The Cancún Climate Conference

Insights, Vol. 15, No. 41, January 21, 2011

7 Pages Posted: 15 Mar 2011

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Elizabeth Burleson; London School of Economics (LSE)

Cesare P.R. Romano

Loyola Law School Los Angeles

Date Written: January 26, 2011


The United Nations Climate Change Conference, held from November 29 to December 11, 2010, in Cancún, Mexico, relaunched the United Nation's multilateral facilitation role.

Keywords: COP 16, United Nations Climate Negotiations, Cancún Agreements, Climate Technology Centre and Network, Mitigation, Adaptation, Finance, Technology Transfer, Treaty, Kyoto Protocol, REDD, Forests, Technology Executive Committee, Capacity-building

JEL Classification: C7, K32, K33, K34, L00, L9, L97, N5, N7, O3, P4, Q1, Q18, Q2, Q3, Q4, Q40, Q41, Q42, Q48, R1, R4, R5

Suggested Citation

Burleson, Elizabeth and Romano, Cesare P.R., The Cancún Climate Conference (January 26, 2011). Insights, Vol. 15, No. 41, January 21, 2011, Available at SSRN:

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