Climate talks open in Marrakech, Morocco
Kuala Lumpur – Economic transformation in response to climate change needs the partnership and support of developed countries, said developing countries at the recently concluded climate talks in Marrakech, Morocco.
Kuala Lumpur – Parties at the UNFCCC’s 45th session of the Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI45) and the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA45), reached agreement on 11 Nov to constitute an ad hoc technical expert group to advance the technical work on the impact o
Penang, 1 Dec. — At the recently concluded climate talks in Marrakech, Morocco, Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) adopted a key decision on long-term climate finance (LTF) on the final day of the meeting on 18 Nov, after much wrangling on some key issues.
Kuala Lumpur – The 22nd Conference of the Parties (COP 22) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) has agreed that the Subsidiary Body on Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA) will undertake work on operationalising the platform for the exchange of experiences and sharing
KUALA LUMPUR, 24 Nov (Hilary Chiew) – In the wake of the recent elections in the United States, the host of next year’s climate talks has made a plea to the President-elect Donald Trump to show leadership as the second largest greenhouse gas emitter in the world.
Developing country delegates called on developed countries to enhance ambition in climate action now and provide the means of implementation to developing countries, as both science and equity demanded acting with urgency, and not to put off actions to after 2020 as is the case under the Paris Ag
The Marrakech climate talks, which began on 7 Nov closed around 2 am on 19 Nov, with developing countries making a strong plea for pre-2020 climate action and for developed countries to fulfill their pre-2020 commitments.
Marrakech proclamation for action on climate and sustainable development issued
Following the opening of the 22nd meeting of the Conference of Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Marrakech, Morocco on 7 November, the Ad Hoc Working Group on the Paris Agreement (APA), a body established following the adoption of the Paris Agreement
Consideration of a proposal related to decision-making in the process of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), and two others on amending specific provisions will continue at the next session of the Conference of the Parties.
High level call to fulfil USD 100 billion a year promise for climate actions
The UNFCCC’s Conference of the Parties at its 22st (COP 22) session in Marrakech convened the first part of the ‘Facilitative Dialogue on Enhancing Ambition and Support’ on 11 November.
Unease has emerged among some developing countries over the content of a confidential document being prepared behind closed doors by the Moroccan Presidency of the UN climate talks billed the ‘Marrakech Call for Action’.
Differences of views between developed and developing countries have emerged on how they view the public registry for nationally determined contributions (NDCs) and for adaptation communications under the Paris Agreement (PA).
The annual year end climate talks under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) will kick off in Marrakech, Morocco, on 7 Nov. and is expected to end 18 Nov.