Climate change and human health

UNFCCC Thailand climate change talks

3 - 8 April 2011, Bangkok, Thailand

The sixteenth session of the AWG-KP (AWG-KP 16) and the fourteenth session of the AWG-LCA (AWG-LCA 14), as well as workshops pursuant to the Cancun Agreements, took place from Sunday, 3 April through Friday, 8 April at the United Nations Conference Centre (UNCC) of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP), in Bangkok, Thailand. WHO representatives accompanied the negotiations, meeting with the "Friends of Public Health" contact group of negotiators, the UNFCCC Secretariat, and the representatives of the UN High Level Committee on Programmes, to provide health input into the climate policy discussions These meetings and workshops were preceded by preparatory regional group meetings from 30 March to 2 April. Further information can be found on the AWG-KP and AWG-LCA respective webpages, including information on the pre-sessional workshops, which are open to all Parties.

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