SBI 46

46th session of the Subsidiary Body for Implementation

8 May - 18 May 2017, Bonn, Germany


Bonn News Updates 9: No consensus yet on UNFCCC Secretariat budget
Bonn, 15 May 2017 (Jade Chiang)

After six days of deliberations at the Bonn climate talks last week on the programme budget of the UNFCCC Secretariat for the biennium 2018-2019, Parties are nowhere near to approving it as it was deemed to be skewed against the interests of developing countries.

Bonn News Updates 8: G77 says developed countries using process to reinterpret Paris Agreement
Bonn, 12 May 2017 (T. Ajit)

The G77 and China said that developed countries are intending to reinterpret the Paris Agreement (PA) by their stance in the negotiations at the Bonn climate talks.

Bonn News Updates 7: Deep divide over issue of nationally determined contributions
Bonn, 11 May 2017 (T. Ajit)

Parties at informal consultations on the issue of nationally determined contributions (NDCs) held on May 9 under the UNFCCC’s Ad Hoc Working Group on the Paris Agreement (APA), had a very rich expression of views that revealed a deep divide over the features, information and accounting of NDCs.

Bonn News Updates 6: Concerns over proposed elimination of UNFCCC contribution to IPCC
Bonn, 11 May 2017 (Jade Chiang)

Developing countries at the climate talks in Bonn expressed concerns over the proposed elimination of the contribution by the UNFCCC to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) as contained in the proposed programme budget for the period 2018-2019.

Bonn News Updates 15: Developing countries raise unhappiness over Global Environment Facility
Bonn, 24 May 2017 (Jade Chiang)

Kuala Lumpur – Dissatisfaction of developing countries with the non-responsiveness of the Global Environmental Facility (GEF) to their requests for assistance surfaced at the closing plenary of the 46th session of the UNFCCC’s Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI46) on 18 May in Bonn, Germany.