Participants will check-in and collect their folders, which includes their nametag,
placard, agenda, notepad, and pen. Bagels and cream cheese will be available.
Opening Plenary Session 10:30-11:30
Welcoming remarks from WUSICE, followed by an overview of COP and
UNFCCC by Beth Martin. We will explain terms and how the negotiations will
Negotiating Blocs Meetings 11:30-12:30
Participants will be divided up into negotiating blocs in order to discuss their
positions on different issues and determine their goals for the negotiations.
First Negotiating Session 12:30-1:30
Participants will go to their decided section: Timing of INDCs or Capacity
building. Negotiations of the text will begin.
Vegetarian pizza will be provided.
Second Negotiating Session 2:30-4:00
Participants will return to continue negotiating the text. Each group should go
through their section in its entirety by 4 o’clock.
Closing Remarks 4:00-5:00
Speech by John Delurey, Sierra Club Community Organizer. Questions and
Answer session with community and participants. We will end with an overview of