Tuesday, December 4, 2007

South Centre at Climate Change Negotiations @ Bali

The 13th session of the Conference of Parties (COP) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) is underway in Bali from 3-14 December 2007. Delegates gathered will deliberate on a range of agenda items, with a major focus being on post-2012 when the first commitment period of the Kyoto protocol will expire.

South Centre has the status of an "Observor" at the UNFCCC negotiations and is represented in Bali by Vice Yu, Coordinator of the Global Governance for Development Programme and by Vikas Nath, Head - Media and Communication.

A side event "Advancing a Development Agenda on Climate Change" is being organized here on 5 December by the South Centre.