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UNFCCC/Durban: UNFCCC Publishes Agendas for Durban

UNFCCC/Durban: UNFCCC Publishes Agendas for Durban | Climate Change, Agriculture & Food Security | Scoop.it
The UNFCCC Secretariat has published the provisional annotated agendas for COP 17, COP/MOP 7, SBI 35 and SBSTA 35, which will take place in Durban, South Africa,from 28 November to 9 December 2011.
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UNFCCC: UN pushes for Green Climate Fund

THE technology and experience needed to eradicate Africa’s energy poverty by 2030 was already available, United Nations (UN) Development Programme environment and energy group director Verlee Vanderweerd said yesterday.
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Blog Post/Developing Countries: Climate change advocacy fund good news for poor countries | Sustainable Markets | International Institute for Environment and Development

Blog Post/Developing Countries: Climate change advocacy fund good news for poor countries | Sustainable Markets | International Institute for Environment and Development | Climate Change, Agriculture & Food Security | Scoop.it

“For developing countries in general and least developed countries in particular, we can't afford to support big delegations”, said Sumaya Zakieldeen from Sudan’s national climate change negotiation team. “The coming period of negotiation under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) is going to be extremely ...important as it is going to shape the fate of climate change and accordingly the fate of the most vulnerable to adverse impacts... It will be exceptionally important to be there to play our assigned roles on behalf of our people and finish what we started.”

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UNFCCC: Africa Keen to Ensure Kyoto Protocol Survives - IPS ipsnews.net

UNFCCC: Africa Keen to Ensure Kyoto Protocol Survives - IPS ipsnews.net | Climate Change, Agriculture & Food Security | Scoop.it
Durban should not be the burial ground for the Kyoto Protocol, says Kumi Naidoo, Executive Director of Greenpeace International, about his expectations from the 17th United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change happening in his hometown...
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UNFCCC/Durban: UNFCCC Executive Secretary Outlines Key Issues for Durban

UNFCCC/Durban: UNFCCC Executive Secretary Outlines Key Issues for Durban | Climate Change, Agriculture & Food Security | Scoop.it
UNFCCC Executive Secretary Christiana Figueres outlined four priorities for Durban, namely: the resolution of the political question of the second commitment period of the Kyoto Protocol; the definition of the rules for the review of the adequacy...
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CCS: COP 17 key for decision on carbon capture’s inclusion under CDM

CCS: COP 17 key for decision on carbon capture’s inclusion under CDM | Climate Change, Agriculture & Food Security | Scoop.it
The seventeenth conference of the parties (COP 17) negotiations on climate change in Durban were viewed as key for making decisions on whether or not carbon capture and storage (CCS) would be accepted under the clean development mechanism (CDM).
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UNFCCC/World Bank: World Bank looks to South African climate talks - The Economic Times

UNFCCC/World Bank: World Bank looks to South African climate talks - The Economic Times | Climate Change, Agriculture & Food Security | Scoop.it
The World Bank says the threats posed by global warming on the African continent and East Africa's famine should drive the agenda when international climate change talks come to the continent later this year.
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Climate fund expected to get the green light - Times LIVE

Climate fund expected to get the green light - Times LIVE | Climate Change, Agriculture & Food Security | Scoop.it

The establishment of a green climate fund is likely be formalised at the 17th annual UN Convention on Climate Change in Durban later this year.

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