In a new blog post Joy Hyvarinen comments on recent country submissions and argues that the 2015 agreement could be badly flawed.
Meetings under Multilateral Environmental Agreements (MEAs) can be very hectic. It is easy to lose focus. Having a check list can be very helpful. FIELD has prepared a suggested 10-point check list that MEA negotiators can use halfway through a meeting.
In this guest blog Jean Galbraith explains why the US prefers a soft law agreement, and considers the importance of balancing effectiveness and flexibility, and the importance of getting the right structure for the future climate agreement.
FIELD has prepared a compilation of “mini questions & answers” that have appeared on FIELD's Facebook page. The mini Q&As cover general topics related to Multilateral Environmental Agreements (MEAs) and a few focus on climate change and oceans.