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 - Global Climate Change Remarks, Briefings, Reports, Releases 2007
 - Global Climate Change Remarks, Briefings, Reports, Releases 2006
 - Global Climate Change Remarks, Briefings, Reports, Releases 2005
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Remarks, Briefings, Reports, Releases

Global Climate Change Remarks, Briefings, Reports, Releases 2008
Remarks, Briefings, Reports, Releases
--12/11/08  Informal Ministerial Round Table for a Shared Vision On Long-term Cooperative Action; Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary of State for Democracy and Global Affairs, Head of U.S. Delegation; Fourteenth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; Poznan, Poland
--12/11/08  Press Briefing Following the the Fourteenth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; Paula Dobriansky, Under Secretary of State for Democracy and Global Affairs and Head of the U.S. Delegation; Remarks to the Fourteenth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; Poznan, Poland
--12/11/08  Statement at the Fourteenth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; Paula J. Dobriansky, Head of U.S. Delegation, Under Secretary of State for Democracy and Global Affairs; Statement at the Fourteenth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; Poznan, Poland
--12/08/08  Press Briefing at Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; Harlan Watson, Alternate Head of the U.S. Delegation; Remarks to the Fourteenth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; Poznan, Poland
--12/05/08  Intervention of the United States: Contact Group Four of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Long Term Cooperative Action under the Convention: Adaptation; Delegation of the United States; Fourteenth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; Poznan, Poland
--12/03/08  Council on Environmental Quality Conference Call; Paula Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs; Conference Call Briefing With the White House; Washington, DC
--12/03/08  Remarks at Signing Ceremony With Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in Support of the Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate; Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs; State Department Treaty Room; Washington, DC
--12/02/08  Intervention of the United States: Meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Implementation; Delegation of the United States; Fourteenth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; Poznan, Poland
--12/02/08  Meeting of the Subsidiary Body for Implementation National Communications from Parties Not Included in Annex I (Agenda Item 4); Delegation of the United States; Statement to the Fourteenth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; Poznan, Poland 
--12/02/08  Statement on the Agenda Item 5, Financial Mechanism; Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI), Twenty-Ninth Session; Delegation of the United States; Statement at the FourteenthSession of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change ; Poznan, Poland
--11/25/08  United States Participation in Annual Climate Change Conference 
--11/18/08  United States Climate Change Actions 
--11/10/08  Panel Discussion: From Poznan to Copenhagen via Washington; Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs; Conference on Rising to the Challenge of Climate Change Globally and in the U.S.; Washington, DC
--09/29/08  Climate Change, Energy Security and the Clean Technology Revolution; Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs; Remarks at the 2nd EU-US Business Roundtable on "Energy and Technology: Powering the Green Revolution, Our Options for the Future, Hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce in Spain; Madrid, Spain
--09/18/08  Joint Statement by New Zealand and the United States Following the Fifth Meeting Under the U.S.-New Zealand Bilateral Climate Change Partnership; Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs; Wellington, New Zealand 
--09/18/08  Under Secretary Paula Dobriansky Announces Awards for Clean Energy Work in China Under Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate
--09/18/08  United States and Colombia Sign Memorandum of Understanding to Advance Cooperation on Renewable and Clean Energy
--09/15/08  Report to Congress on the Needs of Developing Countries in Adapting to Climate Change Impacts; Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs; Washington, DC
--09/09/08  Memorandum of Understanding Between the Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate (APP) and the National Association of State Energy Officials (NASEO); Amb. Reno L. Harnish, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Oceans and International Evironmental and Scientific Affairs; Remarks at Signing Event; Overland Park, KS
