At UN climate talks being held in Bonn 1-11 June, climate justice groups have been alarmed at the lack of fairness and ambition, particularly regarding the immediate action that needs to take place to cut emissions, fund adaptation, and spark an energy revolution. In this brief they outline five things that need to happen in the [...]
On the last day of the geneva session government will consider ‘carbon markets’ and their role in the Paris Agreement. Civil society groups warn they should have no role in the Paris deal.
Observers at the Lima Climate conference released the following background notes to explain the issues at play. Including on: The process and type of deal on the table El proceso y la forma del acuerdo Loss and Damage Daños y Perdidas A moratorium on carbon markets Climate Finance Review of the 2020 Targets Infographic on [...]
Civil society representatives from across the world address the UNFCCC Climate Conference in Lima. As part of the Climate Justice Now! constituency the following interventions were delivered: Martin Vilela, from the Bolivian Platform on Climate Change to the COP/CMP Opening Plenary (Spanish) Ruth Nyambura, from the African Biodiversity Network, to the ADP Opening Plenary. Pascoe Sabido, [...]
As Parties continue to clash in UN negotiations over a future agreement – observers have put together an overview note to help explain what is happening you can find a copy of the brief here.