COP 24 Opportunities and Updates

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Updates and changes will be posted to this page as soon as the focal points can after receiving the information from the Secretariat

Event Tickets

Tuesday 11 December 2018

RINGOs has a limited number of tickets for the high-level segment that begins today at 1500 and they will be distributed at our constituency meeting 9:00 – 10:00 Room Warmia.

Thursday, 6 December 2018:

  • Tickets will ONLY be needed for : 15:00-17:00, Meeting room 23, APA agenda item 4: Further guidance in relation to the adaptation communication, including, inter alia, as a component of nationally determined contributions, referred to in Article 7, paragraphs 10 and 11, of the Paris Agreement
  • Tickets will NOT be needed for Agenda items 7 and 8 today.  Please return those tickets totes focal points at the morning RINGO meeting.

Wednesday 5 December

Tickets will be needed for the following two APA sessions.  Tickets will be distributed at the RINGO Constituency Meeting from 9:00 – 10:00 in Room Warmia. To receive a ticket you must be at the RINGO meeting in person.  We will attempt to distribute tickets equitably amongst delegations.  Those that receive a ticket will be asked to submit notes to be posted on our meeting notes page.  APA informals tickets are for one informal session only and must be returned at the end of the session.  

  • 10:00-11:00, Meeting room 23, APA agenda item 7: Modalities and procedures for the effective operation of the committee to facilitate implementation and promote compliance referred to in Article 15, paragraph 2, of the Paris Agreement
  • 15:00-16:00, Meeting room 23, APA agenda item 8: informal consultations on issues related to Adaptation Fund

Tuesday 4 December

From the Secretariat – no ticketing is foreseen for any APA Informal Consultations. (posted 3 December 22:00).

Monday 3 December – High Level Segment

Tickets will be necessary for the High Level Segment.  RINGO has a limited number of tickets and tickets will be distributed to RINGOs during our RINGO coordinating meeting on Monday 3 December from 9:00 – 10:00 in meeting room Warmia.

Sunday, 2 December – Opening plenaries

On Sunday, 2 December, owing to the capacity limitations of the plenary, and taking into consideration the safety and security of all participants, the United Nations Department of Safety and Security will need to restrict access to the Plenary Mazowsze.

There will be a limited number of tickets available for NGOs.  RINGOs can pick up tickets from focal point Tracy Bach at 9:30 AM infant of Plenary Mazowsze.

Plenary Śląsk will be available as overflow room and no access limitations are planned, i.e. no ticket needed for the overflow room.


Briefings with observer organizations:

APA CO-Chairs’ dialogue with observer organizations
Date: Tuesday, 11 December 2018
Time: 11:00-12:00
Venue: Climate Action Room 2
Chair: Ms Lina Dabbagh (ENGO)

Presidency’s briefing to observer organizations
Date: Tuesday, 11 December 2018
Time: 12:00-13:00
Venue: Climate Action Room 2
Chair: Mr. Yunus Arikan (LGMA)


Open Dialogue between the Party and Non-Party Stakeholders
Date: Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Time: 14:00-16:00
Venue: tbc


Executive Secretary’s meeting with observer organizationst
Date: Thursday, 6 December
Time: 11:30-12:15
Venue: Mazury Meeting Room 1

Meetings with Presiding Officers
Joint SBI-SBSTA dialogue with observer organizations
Date: Friday, 7 December
Time: 14:00 – 15:00
Venue: tbc
Chair: Ms. Majda Dabaghi (BINGO)