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CARICOM Ministerial Briefing sets stage for final week at COP 22

Posted in: Press Releases | 14 November 2016 | 1855

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    CARICOM Ministerial and technical delegates met in a strategy session Monday as the critical second week of the Climate Change conference, COP 22 got going in Marrakech, Morocco.

    CARICOM Member States are among the more than 100 nations across the globe which have signed and/or ratified the Paris Agreement on Climate Change ahead of it coming into force on 4 November 2016.  That Agreement "brings all nations into a common cause to undertake ambitious efforts to combat climate change and adapt to its effects, with enhanced support to assist developing countries to do so.  As such it charts a new course in the global climate change effort.

    CARICOM Today will provide updates on the progress of the Region's negotiating efforts during the week.

    Photo credit: Stan Bishop in Morocco.