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UNFCCC Secretariat Posts Submission by UNHCR

15 May 2009: The UNFCCC Secretariat has received two submissions from the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) under ideas and proposals on the elements of paragraph 1 of the Bali Action Plan.

The first submission relates to forced displacement in the context of climate change: challenges for States under international law. The second presents an overview of climate change and statelessness. [Submission on Forced Displacement] [Submission on Statelessness]