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Bonn Climate Change Conference - May 2016

16-26 May 2016 | Bonn, Germany

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Delegates discuss initiatives to catalyze action

On Tuesday, the Bonn Climate Change Conference continued with the Ad Hoc Working Group on the Paris Agreement (APA) meeting in open-ended informal consultations throughout the day. The first ever Technical Expert Meeting (TEM) on adaptation convened in the morning and afternoon, to discuss enhancing the implementation of adaptation action. Informal consultations under the Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI) and Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA) met throughout the day.

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APA Consultations


Delegates attend the APA informal session throughout the day


APA Co-Chairs Sarah Baashan, Saudi Arabia,
and Jo Tyndall, New Zealand 

Atif Al-Jumaili, Kuwait, speaking on behalf of the G-77/China


Alaa Aljahdali, Saudi Arabia, speaking on behalf of the Arab Group

Stephen Walter, New Zealand

Fatuma Hussein, Kenya, speaking on behalf of the African Group


Felipe Ferreira, Brazil

Elias Abourizk, Canada

Alejandro Rivera Becerra, Mexico


Ravi Prasad, India

Aya Yoshida, Japan


Delegates attending the session


Natalie Ross-Lapointe, Australia

Aksel Hillestad, Norway


Brian Mantlana, South Africa, speaking on behalf of the African Group

Nicole Wilke, EU

Andrew Rakestraw, US


Delegates stand against the wall and sit on the floor to listen to deliberations



SBI/SBSTA Technical Expert Meeting on Adaptation: Enhancing the Implementation of Adaptation Action


View of the dais during the opening panel


SBSTA Chair Carlos Fuller, Belize

Farhana Yamin, Track 0 and Chatham House


Laurence Tubiana,
COP 21/CMP 11 Presidency

Don Lemmen, Co-Chair of the
Adaptation Committee

Minpeng Chen, Co-Chair of the
Adaptation Committee


Dhrupad Choudhury, International Centre for
Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD)

Vositha Wijenayake, Climate Action Network (CAN)


Breakout groups for the Technical Expert Meeting



Special Event by the Presidencies: Issues Related to the Warsaw International Mechanism for Loss and Damage


View of the dais


Tania Gabriela Osejo Carrillo, World Food Programme (WFP)

Aziz Mekouar, Incoming COP 22/CMP 12 Presidency



Informal Consultations Throughout the Day


SBI/SBSTA informal consultations on impact of the implementation of response measures: improved forum and work programme


SBI informal consultations on capacity-building
for developing countries

SBSTA informal consultations on issues relating to agriculture


SBSTA informal consultations on cooperative approaches under the Paris Agreement


Around the Venue



Carlos Gentile, Argentina, speaks with delegates

Artur Runge-Metzger, EU, and Kishan Kumarsingh,
Trinidad and Tobago


Trigg Talley, US, speaks with delegates

Valinavho Khavhagali, South Africa


Members of civil society meet throughout the day


Delegates between sessions



A delegate reads the International Institute for Sustainable Development Reporting Services (IISD RS) website

Delegates look at materials on display






IISD Reporting Services is grateful to the many donors of the Earth Negotiations Bulletin (ENB) and recognizes the following as core contributors to the ENB: the European Union, the Government of Switzerland (the Swiss Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN)), Italian Ministry for the Environment, Land and Sea, and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. General Support for the Bulletin during 2016 is provided by the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB), the New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, SWAN International, the Finnish Ministry for Foreign Affairs, the Japanese Ministry of Environment (through the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies - IGES), the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), and the International Development Research Centre (IDRC).