Climate change

Global Forum on the Environment – Key issues for the post-2012 climate framework, September 2010


Global Forum on the Environment – Key issues for the post-2012 climate framework
Organised by the Climate Change Expert Group on the UNFCCC
22-23 September 2010 - IEA, Paris, France


List of participants


Welcoming remarks
Fernando Tudela, Chair of the Climate Change Expert Group


1. Tracking financial flows for climate

"Tracking financial flows for climate - Options for advancing MRV of long-term climate finance: transparency and accountability", Jan Corfee-Morlot (OECD).

"Monitoring aid flows targeting the objectives of the Rio conventions: Climate-change-related aid", Julia Benn (OECD)
Discussants: Amb. Joy Grant (Belize), Paul Bodnar (US), William Agyemang-Bonsu (UNFCCC)


2.  Advancing national climate strategies

"Advancing National Climate Change Strategies & LEDS", Christa Clapp, Gregory Briner & Katia Karousakis (OECD)
Discussants: Ronnie Cohen-Ginat (Israel), Huzi Mshelia (Nigeria), Aud Lise Norheim (Norway), Sitanon Jesdapipat (Thailand)


3. Climate-related international reporting and review/consultations

"Reporting, review and international consultations: what, how and when?" Jane Ellis, Sara Moarif, Gregory Briner (OECD)
Discussants: Robert Owen-Jones (Australia), Andrea Garcia-Guerrero  (Colombia), Young-min Oh (Korea), Erasmia Kitou (EC)


4. Three parallel breakout groups:

4a. Tracking financial flows for climate
Facilitator: William Agyemang-Bonsu, UNFCCC
4b: Advancing national climate strategies
Facilitator: Sinjini Mukherjee, UK
4c: Climate-related international reporting and review/consultations
Facilitator: Margaret Mukahanana-Sangarwe, Zimbabwe


5. Output of discussions in breakout groups
Presentations by group facilitators


6. Prospects for Cancún and beyond
- Margaret Mukahanana (Zimbabwe)
- Fernando Tudela Abad (Mexico)