Not even worth the paper it could be printed on.
No progress whatsoever, reference to the next IPCC failures, maybe a new Durban Action Plan. But see for yourself:
Version of 9 December 2011 @ 05:00
Outcome of the work of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Further Commitments for Annex I Parties under the Kyoto Protocol at its sixteenth session
The Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties . . . → Read More: Materials made available by the Presidency and the AWG-KP Chair on R&F
Dear Point Carbon News, just so you don’t get it wrong and blame R&F afterwards for placing facts in the rumour category and via versa: This is a Rumour! So buy the rumour and sell only after the fact is following.
It is being said that the ambassador of Russia in Quatar has not been treated that well in the past, most probably because of issues relating to oil and gas deliveries. Therefore it is . . . → Read More: Thin news from sunny Durban: Will Russians accept COP 18 in Quatar?
While enjoying the beautiful scenery at last years COP 16 in Cancun (the venue has actually been build on former coral reefs, how nice) I has given a beautiful hardcopy of some strange community saying something about how to save the world by spurning industrial produced meat. Nothing for me, I swear!
I don’t know what makes them feel to go even further and build a whole side event around being vegan and being god’s . . . → Read More: A new market mechanism introduced on COP 17! Free invites available via rumoursandfacts.com
Climate change: Questions and Answers on the UN climate conference in Durban
1. Why another climate change conference?
Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) 1 and the Kyoto Protocol 2 meet once a year at high level to discuss how to advance international action to combat climate change. South Africa is hosting this year’s conference from 28 November to 9 December in Durban. It will be the UNFCCC’s 17th ‘Conference of . . . → Read More: EU: Questions and Answers on the UN climate conference in Durban
Sorry for crossposting dear carbon professionals, I know these things spread fast.
But now, stick your heads together and think of even more lines that can be put in that draft text to get ready for adoption and immediate implementation in Durban. Or carefully negotiate certain lines out of the draft. Or, if you feel a little bolivian today, just shout in a neverending monolog to the gathered world that you do not agree to . . . → Read More: UNFCCC Pick-Up Lines
Being at the SB Meetings again it has to be realized that it took the first half of the first week just to discuss the topics that are supposed to be discussed…very promissing for Durban indeed.
Looks like Ukraine will be suspened from the ITL due to Inventory problems.
Most discussions are utterly boring as usually. I would probably bet that there will be no Kyoto Protocol follow up anytime within the next 5 years, . . . → Read More: Bonn UNFCCC Meetings