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    Water and Climate Blue Book

    World Water Council, 2016
    Llaunched by the Morroccan government at COP22 in Marrakech, the blue book aims to raise international awareness on the vulnerability of water in the context of climate change and the urgency of action. It also speaks in favor of merging both agendas of water and climate, in order to ensure a total integration of water in the negotiations on climate change.
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    Steps to overcome the North–South divide in research relevant to climate change policy and practice

    Nature Publishing Group, 2017
    The authors of this Nature Climate Change Perspective article argue that Northern (developed country) domination of science relevant to climate change policy and practice, and limited research led by researchers in Southern developing countries, may be hindering further development and implementation of global climate change agreements and nationally appropriate actions.
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    What Explains the Allocation of Aid and Private Investment for Electrification?

    Institute of Development Studies UK, 2014
    This paper aims to inform policy looking to step up investment in the electricity sector of developing countries and align it to other development goals such as universal access to energy or sustainability.Three questions guide the analysis:
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    “Loss and Damage” and “Liability and Compensation” – What’s the Difference and Why Does It Matter?

    Wilson Center, 2016
    An article on the Wilson Center's New Security Beat blog that examines how the langauge used to describe loss and damage resulting from climate change shifted away from talking about liability and compensation towards a definition that was more about risk and uncertainty.
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    Chronology - Loss and Damage

    United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, 2016
    Official UNFCCC chronology detailing the process and negotiations leading up to the creation of the Warsaw International Mechanism on loss and damage and the subsequent inclusion of loss and damage in Article 8 of the Paris Agreement. The chronology goes back as far as 2011.
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    Strategic Ambiguity: How Loss and Damage Became a Part of Global Climate Policy

    Wilson Center, 2016
    This guest blog post on the Wilson Center's New Security Beat blog provides a useful overview of how the changing, and increasingly ambiguous, language and definitions used to describe loss and damage in global climate change negotiations ultimately allowed agreement to be reached.
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    Loss and damage: some key issues and considerations for SIDS expert meeting

    Third World Network, 2016
    The series of expert meetings under the UNFCCC on a range of approaches to address loss and damage associated with the adverse effects of climate change, including impacts related to extreme weather events and slow onset events, is a significant element of the Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI) work programme on loss and damage.
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    Framing climate change loss and damage in UNFCCC negotiations

    Global Environmental Politics, 2016
    How does an idea emerge and gain traction in the international arena when its under-pinning principles are contested by power ful players?
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    Climate Justice: The international momentum towards climate litigation

    Heinrich Böll Foundation - European Union, 2016
    The Paris Agreement is ground breaking yet contradictory. In an era of fractured multilateralism it achieved above and beyond what was considered politically possible – yet it stopped far short of what is necessary to stop dangerous climate change.
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    Emissions trading and climate diplomacy between Europe and China

    Norwegian Institute for International Affairs, 2016
    Over the past decade, the EU has been following a “policy of unconditional  engagement”  vis-à-vis  the  People’s  Republic  of China, pursuing its promotion of effective multilateralism. In the field of climate change, China has been an increasingly important member of the UNFCCC process and a key target of European engagement policies.

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