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AWG-KP Workshop to support the consideration of information on potential environmental, economic and social consequences, including spillover effects, of tools, policies, measures and methodologies available to Annex I Parties

AWG-KP Workshop on potential consequences
Chair - Mr. Mama Konate, Vice Chair of the AWG-KP
Monday, 30 March 2009
3.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m.

The AWG-KP, at the second part of its sixth session requested the secretariat to organize an in-session workshop on potential consequences at the seventh session of the AWG-KP under the guidance of its Chair (pdf-icon FCCC/KP/AWG/2008/8, para. 55 (b)). 

The objective of the workshop will be to discuss relevant work under the Conference of the Parties and the CMP and to exchange information on issues identified at the resumed sixth session including: evidence of actual impacts and consequences of tools, policies, measures and methodologies available to Annex I Parties; positive and negative potential consequences; how the causes and effects of potential consequences can be assessed; and possible approaches to group actions that lead to these potential consequences.

Background material:
Information Note
pdf-icon FCCC/KP/AWG/2009/INF.3

The workshop will be divided into four segments as follows:
1. Introduction and welcome
2. Presentations by Parties on the issues identified above
3. Presentations by international organizations on the results of relevant technical analyses
4. Discussion

Presentations by Parties:

1.  pdf-icon African Group (128 kB)

2.  pdf-icon G77 and China (3924 kB)

3.  pdf-icon Saudi Arabia (4444 kB)

4.  pdf-icon Australia (186 kB)

5.  pdf-icon Kuwait (224 kB)

6.  pdf-icon Qatar (78 kB)

Presentations by intergovernmental observer organizations:

1. pdf-icon OPEC (275 kB)

The report by the chair of the workshop can be obtained here.