Place: Panama City
Dates: October 1-7, 2011
Last formal negotiations of the year before the next Conference of the Parties - COP17 in Durban (Nov 28 - Dec 9)
Governments, almost unanimously, expressed in the final plenary sessions their satisfaction due to the advancement of the negotiation texts.
The last formal negotiations of the year are taking place from October 1-7, 2011 in Panama City before the next Conference of the Parties – COP17 in Durban (Nov.28-Dec.9), representing a chance to pave the way for the necessary deal.
The decision was adopted in response to EU Commission consultation on unconventional fossil fuels in Europe