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Capacity Building

William Kojo Agyemang-Bonsu, Ghana, speaking on behalf of the G-77/China, intervenes on capacity building

Kenya, speaking for the Africa Group, during the SBI agenda item on capacity building

Daniela Iordanova Stoytcheva, on behalf of the CG-11, intervenes on capacity building

Clean Energy

HFC

Harald Dovland, Norway, reported on  the results of the Workshop on cleaner energy held in Canada

Halldor Thorgeirsson, SBSTA Chair, Iceland

János Maté, Greenpeace International

János Maté, Greenpeace International, made a statement during SBSTA on HFCs, noting the danger they pose due to their contribution to global warming, their cumulative toxicological impact on the environment and their injurious effect on human health. He recommended, inter alia, the following: establishing a global cap on HFC production; requesting the Multilateral Fund of the Montreal Protocol to stop funding HFC projects when there are proven and environmentally safer alternatives; and requesting the IPCC to further investigate the synergistic relationship between ozone layer depletion and global warming. Listen to the RealAudio

Listen to Tuvalu

Listen to Canada’s proposal [Clean Energy]

Listen to Saudi Arabia [Clean Energy]

Listen to Spain on hehalf of the EU

Listen to Saudi Arabia [Article 2.3]

Clean Energy

Saudi Arabia, speaking on behalf of the G-77/China, opposed Canada’s proposal on cleaner or less greenhouse gas-emitting energy

Ian Fry, Tuvalu

Paul Fauteux, Director General, Climate Change Bureau, Environment Canada, introduces Canada’s proposal on cleaner or less greenhouse gas-emitting energy

Article 2.3

Saudi Arabia proposed that a workshop be held on impacts of response measures

Japan opposed Saudi Arabia�s proposal to hold a workshop on impacts of response measures