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COP 24 Katowice, Poland

Watch this page for details of INTO’s delegation to COP 24.

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INTO has been an active advocate for the issues that National Trust face dealing with climate change for many years. Our team has attended most of the COP events since 2009. INTO has produced several relevant declarations, these are the Dublin Declaration, the Victoria Declaration, and the Entebbe Declaration. Most recently the delegates at the 17th INTO Conference in Bali supported the creation of the Gianyar Declaration by our conference hosts, BPPI (The Indonesian National Trust).


  • TrustLive: Resaving Saved Places Livestream (Feb. 5) — no cost to virtually attendTrustLive: Resaving Saved Places Livestream (Feb. 5) -- no cost to virtually attend
    Is a place ever truly saved? Fifty years after the passage of the National Historic Preservation Act and decades since we secured the future of places like Larimar Square in Colorado and the Ashley River Road near Charleston, we find ourselves revisiting familiar places confronting new threats. Resaving Saved Places will feature a keynote by ...
  • The clock is ticking in Katowice (Weekly blog, 14 December 2018)The clock is ticking in Katowice (Weekly blog, 14 December 2018)
    A blog by Catherine Leonard, Secretary-General This week I have been in Katowice with the INTO team, facing into stark reminders of the ticking climate clock.  This is the first time I have attended one of the UNFCCC Conferences of the Parties, or COPs.  And it has certainly been eye-opening. Flying saucers … This was the second week ...
  • Ups and Downs of a COP! A Blog from KatowiceUps and Downs of a COP!  A Blog from Katowice
    It does seem that INTO’s recent paper on Heritage Conservation and the SDGs is particularly timely in the light of much of the debate at this COP where climate change and the SDGs are inextricably connected. A summary of the recent IPCC report highlights this: “The highly motivating, yet alarming findings of the IPCC Special Report ...
  • Poland or Snowland ! A blog from COP 24Poland or Snowland ! A blog from COP 24
    I arrived on Sunday evening at my Bed and Breakfast in the town of Chrzanow after landing at Krakow airport for my first visit to Poland. Chrzanow is located between Krakow and Katowice, the location of COP 24, and is about 35 km from the Conference Centre. When I booked the accommodation 3 months ago ...


Update from COP 24

Today we hear from Catherine Leonard, Oliver Maurice and Anita Canovas from the conference floor at COP 24. In the case of Catherine and Anita this is their first participation in a COP meeting. We hear about their first impressions in the background of the Climate Crisis.

Oliver reports from COP 24

Oliver Maurice is at COP 24 representing INTO and our Member organisations. He reports on his first day at COP 24 and discusses what lies ahead in this busy week. The world is in a Climate Crisis. What are we going to do about it?

Getting ready for COP 24 in Poland

Oliver Maurice will again be leading our delegation to COP 24 in Katowice, Poland. This global meeting about climate change runs from December 3rd to 14th 2018. In this podcast I interview Oliver about the plans for the busy time ahead.

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