United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) meeting in Doha/COP 18: reception hosted by Connie Hedegaard and Cypriot Presidency

Type: Report   Reference: I-075513   Duration: 10:02:50  Lieu:
End production: 03/12/2012   First transmission: 03/12/2012
Connie Hedegaard, Member of the EC in charge of Climate Action, participated in the United Nations Climate Change Conference, which took place in Doha, in Qatar, from 26 November to 7 December 2012. The Conference laid the basis for more ambitious international action against climate change in the short term, paved the way for a new global climate agreement to be finalised in 2015 and enabled a second period of the Kyoto Protocol to start on 1 January 2013. This video shows extracts of a reception hosted by Connie Hedegaard and the Cypriot Presidency which took place on 3 December 2012.

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10:00:00 Title 00:00:05
10:00:05 Exterior view of the meeting building in Doha 00:00:05
10:00:10 Cutaway of a sign 00:00:04
10:00:14 General views of the reception (2 shots) 00:00:12
10:00:26 Connie Hedegaard, Member of the EC in charge of Climate Action, at the reception (2 shots) 00:00:12
10:00:39 General views of the reception (2 shots) 00:00:09
10:00:49 Xie Zhenhua, Vice-Chairman of the Chinese National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), and Connie Hedegaard (4 shots) 00:00:28
10:01:18 Soundbite by Connie Hedegaard (in ENGLISH) saying that there is still a lot of work to do also for Ministers; saying that she can see that there is many issues that they have to deal with; last year in Durban, a few of them had foreseen that when they left Durban, they actually together could achieve more that they hoped at the first evening before the high level segment; saying that she hopes they can do exactly the same this year; saying that she hopes that with all the reports they have had on climate change, all of them came to here with the sense of urgency that they must at least make some new steps forward. 00:00:58
10:02:17 Discussion between Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Attiyah, President of the 18th Conference of the Parties (COP18) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and Chairman of the Administrative Control and Transparency Authority of Qatar, and Connie Hedegaard (4 shots) 00:00:33
10:02:50 Exterior view of the meeting building 00:00:06
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