Marrakech Climate Change Conference - Nov 2016

7 November - 18 November 2016, Marrakesh, Morocco

Individual Meetings

COP 22 7 November - 18 November 2016
CMP 12 7 November - 18 November 2016
SBSTA 45 7 November - 18 November 2016
SBI 45 7 November - 18 November 2016
APA 1-2 7 November - 14 November 2016
CMA 1 7 November - 18 November 2016

Updates from all meetings

Marrakech News Updates 29: Economic transformation in the South in response to climate change needs support
Marrakech, 6 December 2016 (Hilary Chiew)

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.

Marrakech News Updates 28: Parties agree to ad hoc technical expert group on impact of response measures
Marrakech, 2 December 2016 (Hilary Chiew)

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

Marrakech News Updates 27: Difficult negotiations on long-term climate finance in climate talks
Marrakech, 2 December 2016 (T Ajit and Meena Raman)

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.

Marrakech News Updates 26: Subsidiary body to operationalise indigenous peoples’ platform on climate change
Marrakech, 28 November 2016 (Hilary Chiew)

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

Marrakech News Updates 25: US President-elect called to show leadership at closing of climate talks
Marrakech, 24 November 2016 (Hilary Chiew)

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.

Marrakech News Updates 24: Science and equity demand urgent action on climate now say developing countries
Marrakech, 23 November 2016 (Zhenyan Zhu)

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