Troubled Journey towards Climate Change: Tackling manifest climate injustice in the Loss and Damage negotiations

February 2018, Md. Shamsuddoha S. M. Saify Iqbal Ms. Alokananda Datta & Muhammad Mizanur Rahman.

This policy paper provides an overview of how L&D evolved in negotiation processes, discusses the current debates and disagreements on L&D emerged in the post-Paris COP negotiations, and finally concludes with five policy recommendations directed to the COP and to the national stakeholders. The recommendations are: a) a standalone L&D agenda item under the SBI, b) a standalone L&D financing mechanism with multiple windows, c) strengthened institutional arrangement global to national, d) new and additional L&D financing, not blending with the humanitarian assistance, e) separate governance and fund management mechanism under COP