The 18th session of the Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC and the 8th session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the Meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol opened on Monday, 26 November and continued until Saturday, 8 December 2012 at the Qatar National Convention Centre in Doha, Qatar.
Closing press briefing on Saturday, 8 December
Download as podcast Briefing the press at the end of the Doha Climate Change Conference, UNFCCC Executive Secretary, Christiana Figueres, said "Today has been a historic day. We have seen the adoption of the second commitment period of the Kyoto Protocol, something which Parties have been working toward for seven years."
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The conference was hosted by the Government of Qatar and supported by the UNFCCC secretariat. As nominated by the Asia-Pacific Group, H.E. Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Attiyah is the President for COP 18 and CMP 8.
Meet the conference hosts:
Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary UNFCCC
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H.E. Mr. Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Attiyah, Chairman of the Qatar Administrative Control and Transparency Authority, and President of COP 18 and CMP 8
|The Doha Conference comprised of:|
|The 18th Conference of the Parties (COP)||Provisional agenda||Annotations|
|The 8th Conference of the Parties serving as the Meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (CMP)||Provisional agenda||Annotations|
|The 37th session of the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA)||Provisional agenda||Annotations|
|The 37th session of the Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI)||Provisional agenda||Annotations|
|The second part of the 17th session of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Further Commitments for Annex I Parties under the Kyoto Protocol (AWG-KP)||Adopted agenda|
|The second part of the 15th session of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Long-term Cooperative Action under the Convention (AWG-LCA)||Adopted agenda|
|The second part of the 1st session of the Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action (ADP)||Adopted agenda|