Subsidiary Body For Implementation




G77 and China have offered support to reduce emissions of Green House gases; this was announced at a session on subsidiary Body for Implementation at Cop 16 summit in Cancun in Mexico.

The delegate of Australia, on behalf of the Umbrella Group (Australia, Canada, Iceland, Japan, New Zealand, Norway, Russia, Ukraine, and United States of America) said, “We came to Cancun with a positive attitude determined to achieve success, the parties are essential for the progress of the Conference and their work is important if we are to achieve effective global agreement after 2012”.

In turn, the Mexican delegate noted that “the ultimate objective of the convention requires greater participation of interlocutors, not just discussions but also in the implementation of the measures deemed necessary to meet the challenge of climate change”