Wednesday, December 3, 2008

The United Nations Climate Change Conference in Poznań, 1-12 December 2008

Discussions continued yesterday on a shared vision on long-term cooperative action. Mr. de Boer said that during the discussions, developing countries gave a strong call for industrialized countries to show leadership and ambition in emission reductions.

On the issue of technology, he pointed to the strategic programme of the Global Environment Facility to scale up technology transfer, with many countries calling for its quick implementation. Underling the importance of both financial and technical support for all developing countries, Mr. de Boer said delegates in Poznan' were also assessing how to scale up financing, including the role of both public and private financing.
Climate Change Conference Dec 1-12

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