Category Archives: COP16

Encasing a temperature target

The two degrees temperature target, favoured by the European Union and the G8, and mentioned in the Copenhagen Accord, has quite an interesting history. It can be understood in rather different ways (PDF), ranging from a threshold beyond which catastrophe … Continue reading

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Refurbishing the UNFCCC

Currently, the UNFCCC gets a new building in Bonn. The secretariat is going to move from the Langer Eugen (the tall building to the right) to the Altes Abgeordnetenhaus. Work is pretty well under way, as you can see, and … Continue reading

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