UNFCCC

The battle of reaching consensus and what we should be focusing on

2019-07-19T15:50:33+08:0008 Jul 2019|Tags: , , , , |

Published in GCFWatch on July 7, 2019

by Claire Miranda-Balba

In view of the magnitude of climate change and the extensive work done over the years to address the crisis, it is distressing to know that these various international climate negotiations that we as Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) have invested our time and efforts […]

“Radical action” on climate needed both in UN talks, PH – civil society groups

2019-06-07T11:06:41+08:0006 Jun 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

Aksyon Klima Pilipinas
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“Radical action” on climate needed both in UN talks, PH – civil society groups

MANILA, 6 June 2019 — Aksyon Klima Pilipinas, a network of civil society groups working for a robust climate policy for the country, is taking up the challenge of President Rodrigo Duterte and Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin, Jr. to the international […]

Slow onset impacts gaining more focus

2019-03-09T12:25:26+08:0010 Nov 2017|Tags: , , , |

We began preparing for the UNFCCC Fiji COP in Bonn in early 2017. It was easy to decide what we’d focus on for public engagement; we helped arrange side events for the Philippine delegation, and the suggestion was to train our sights on slow onset climate events and innovative finance.

Yesterday’s side event, which we co-organised with […]