COP 23
Beijing, 22 November 2017 (Zhenyan Zhu)

Several key decisions and important outcomes were adopted at the recently concluded 23rd session of the Conference of the Parties (COP23) to the UNFCCC, which met from Nov 6 to 18 in Bonn, Germany.

Bonn News Updates 19: Conclusions adopted to advance Paris Agreement work programme
Kathmandu, 22 November 2017 (Prerna Bomzan and Meena Raman)

The meeting of UNFCCC’s Ad Hoc Working Group on the Paris Agreement (APA) eventually closed after 1 am, early morning of 18 Nov, with the adoption of conclusions to advance the Paris Agreement Work Programme (PAWP), overshooting its scheduled closing by three days, in Bonn, Germany.

Bonn News Updates 18: Developing countries welcome decisions at COP 23, and register concerns over finance issues
Kuala Lumpur, 21 November 2017 (Jade Chiang and Meena Raman)

Despite the delayed ending of the climate talks at Bonn by nearly a day, developing countries, in welcoming some key decisions adopted at COP 23, also emphatically registered their unhappiness over how the finance issues were addressed at the closing of the climate talks that took place early mor

Bonn News Updates 17: Climate talks end with adoption of ‘Fiji Momentum for Implementation’
Bonn, 20 November 2017 (T. Ajit and Meena Raman)

The 23rd session of the Conference of the Parties (COP23) to the UN Framework on Climate Change (UNFCCC) closed  early morning of Saturday18 Nov, a day later than its scheduled ending, with the adoption of  what was called the “Fiji Momentum for Implementation”, (also known as decision 1/CP.23).

Bonn News Updates 16: Call to show more ambition and to move faster together on climate change
Bonn, 16 November 2017 (Prerna Bomzan)

The opening of the high-level segment of the climate talks in Bonn presided over by Fiji, saw world leaders calling on all Parties to show more ambition and to move faster together on climate change.

Bonn News Updates 15: BASIC ministers provide political impetus for climate talks
Bonn, 16 November 2017 (TWN)

As the ongoing climate talks intensify, ministers of Brazil, South Africa, India and China (BASIC) underlined the importance of the conference to prepare the ground towards the completion of the work related to the implementation of the Paris Agreement under the United Nations Framework Conventio