This toolkit has been written to help new delegates, in particular from the Least Developed Countries (LDCs), navigate the Conference of the Parties (COP) session. It focuses on the process, rather than the content of negotiations, and offers some practical ‘insider’ tips. Attending UN climate negotiations for the first time is daunting, especially if it’s a COP session. With so many meetings happening in parallel and jargon and acronyms that constantly roll off people’s tongues, the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change process is notoriously complex.
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Organization: UNEP, GEF, IIED, UNDP, GEF, IIED
Topics: Training, COP23 List of UN Publications, International Law and Policy, Capacity Development
Type of material: Guidance Document
Publication date: 2016