Mandate

The Conference of the Parties, by its decision 1/CP.21, paragraph 20, decided to convene a facilitative dialogue among Parties in 2018 to take stock of the collective efforts of Parties in relation to progress towards the long-term goal referred to in Article 4, paragraph 1, of the Agreement and to inform the preparation of nationally determined contributions pursuant to Article 4, paragraph 8, of the Agreement.  At COP23, the Talanoa Dialogue was launched, to start in January 2018.


In accordance with decision 1/CP.23, paragraph 16, the efforts of Parties in relation to action and support in the pre-2020 period will also be considered as an element of the Talanoa Dialogue.  Further information on the pre-2020 implementation and ambition are available here.


As requested by Parties at COP23, this online platform facilitates access to all inputs of the Talanoa Dialogue. This platform serves this purpose by:

  • Allowing submission of inputs to the Talanoa Dialgoue by Parties and non-Party stakeholders by uploading the inputs on this platform
  • Making visible the Talanoa Dialogue inputs for the following topics:
    • Where are we?
    • Where do we want to go?
    • How do we get there?