UNFCCC Elections Website for COP & CMP Bodies

The COP20 in Lima, Peru, has many moving parts – another one to watch is the nominations that are now open and listed on the UNFCCC website.  This site provides multiple documents which are up-to-date this week.  Listed are the positions up for nomination, any nominations which have already been made and the country or bloc with which the nominee is associated.  These bodies perform essential roles within the COP and CMP and all nominations must be submitted by Friday, Dec. 5th.  Chairs and coordinators continue to consult amongst their groups and constituencies about nominations.

Bodies for nomination include:  logo_images

  • The Bureau of the COP 20 and the CMP 10;
  • The Bureau of the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA);
  • The Bureau of the Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI);
  • The Bureau of the Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action (ADP);
  • The Adaptation Committee (AC);
  • The Adaptation Fund Board (AFB);
  • The Advisory Board of the Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN);
  • The Consultative Group of Experts on National Communications from Parties not included in Annex I to the Convention (CGE);
  • The Executive Board of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM EB);
  • The Compliance Committee;
  • The Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee (JISC);
  • The Standing Committee on Finance (SCF);
  • The Technology Executive Committee (TEC).