UN Summit: Millennium Development Goals High Level Plenary Meeting of the General Assembly 65th Session: outcome document, New York, 17 September 2010

Sectors : Adaptation, Mitigation and low carbon growth
Organisation : UN
Date made: 
2010
Level: 
Heads Of State
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Commitments in: Climate Change - Mitigation and low carbon growth

 “26. We recognize that climate change poses serious risks and challenges to all countries, especially developing countries. We commit to addressing climate change in accordance with the principles and provisions of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, including the principle of common but differentiated responsibilities and respective capabilities. We maintain the Framework Convention as the primary international, intergovernmental forum for negotiating the global response to climate change.” 

Scope: 
International

 “77. We commit ourselves to accelerating progress in order to achieve Millennium Development Goal 7, including through:

...(g) Maintaining that the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change is the primary international, intergovernmental forum for negotiating the global response to climate change, calling upon States to take urgent global action to address climate change in accordance with the principles identified in the Convention, including the principle of common but differentiated responsibilities and respective capabilities...”

 
Scope: 
International