COP 23

23rd session of the Conference of the Parties

6 November - 17 November 2017, 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.

Bonn News Updates 5: APA: Developing countries raise concerns over scheduling of ‘finance’ issues
Bonn, 8 November 2017 (T. Ajit)

On the 2nd day of the ongoing climate talks in Bonn from 6-17 November, developing countries called for emphasis to be given to a particular finance issue dealing with quantitative and qualitative information on projected levels of public finance by developed countries under the Ad Hoc Working Gr