In 2015, all (then) 196 then parties to the convention came together for the UN Climate
Change Conference in Paris 30 November -
The United Nations Climate Change Conferences are yearly conferences held in the
framework of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
They serve as the formal meeting of the UNFCCC Parties (Conference of the Parties,
COP) to assess progress in dealing with climate change, and beginning in the mid-
The COP is the supreme decision-
The 2007 Bali Climate Change Conference culminated in the adoption of the Bali Road
Map, which consists of a number of forward-
In 2011, parties adopted the "Durban Platform for Enhanced Action". As part of the
Durban Platform, parties have agreed to "develop a protocol, another legal instrument
or an agreed outcome with legal force under the Convention applicable to all Parties".
At Durban and Doha, parties noted "with grave concern" that current efforts to hold
global warming to below 2 or 1.5 °C relative to the pre-
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