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The Katowice Climate Change Conference is scheduled to take place from 2-14 December 2018, in Katowice, Poland. Side events and special events will begin on Monday, 3 December 2018.
Over 200 hundred side events are scheduled to take place during the two weeks of the Conference. Side events are an excellent opportunity for a wide range of organizations, from governments and international organizations, to civil society and private sector organizations, to highlight an array of important climate change issues at UNFCCC conferences. These events provide a platform for information dissemination, capacity building, policy discussions and legitimizing global governance.
This year, the events will cover the following themes related to future governance arrangements under the Paris Agreement. These include:
Promoting implementation; and
IISD Reporting Services, through its Earth Negotiations Bulletin on the Side (ENBOTS) Meeting Coverage, is providing daily web coverage from selected side events at the Katowice Climate Change Conference – December 2018.
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Specific funding for coverage of selected side events at the Katowice Climate Change Conference – December 2018, has been provided by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia