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Bonn Climate Change Conference - June 2015

1-11 June 2015 | Bonn, Germany

Highlights for Wednesday, 10 June 2015

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The Bonn Climate Change Conference continued on Wednesday, 10 June. Facilitated groups under the Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action (ADP) convened on: workstream 2 (pre-2020 ambition), general/objective, and implementation and compliance in the morning; mitigation and finance in the afternoon; and procedural and institutional provisions, and workstream 2 in the evening.

Contact groups and informal consultations took place under the Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI) and the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Tehnological Advice (SBSTA) throughout the day. A special event on the Lima–Paris Action Agenda also convened.

IISD Reporting Services, through its Earth Negotiations Bulletin (ENB) Meeting Coverage, provided daily web coverage, daily reports and a summary and analysis from the Bonn Climate Change Conference - June 2015, which took place from 1 to 11 June 2015, from Bonn, Germany. Our summary and analysis report is available in HTML and PDF format. Available in ENB Mobile at:




Matti Nummelin, Finland, and Klaus Radunsky, Austria

Crispin d’Auvergne, Saint Lucia

Kuni Shimada, Japan, and Tosi Mpanu Mpanu, Democratic Republic of the Congo, co-facilitator of the discussions on capacity building and on technology

Members of the Secretariat with Aya Yoshida, co-facilitator of the discussions on workstream 2

Artur Runge-Metzger, EU, co-facilitator of the discussions on objective

Diann Black-Layne, Antigua and Barbuda, and Artur Runge-Metzger, EU, co-facilitators of the discussions on objective

Franz Perrez, Switzerland, and Fook Seng Kwok, Singapore, co-facilitators of the discussions on mitigation, with members of the Secretariat

Pascaline Gerengbo Yakivu and Josue Kizal Mpinzi, Democratic Republic of the Congo

The Lima-Paris Action Agenda

A view of the dais during the meeting (l-r): Halldor Thorgeirsson, UNFCCC Secretariat, Rosa Morales Saravia, COP 20/CMP 10 Presidency, Sylvie Lemmet, COP 21/CMP 11 Presidency, and Janos Pasztor, UN Assistant Secretary-General on Climate Change

Janos Pasztor, UN Assistant Secretary-General on Climate Change, and Selwin Hart, UN Secretary-General's Climate Change Support Team

Sylvie Lemmet, COP 21/CMP 11 Presidency

A view of the room during the meeting

Contact Group on the 2013-2015 Review

Contact group on the 2013-2015 review (l-r): Florin Vladu, UNFCCC Secretariat, and Co-Chairs Leon Charles, Grenada, and Gertraud Wollansky, Austria

Delegates from Botswana and South Africa

Delegates consulting with the co-facilitators

Delegates from Switzerland and Norway

Delegates from Brazil, Canada and the US during the contact group

Collin Beck, Solomon Islands (center), and Ayman Shasly, Saudi Arabia (right)

Delegates during the contact group meeting

Presentation of the results of the global citizens climate change consultation: World Wide Views on Climate and Energy

A view of the dais (l-r): Bjørn Bedsted, Global Coordinator of WWViews at the Danish Board of Technology, Nick Nuttall, UNFCCC Spokesperson, UNFCCC Executive Secretary Christiana Figueres, Yves Mathieu, Co-coordinator of WWViews on Climate and Energy, and Christian Leyrit, French National Commission for Public Debate

UNFCCC Executive Secretary Christiana Figueres




Other events around the conference center

A press conference with Saleem Huq, International Centre for Environment and Development, Giza Gaspar Martins, Angola, and Pa Ousman Jarju, Gambia

An action in the venue expressing that the 2 degrees target is not ambitious enough



An action calling for protecting climate policy by "kicking big polluters out"

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Specific Funding for coverage of the Bonn Climate Change Conference - June 2015
has been provided by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the European Union
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