Day 8: Raising the Level

  • After a day of rest, high-level negotiations begin and will culminate on Friday with a final agreement
  • Several groups led by a total 14 ministers from developed and developing nations focused on key issues, including financing, differentiation, and pre-2020 actions
  • Indigenous peoples issued three declarations for solidarity, protecting the Amazon rainforest, and keeping fossil fuels in the ground
  • The AFR100 Initiative between nations in Africa restore 100 million hectares of forest in the continent by 2030
  • Activists posted 1,000 “Wanted” posters calling out climate change deniers and big names in the fossil fuel industry on hotel doors

Article of the Day: A thorough summary of what negotiators need to resolve this week. http://www.climatechangenews.com/2015/12/06/five-days-to-make-history-what-next-at-the-paris-climate-talks/

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Day 8: Raising the Level

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