- Analyze the particular characteristics of environmental negotiations;
- Identify key negotiation issues, dynamics and elements in UNFCCC climate negotiations;
- Further refine their negotiation skills in preparation for the Durban conference.
The first part of the workshop will review basic principles of negotiating for mutual gain in the multilateral framework and present the facts about climate change. Senior experts and diplomats will also discuss the current status of climate change negotiations. The second part of the workshop will be devoted to simulation exercises on selected case studies in preparation for the Durban Conference.