Montreal climate talks
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From 28th November to 9th December all eyes will be on UN climate talks in Montreal.
These are the first talks since the Kyoto Protocol became law, and as such mark a key event in climate negotiations.
Countries will start to look beyond the the first phase of the Kyoto Protocol. Will they take decisive action, and look at having tighter targets? Or will there be a lot of hot air and backtracking?
The next two weeks will tell.
Katie Elliott and Joanna Watson, our Climate Campaigners are sending daily updates direct from the COP 11 talks in Canada.
These are the events to watch out for:
The middle weekend, and the international day of climate protest. You can even join in!
The Ministers arrive for the start of the high level segment
The final day - what will be the conference outcomes?
Find out more about:
Press for change
Send your message to the Canadian hosts
Add your voice to the thousands across the world.
Join the Dec 3rd climate march
Show your concern by joining the climate marches in London or Edinburgh.
Make your climate mosaic
Friends of the Earth has taken painted tiles from European citizens to display at the conference, to show the delegates that the world is watching. You can join in by drawing your own picture here.
Montreal Climate Talks Hold the Key to Saving the Planet
(PDF? - 102K) Nov 2005
Updated briefing on why the next UN climate talks are so important, and what the big issues are for the meeting.