SBI 50

50th session of the Subsidiary Body for Implementation

17 June - 27 June 2019, Bonn, Germany


Update 9: Controversy over the IPCC’s 1.5°C Special Report (SR1.5)
Bonn, 2 July 2019 (TWN)

Penang, 2 July (TWN) — The issue of 1.5°C Special Report (SR1.5) by Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) became highly contentious at the recently concluded climate talks in Bonn, Germany.

Update 6: Developed countries push for changes to Adaptation Fund
Bonn, 24 June 2019 (TWN)

Discussions over the composition of the Adaptation Fund (AF) Board and eligibility of Parties to the Board have become contentious at the ongoing climate talks in Bonn, Germany.

Update 5: Developing countries express concerns over arrangements for UNFCCC meetings
Bonn, 21 June 2019 (TWN)

Agendas of the next UNFCCC session, frequency of forthcoming meetings of the Conference of the Parties (COPs) and participation of non-Party stakeholders in the process have proved contentious in discussions under the agenda item on ‘Arrangements for Intergovernmental Meetings (AIM)’ under the UN

Update 2: Parties outline priorities for climate talks
Bonn, 18 June 2019 (Evelyn Teh)

The climate talks in Bonn, Germany, have kicked off on 17th June, with the convening of the 50th sessions of the UNFCCC’s Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI) and the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA), which are scheduled to complete their work on 27th June.

Update 11: Developing countries concerned by shift of focus from UNFCCC to Paris Agreement
Bonn, 3 July 2019 (Evelyn Teh)

Penang - At the joint closing plenary of the of the 50th meetings of the UNFCCC’s Subsidiary Bodies on 27 June 2019, in Bonn (Germany), which marked the end of the two-week intersession climate talks, developing countries, led by the G77 and China, expressed concerns over the sta

Update 1: The climate talks in Bonn - What to expect
Bonn, 17 June 2019 (Meena Raman)

As students, youth and environmental activists around the world staged recent protests and continue to do so demanding for urgent and greater climate action on the part of governments in combatting climate change, Parties under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), t