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COP 17 Climate Change Agreement in Durban: the Politics of Compromise

Dec 15th, 2011 | By
COP 17 Climate Change Agreement in Durban: the Politics of Compromise

In a last-minute deal reached on December 11, 2011 at the 17th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 17) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) meeting in Durban, South Africa, governments decided to adopt a universal legal agreement on climate change as soon as possible, but not later than
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Climate Change: UNFCCC Report from Bonn, Germany

May 5th, 2010 | By
Climate Change: UNFCCC Report from Bonn, Germany

The following report from the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Bonn, Germany was written by the lawyers at Norton Rose and excerpted from their insightful and oftentimes humorous blog. This session is the first opportunity for the Parties to formally revisit the Copenhagen negotiations of December 2009 in detail.