In the early morning of Saturday, 18th November, at 6.50 a.m., the 23rd UN Climate Change Conference came to an end – half a day after the originally planned closing plenary. Difficult negotiations about finance for developing countries and enhanced Pre-2020 actions by developed countries delayed the process.
Bula! (Fijian for: Hello – and much more)
On Monday, 6th November 2017, the 23rd United Nations Climate Change Conference convened in Bonn and I am honoured to be part of it. Via oikos Vienna, I am sharing some of my experiences from this unique international conference, where 197 parties meet annually to combat climate change. In this post, I want to start off with this year’s agenda of the COP23 and introduce myself.