In this paper, Wetlands International presents its agenda for the new climate treaty that is being discussed in Accra, Ghana (August 2008). The paper focuses on the giant carbon dioxide emissions from degraded peatlands. These emissions are so far ignored.
Wetlands International provided this paper to the delegations at the meeting of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Long-term Cooperative Action under the Convention (UNFCCC), Accra, Ghana.
Policy paper for the UN-FCCC meeting in Accra, August 2008download