The 22nd session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 22) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) is scheduled to take place from 7-18 November 2016 in Marrakesh, Morocco. COP22 will build on last year’s Conference of Parties in Paris (COP21) and begin preparations for entry into force of the Paris Agreement, focusing on action to achieve the commitments of the landmark Paris Agreement on Climate Change.
This three minute video explains all you need to know about the 2015 Paris Agreement and how it will help to address climate change and promote the sustainable development goals (SDGs). The Paris Agreement enters into force today, 4 November 2016, creating binding commitments. The video highlights the need for further ambition by governments and businesses.
Peruse articles related to the Paris Agreement and what it means for the Caribbean below:
Paris Agreement- Status of Ratification Why is COP 21 Important for the Caribbean? 11 points our negotiators are championing Credit: Track0 Vimeo Video; UNFCCC Secretariat For more inforemation, please contact UNFCCC Secretariat Phone: +49-228 815-1000;Fax: +49-228-815-1999; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org