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SBSTA 48
30 Apr 2018 - 10 May 2018
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The forty-eighth session of the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA) will take place from 30 April to 10 May 2018, in Bonn, Germany.

Provisional agenda

Information on the elections

1. Opening of the session.
2. Organizational matters:
2(a). Adoption of the agenda;

Pre-session documents

Type
Symbol
Title
Type of document
  • FCCC/SBSTA/2018/1
    Provisional agenda and annotations. Note by the Executive Secretary
    Agendas and annotations
2(b). Organization of the work of the session;
2(c). Election of officers other than the Chair;
2(d). Mandated events.
3. Nairobi work programme on impacts, vulnerability and adaptation to climate change.

Pre-session documents

Type
Symbol
Title
Type of document
  • FCCC/SBSTA/2018/INF.1
    Progress in implementing activities under the Nairobi work programme on impacts, vulnerability and adaptation to climate change
    Progress reports
  • FCCC/SBSTA/2018/3
    Adaptation in human settlements: key findings and way forward. Report by the secretariat
    Pre-session documents
  • FCCC/SBSTA/2018/2
    Outcomes of work under the Nairobi work programme on impacts, vulnerability and adaptation to climate change since May 2016. Synthesis report by the secretariat
    Synthesis reports
4. Report of the Adaptation Committee.
5. Development and transfer of technologies: technology framework under Article 10, paragraph 4, of the Paris Agreement.

Pre-session documents

Type
Symbol
Title
Type of document
  • SBSTA48.Informal.1
    Initial draft of the technology framework
    Non-official session documents

In-session documents

Type
Symbol
Title
Type of document
  • SBSTA46.IN.1
    Information note by the co‐facilitators
    Informal notes
  • SBSTA45.IN.1
    Co‐facilitators’ reflection note
    Informal notes
  • SBSTA47.IN.2
    Informal note by the co‐facilitators
    Informal notes
6. Research and systematic observation.
7. Local communities and indigenous peoples platform.
8. Koronivia joint work on agriculture.
9. Impact of the implementation of response measures:
9(a). Improved forum and work programme;
9(b). Modalities, work programme and functions under the Paris Agreement of the forum on the impact of the implementation of response measures;

Pre-session documents

Type
Symbol
Title
Type of document
  • SB48.Informal.1
    Draft elements of the modalities, work programme and functions of the forum on the impact of the implementation of response measures under the Paris Agreement . Informal document by the Chairs
    Non-official session documents

In-session documents

Type
Symbol
Title
Type of document
  • SB47.INM.3
    Reflections note
    Non-official session documents
  • SB47.IN.3
    Informal note by the co-facilitators
    Informal notes
9(c). Matters relating to Article 2, paragraph 3, of the Kyoto Protocol.
10. Methodological issues under the Convention:
10(a). Revision of the UNFCCC reporting guidelines on annual inventories for Parties included in Annex I to the Convention;
10(b). Guidelines for the technical review of information reported under the Convention related to greenhouse gas inventories, biennial reports and national communications by Parties included in Annex I to the Convention;
10(c). Emissions from fuel used for international aviation and maritime transport.
11. Methodological issues under the Kyoto Protocol: land use, land-use change and forestry under Article 3, paragraphs 3 and 4, of the Kyoto Protocol and under the clean development mechanism.
12. Matters relating to Article 6 of the Paris Agreement:
12(a). Guidance on cooperative approaches referred to in Article 6, paragraph 2, of the Paris Agreement;

Pre-session documents

Type
Symbol
Title
Type of document
  • SBSTA48.Informal.2
    Informal document containing the draft elements of guidance on cooperative approaches referred to in Article 6, paragraph 2, of the Paris Agreement. Informal document by the Chair
    Non-official session documents
12(b). Rules, modalities and procedures for the mechanism established by Article 6, paragraph 4, of the Paris Agreement;

Pre-session documents

Type
Symbol
Title
Type of document
  • SBSTA48.Informal.3
    Informal document containing the draft elements of the rules, modalities and procedures for the mechanism established by Article 6, paragraph 4, of the Paris Agreement. Informal document by the Chair
    Non-official session documents
12(c). Work programme under the framework for non-market approaches referred to in Article 6, paragraph 8, of the Paris Agreement.

Pre-session documents

Type
Symbol
Title
Type of document
  • SBSTA48.Informal.4
    Informal document containing the draft elements of the draft decision on the work programme under the framework for non-market approaches referred to in Article 6, paragraph 8, of the Paris Agreement. Informal document by the Chair
    Non-official session documents
13. Modalities for the accounting of financial resources provided and mobilized through public interventions in accordance with Article 9, paragraph 7, of the Paris Agreement.

In-session documents

Type
Symbol
Title
Type of document
  • SBSTA47.IN.1
    Informal note by the co-facilitators. Modalities for the accounting of financial resources provided and mobilized through public interventions in accordance with Article 9, paragraph 7, of the Paris Agreement
    Informal notes
14. Cooperation with other international organizations.
15. Other matters.
16. Closure of and report on the session.