SBSTA 48-2

The 2nd part of the 48th session of the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice

4 September - 9 September 2018, Bangkok, Thailand


Update 6: Difficulties expected at year end climate talks
Bangkok, 27 September 2018 (Meena Raman and Indrajit Bose)

Penang – The year end climate talks under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the Paris Agreement (PA) to be held in Poland is expected to be very difficult and rocky, given where Parties left off from the Bangkok session held recently.

Update 5: Developing countries oppose renegotiation of Paris Agreement
Bangkok, 12 September 2018 (Prerna Bomzan and Meena Raman)

11 September 2018 – Developing countries strongly opposed attempts to renegotiate the Paris Agreement (PA) at the recently concluded climate talks in Bangkok, given attempts by developed countries to block references to differentiation between developed and developing countries in the negotiating

Update 1: Work to produce text on guidelines to implement Paris Agreement continues
Bangkok, 5 September 2018 (Meena Raman and Prerna Bomzan)

Parties under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), have gathered in Bangkok, Thailand, from Sept. 4 to 9, to accelerate work on producing a negotiating text on the guidelines to implement the Paris Agreement (PA).