Marrakech Climate News Updates
(November 2016)

Publisher: TWN
ISBN: 978-967-0747-16-3
Year: 2017   No. of pages: 116
21 cm  x 29 cm

About the Book

This is a collection of 29 News Updates and an overview prepared by the Third World Network for and during the recent United Nations Climate Change Talks – the twenty-second session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP 22), the twelfth session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (CMP 12), and the first session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Paris Agreement (CMA 1) – in Marrakech, Morocco from 7 to 18 November 2016.



The Outcome and Process at the Marrakech COP22 Climate Talks: A Start to the Battle of Interpretation of the Paris Agreement


1.     What to Expect at the Marrakech Climate Talks                                                                          

2.     Parties Provide Views on Work of Ad Hoc Working Group on the Paris Agreement

3.     Climate Talks Open in Marrakech, Morocco

4.     UNFCCC Subsidiary Bodies Launch Work

5.     APA Begins Substantive Work in Facilitated Groups                                                                   

6.     SBSTA 45 Begins Work, Developing Countries Call for Balanced Progress in All Issues

7.     Divergences Arise over Understanding of Paris Agreement

8.     Informal Consultations under APA Show Differences of View over Differentiation

9.     Concerns over Mode of Work in APA Informal Consultations

10.   No Decision Taken that Adaptation Fund Serves Paris Agreement – Say Developed Countries

11.   UNFCCC Should Guide Work on Aviation and Maritime Fuels

12.   APA Discusses on Way Forward to Proceed with Work Next Year

13.   Parties Clash over Public Registry for NDCs and Adaptation Communications

14.   Unease over ‘Marrakech Call for Action’

15.   Facilitative Dialoque on Enhancing Ambition and Support Provides Key Findings

16.   APA Adopts Draft Conclusions, Suspends Session at Marrakech

17.   First Session of CMA Expected to Address Issue of ‘Homeless Matter’ under Paris Agreement

18.   High-level Call to Fulfil US$100-billion-a-year Promise for Climate Actions

19.   Proposals on Decision-making Process and UNFCCC Amendments Referred to COP 23

20.   CMA Adopts Agenda; Consultations Continue on Decision to be Adopted

21.   Marrakech Proclamation for Action on Climate and Sustainable Development Issued 

22.   CMA Decision Adopted amidst Controversy on Paris Agreement Implementation  

23.   Climate Talks Close with Developing Countries Calling for Strong pre-2020 Action                

24.   Science and Equity Demand Urgent Action on Climate Now, Say Developing Countries

25.   US President-elect Called to Show Leadership at Closing of Climate Talks                              

26.   Subsidiary Body to Operationalise Indigenous Peoples’ Platform on Climate Change

27.   Difficult Negotiations on Long-term Climate Finance in Climate Talks                                    

28.   COP 22: Parties Agree to Ad Hoc Technical Expert Group on Impact of Response        Measures                                                                                                                                  

29.   Economic Transformation in the South in Response to Climate Change Needs Support             

                                             PRICE           POSTAGE

Malaysia                               RM14.00         RM2.00

Developing Countries          US$8.00          US$4.00 (air)

Others                                  US$12.00        US$6.00 (air)

(For orders of more than 3 copies, please write in for reduced postal rate) 

How to Order the Book

Visit our TWN Online Bookshop or contact Third World Network at 131 Jalan Macalister, 10400 Penang, Malaysia.

Tel: 604-2266159

Fax: 604-2264505

Email for further information.