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Bonn Climate Change Conference - October 2014





Expert meeting on an information hub for information on results of the activities referred to in decision 1/CP.16, paragraph 70 and results-based payments
image Following a request by the COP in the Warsaw Framework for REDD-plus, the secretariat will organize an expert meeting on an information hub for information on REDD-plus results and corresponding results-based payments from 2-3 September 2014. The overall objective of the meeting is to consider technical and design questions in relation to the set-up of the information hub.
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Implementation Updates
image Process Begun to Assess Developed Country Emissions Targets
28 August
Bonn, Germany
Governments decided at the UN Climate Change Conference in Durban, in 2011, to launch a new process under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) that would assess progress made by developed countries towards achieving their national targets to limit and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Known as multilateral assessment (MA), this initiative has now been launched and it will enable developed countries to compare their individual performances in meeting their targets.
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Image Technology Executive Committee, 9th meeting
18-21 August 2014
Bonn, Germany
At its 9th meeting, the Technology Executive Committee (TEC) held a thematic dialogue on climate technology financing, which supported the TEC to identify possible linkages between the Technology Mechanism and the financial mechanism. The TEC made progress in preparing its workshop on national systems of innovation, to take place on 13 and 14 October 2014 in Bonn, and on TEC Briefs on adaptation technologies and papers on technology needs assessments. It also prepared draft recommendations and key messages to be submitted to COP 20, including on possible linkages between the Technology Mechanism and the financial mechanism.
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Image Bonn Adaptation Expo
8-9 August
Bonn, Germany
Representatives from more than 74 countries – including 47 Least Developed Countries - gathered in Bonn on 8-9 August to share experiences and to discuss support for the National Adaptation Plan (NAP) process. It was the second NAP Expo, organized by the Least Developed Countries Expert Group (LEG) under the UNFCCC.
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Previous Implementation Updates
From the Podium
COP 20 Logo Provisional agendas for the Lima Conference
1 September 2014
The provisional agendas for COP 20, CMP 10, SBSTA 41 and SBI 41 have been finalized and are now available on the Lima Conference page. More
image Political vision for COP 20/CMP 10 explained by Mr. Manuel Pulgar-Vidal
6 and 7 June 2014
Mr. Manuel Pulgar-Vidal, COP 20/CMP 10 President-Designate outlined the latest updates on the political vision of Peru for the Lima Conference.
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image COP 19/CMP 9 President and COP 20/CMP 10 President-Designate opened the High-level Ministerial Dialogue on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action
6 June 2014
The COP 19/CMP 9 President, Mr. Marcin Korolec and COP 20/CMP 10 President-Designate, Mr. Manuel Pulgar-Vidal co-chaired the High-level ministerial round table on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action to provide political guidance to the process for a strong agreement in 2015 informed by science.
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image COP 19/CMP 9 President and COP 20/CMP 10 President-Designate opened the High-level ministerial round table under the Kyoto Protocol
5 June 2014
The COP 19/CMP 9 President, Mr. Marcin Korolec and COP 20/CMP 10 President-Designate, Mr. Manuel Pulgar-Vidal co-chaired the High-level ministerial round table under the Kyoto Protocol with the goal to assess progress made and the potential for increasing mitigation ambition under the Kyoto Protocol.
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News of the Convention and Protocol Bodies
Other meetings
image Technology Executive Committee, 9th meeting
The Technology Executive Committee (TEC) will hold its 9th meeting on 18-21 August 2014, in Bonn, Germany. Based on work undertaken intersessionnally by its task forces, the TEC will consider many substantive issues, and will initiate the preparation of its annual report to COP 20. The provisional agenda and meeting documentation is available via the link below.
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Latest Documents
FCCC/TRR.1/PRT
Portugal. Report of the technical review of the first biennial report of Portugal.
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FCCC/TRR.1/AUT
Austria. Report of the technical review of the first biennial report of Austria.
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FCCC/TRR.1/LVA
Latvia. Report of the technical review of the first biennial report of Latvia.
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FCCC/IDR.6/LVA
Latvia. Report of the technical review of the sixth national communication of Latvia.
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FCCC/IDR.6/AUT
Austria. Report of the technical review of the sixth national communication of Austria.
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