CAN Submission: For SBI regarding implementation concerning views on ways to enhance the Engagement Of Observer Organizations, August 2012

The Climate Action Network makes this submission in response to the Subsidiary Body for Implementation’s invitation to submit “views on ways to enhance the engagement of observer organizations.”

Respectful, relevant and effective participation by observers plays a critical role in climate negotiations.  The SBI has recently “affirmed the value of the engagement of observer organizations … and acknowledged the important role of civil society representation in the intergovernmental process.”ii  As the Secretariat has explained, vibrant public participation...

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