From socialites and debutantes to the famous and the infamous, Gatsby's parties draw only the most fashionable of people. One fellow, Klipspringer, in fact, was at Gatsby's house so often and so long that he became known as simply "the boarder.
This phase was to result in a catalogue of instruments from which the member countries could choose and thereby compose a set of initiatives that matched their needs.
At this conference it was established that member countries would not pursue uniform solutions. Each country should have the freedom to find the solutions that were most relevant to its own situation.
At the Geneva conference the parties also expressed a wish for binding targets to be defined in the medium-term future. For the first time the protocol introduced binding targets for greenhouse gas emissions in 37 industrialised countries from to Subsequently there were several years of uncertainty as to whether a sufficient number of countries would ratify the treaty, but on 16 February it came into force.
A two-year period was therefore scheduled to clarify and develop tools for implementing the Kyoto Protocol.
COP6 The Hague This conference was quickly marked by vehement political discussions concerning a proposal from the USA to let agricultural and forest areas be included as carbon sinks. It also became clear that there was uncertainty as to which opportunities for sanctions should be adopted for the countries that did not live up to their obligations to reduce emissions.
The meeting ended when the EU countries refused a compromise proposal, and the negotiations in reality broke down. It was agreed that negotiations would be resumed at an extraordinary conference in July COP6 bis Bonn When the parties met again about six months after the breakdown in negotiations in The Hague, expectations of a result were not high.
In the meantime the USA — under its new President Bush — had definitively rejected the Kyoto Protocol and accordingly only took part in negotiations about the protocol as an observer. Despite the low level of expectations, agreement was reached on several significant questions.
COP7 Marrakesh Later in the parties met again for the regular annual conference. Here negotiations concerning the Kyoto Protocol were almost completed.
The results were gathered in the documents called the Marrakesh Accords. COP9 Milan The focus of this conference was to clear up some of the last technical details concerning the Kyoto Protocol. COP10 Buenos Aires At this meeting the countries gradually began to open discussions as to what would happen when the Kyoto Protocol expired in The technical discussions still took up a lot of time.
The focus of both conferences was what should happen after the expiry of the Kyoto Protocol in The work involved in reaching a new agreement for the period after Kyoto continued, and a series of milestones were established in the process towards a new agreement.
First with the acknowledgement of the most recent report from the IPCC and its conclusions that the signs of global warming were unambiguous; second by formulating a common tex.
This plan sets the scene for the negotiations leading to COP15 in Copenhagen, where a new agreement can hopefully be negotiated. The upcoming change of power in Washington set its mark on the conference, that was characterised by anticipation for the stance to be adopted by new American government.
Still the parties reached an agreement on the work programme and meeting plan towards the Copenhagen conference and on the final operationalisation of the Adaptation Fund, that will support concrete adaptation measures in the least developed countries. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.
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