COP24: Negotiators risk Paris Agreement integrity in effort to clinch Article 6 market deal

Published 14:58 on December 14, 2018  /  Last updated at 16:33 on December 15, 2019  /  Americas, Asia Pacific, Climate Talks, EMEA, International, Kyoto Mechanisms, Nature-based, Paris Article 6, Voluntary  /  No Comments

A new global carbon market mechanism under the Paris Agreement’s Article 6 risks undermining the landmark climate treaty if negotiators fail to remove a provision in the draft text, observers said Friday.

(Recasts original headline to remove “poison pill’ reference and to clarify Brazil’s position)

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