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Prof. (Hon) Ir. Rachmat Witoelar (right) and Sarwono Kusumaatmadja (left)  at COP14/MOP4 UNFCCC Poznan Poland, 11 Desember 2008.


On
Thursday, the
high-level segment of the COP and COP/MOP
began, with statements from
more than 50 ministers and other heads of delegation continuing into the
evening. An informal
ministerial round table
was also held, with participants discussing a shared
vision for long-term cooperative action. In addition, contact groups and
informal consultations
took place throughout the day on a variety of
issues, including the CDM, Joint Implementation, compliance, the Adaptation Fund,
and the second review of the Protocol under Article 9. On Thursday evening, an
informal meeting of ministers took place to give high-level consideration to
outstanding issues.

COP AND COP/MOP HIGH-LEVEL SEGMENT

OPENING
CEREMONY:
The high-level segment began with
presentations from
invited speakers. 

UN Secretary-General Ban
Ki-moon highlighted opportunities to address climate change and the current
global financial crisis simultaneously, through green investments, the creation
of millions of jobs and a “green new deal