2002 United Nations Climate Change Conference

The 2002 United Nations Climate Change Conference took place from October 23 to November 1, 2002, in New Delhi , India . The conference included the 8th Conference of the Parties (COP8) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). The conference adopté the Delhi Ministerial Declaration [1] That, Amongst others, called Expired for efforts by Developed Countries to transfer technology and minimize the impact of climate change is Developing Countries . It is also approved by the New Delhi work program [2] [3] [4] [5]Article 6 of the Convention. [6] The COP8 was flagged by Russia’s hesitation, stating that it needed more time to think it over. The Kyoto Protocol could enter into force. It was ratified by 55 countries, including countries responsible for 55 percent of the world’s 1990 carbon dioxide emissions. With the United States (36.1 per cent of world-carbon dioxide) and Australia refusing ratification, Russia’s agreement (17% of total emissions in 1990) was required to meet the ratification criteria. [7] [8] Continue reading “2002 United Nations Climate Change Conference”

2001 United Nations Climate Change Conference

The 2001 United Nations Climate Change Conference took place from October 29 to November 10, 2001 in Marrakech , Morocco . The Conference of the Parties (COP7) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). The negotiators wrapped up the work on the Buenos Aires Plan of Action, finalizing most of the operational details and setting the stage for nations to ratify the Kyoto Protocol .  Continue reading “2001 United Nations Climate Change Conference”

1998 United Nations Climate Change Conference

The 1998 United Nations Climate Change Conference took place in November 1998 in Buenos Aires , Argentina . The Conference of the Parties (COP4) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). It Had beens expected que la remaining issues unresolved in Kyoto Would Be finalized at this meeting. However, the complexity and difficulty of finding agreement on these issues is insurmountable, and instead the parties adopted a 2-year “Plan of Action” to advance efforts and to currency mechanisms for implementing the Kyoto Protocol , to be completed by 2000. During the conference, Argentina and KazakhstanExpressed Their commitment to take on the greenhouse gas reduction emission requirement, the first two non-Annex countries to do so. Continue reading “1998 United Nations Climate Change Conference”

4 Degrees and Beyond International Climate Conference

The 4 Degrees and Beyond International Climate Conference , Implications of a Global Climate Change of 4+ Degrees for People, Ecosystems and the Earth-system , was held 28-30 September 2009 at Oxford , United Kingdom. [1] The three-day conference had about 140 science, government, NGO and private sector delegates, and included 35 oral presentations and 18 poster presentations. The conference website includes a page for downloading abstracts, presentations, audio recordings, and the program. [2] Links to a number of news stories are also provided. [3] The conference was sponsored by the University of Oxford , theTyndall Center for Climate Change Research, and the Met Office Hadley Center . Continue reading “4 Degrees and Beyond International Climate Conference”