UNFCCC Secretariat Releases AWG-LCA Documents from Bonn Informal Climate Change Talks
17 August 2009: The UNFCCC Secretariat has released a number of documents reflecting work done under the Ad Hoc Working Group on Long-term Cooperative Action under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (AWG-LCA) revised negotiating text (FCCC/AWGLCA/2009/INF.1), during the August intersessional informal consultations in Bonn.
With a view to facilitating negotiations at the next meeting in Bangkok, the AWG-LCA produced reading guides, tables, matrices and non-papers aimed at: highlighting areas of convergence and divergence; and consolidating text and restructuring paragraphs for sections relating to a shared vision, mitigation, adaptation, technology transfer and capacity building, and finance.
The UNFCCC Secretariat has also released a version of FCCC/AWGLCA/2009/INF.1 in two parts, where notes on the sources of inputs provided by parties at AWG-LCA 6 are included.[Shared Vision][Adaptation][Mitigation by developed countries][Mitigation by developing countries]