The 16th session of the UNFCCC Conference of Parties (COP) will be held from the 29th of November till the 10th of December. Mexico assumes the presidency of the convention for the 2010/2011 meetings. The session will be held in Cancun, Mexico.
This session follows the 15th session of the negotiations held in Copenhagen last year. The 2010 intersessionals, held in Bonn (Bonn I, II & III) picks up from where the negotiation left off, namely the lack of a unanimous, legally-binding agreement to continue on to the second commitment period on the Kyoto Protocol.