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

Updates from all meetings

Bonn News Updates 11: Developing countries express concerns on lack of progress on finance issues
Bonn, 13 November 2017 (Prerna Bomzan)

Developing countries, led by the Group of 77 and China, expressed concerns over the lack of progress on all finance related issues due to the lack of political will by developed countries, adding that finance is the key enabler in the operationalization of the Paris Agreement.

Bonn News Updates 10: No consensus on way forward on pre-2020 issues in COP23 agenda
Bonn, 13 November 2017 (Meena Raman)

Consensus could not be reached on the way forward on addressing pre-2020 issues under the agenda of the 23rd meeting of the Conference of Parties to the UNFCCC (COP 23) taking place in Bonn, Germany.

Bonn News Updates 9: Celebrate 20th anniversary of Kyoto Protocol with 2nd commitment period – say developing countries
Bonn, 10 November 2017 (Jade Chiang)

The climate talks in Bonn could be a historic moment if Parties are able to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the adoption of the Kyoto Protocol (KP) by ensuring the entry into force of its second commitment period (CP2), said developing countries at a press conference organised by the

Bonn News Updates 8: APA takes stock of progress towards negotiating text for Paris Agreement implementation
Bonn, 10 November 2017 (Prerna Bomzan and Meena Raman)

A stock-take session of the  UNFCCC’s Ad Hoc Working Group on the Paris Agreement (APA) took place on 9 Nov, presided over by Co-chairs Sara Bashaan (Saudi Arabia) and Jo Tyndall (New Zealand), to assess progress on the steps towards producing a draft negotiating

Bonn News Updates 7: Developed countries oppose inclusion of pre-2020 actions in COP23 agenda
Bonn, 9 November 2017 (Meena Raman)

Developed countries opposed the inclusion of an agenda item dealing with implementing pre-2020 actions onto the agenda of the 23rd meeting of the Conference of Parties to the UNFCCC (COP 23) taking place in Bonn, Germany.

Bonn News Updates 6: Call for balance in producing negotiating text for Paris Agreement implementation
Bonn, 8 November 2017 (Prerna Bomzan)

In producing the draft negotiating text for the implementation of the Paris Agreement (PA), developing countries called for balance on all elements of the PA at the opening meeting of the UNFCCC’s Ad Hoc Working Group on Paris Agreement (APA) on Nov. 7 in Bonn, Germany.