Developing countries exploring pathways to climate compatibility

Tag: Equity and Climate Negotiations

Reflections on Operationalising EASD

A synthesis of the discussions held among 30 experts from a wide range of institutions and countries on conceptual approaches to operationalising equitable access to sustainable development (EASD) in the UNFCCC climate negotiations. The workshop was conceived as an informal space to seek better understanding of approaches to this highly politicised issue and thereby narrow […]

Equity & Climate Negotiations, Outputs  //  Posted by Installertodelete on Dec 7, 2015  //  download PDF

Negotiating the 2015 Climate Agreement: Issues relating to Legal Form and Nature

This paper first identifies the instruments that will likely form part of the Paris package, and then explores the characteristic features of each of these instruments with a particular focus on their legal status and significance. In doing so, it will address the issue of ‘legal form’ of the core 2015 agreement.

Equity & Climate Negotiations, Outputs, Papers  //  Posted by Installertodelete on May 21, 2015  //  download PDF

Thoughts on the choice of form of an INDC

This working paper intends to support in-country teams involved in building their Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) by exploring the different possible forms these contributions could take.

Equity & Climate Negotiations, Outputs, Papers  //  Posted by Installertodelete on Dec 11, 2014  //  download PDF

European experiences with burden sharing in climate change

This paper aims to provide insights into the lessons learnt from the practical experiences in the European Union (EU),with sharing of climate change commitments relevant for developing countries in light of the international post 2020 negotiations. 

Equity & Climate Negotiations, Outputs, Papers  //  Posted by Installertodelete on Oct 14, 2014  //  download PDF

Governance and Equity in EU Climate Policy

This paper is an analysis of mitigation assessments under the EU Emissions Trading System (2005-2012) and intra-EU equity or solidarity under the EU 2020 climate policy framework

Equity & Climate Negotiations, Outputs, Papers  //  Posted by Installertodelete on Oct 14, 2014  //  download PDF

Legal Implications & Pathways Regulating HFCs under the Montreal Protocol or the Kyoto Protocol

This paper examines whether the Montreal Protocol, with its legal mandate to protect the ozone layer from depletion, should regulate hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) despite them not being ozone-depleting substances.

Equity & Climate Negotiations, Outputs, Papers, Research Themes  //  Posted by Installertodelete on Sep 29, 2014  //  download PDF