--07/31/08  Energy Issues in the Western Hemisphere; Daniel S. Sullivan, Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of Economic, Energy, and Business Affairs; Statement Before the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs; Washington, DC
--07/24/08  Energy Security and Climate Change - An International Overview; Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs; Remarks at Business Roundtable: Opportunities in the Caribbean Renewable Energy Sector; Nassau, Bahamas
--07/17/08  Remarks at Breakfast Briefing on the Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate (APP); Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs; Washington, DC
--07/14/08  WIREC and U.S. Foreign Policy on Energy and Climate Security Post-Bali; Reno Harnish, Principal Deputy Assistant for Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs; Remarks to the 923rd Wilton Park Conference; Wilton Park, United Kingdom
--07/09/08  Invitaiton for the APP Inaugural Breakfast Briefing & Update; Washington, DC
--07/09/08  Major Economies Leaders Meeting  
--07/09/08  President Bush Discusses G8 Summit and MEM Leaders Meeting ; George W. Bush, President; Toyako, Japan
--07/08/08  G8 Declaration on Environment and Climate Change ; Office of the Press Secretary, White House; Toyako, Japan
--07/08/08  Press Gaggle by Dana Perino, Dan Price, Assistant to the President for International Economic Affairs and Deputy National Security Advisor, and Jim Connaughton, Chairman of the Council on Environmental Quality; Jim Connaughton, Chairman of the Council on Environmental Quality; White House; Toyako, Japan
--06/22/08  Briefing by Teleconference with Chairman of the White House Council on Environmental Quality Jim Connaughton
--06/17/08  Toward an Environmentally Effective and Economically Sustainable Global Climate Deal; Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs; Chatham House; London, England
--05/16/08  Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate Policy and Implementation Committee Meeting
--05/02/08  Climate Change and Sustainable Development; Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs; Remarks to the Sustainable Development Forum 2008; New York City
--04/18/08  Briefing on Major Economies Meeting; Paula Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs; Office of Press Secretary, White House; Washington, DC
--04/16/08  President Bush Discusses Climate Change ; George W. Bush, President; Rose Garden, White House, Washington, DC
--04/16/08  Press Briefing on Climate Change by Dana Perino and Jim Connaughton, Chairman, Council on Environmental Quality ; Dana Perino and Jim Connaughton,  Chairman, Council on Environmental Quality ; White House, Washington, DC
--04/16/08  Taking Additional Action to Confront Climate Change
--03/31/08   U.S. Actions to Address: Energy Security, Clean Development, and Climate Change
--03/27/08  United States Global Engagement on Climate Change and Public Health
--03/16/08  Remarks on the Post-2012 Climate Regime; Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs; Remarks at the Fourth Ministerial Meeting of the Gleneagles Dialogue on Climate Change, Clean Energy and Sustainable Development; Chiba, Japan
--03/07/08  EU and U.S. Advance Climate Change, Clean Energy and Sustainable Development Dialogue; Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs; Washington, DC
--03/05/08  Increasing Our Energy Security and Confronting Climate Change Through Investment in Renewable Technologies
--03/05/08  President Bush Attends Washington International Renewable Energy Conference 2008 ; George W. Bush, President; Remarks to WIREC2008; Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC
--03/04/08  Remarks at the Washington International Renewable Energy Conference; Deputy Secretary John Negroponte; Washington, DC
--03/03/08  Advancing the Use of Renewable Energy Worldwide: The Washington International Renewable Energy Conference
--02/27/08  Climate Change and Vulnerable Societies: A Post-Bali Overview; Harlan L. Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative; Written Statement Submitted to the Committee on Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, and the Global Environment; United States House of Representatives, Washington, DC
--02/26/08  Transatlantic Economic Council, Major Economies Process, and Climate Change; Daniel M. Price, Assistant to the President for International Economic Affairs; Press Roundtable; Berlin, Germany
--02/25/08  Washington International Renewable Energy Conference: March 4-6, 2008
--02/22/08  U.S. Submision to the UNFCCC on Bali Action Plan; Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs
--02/12/08  Addressing Climate Change: The United Nations and the World At Work; Alejandro D. Wolff, U.S. Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN; Remarks at the General Assembly Thematic Debate; New York City
--01/28/08  Fact Sheet: Increasing Our Energy Security And Confronting Climate Change; Fact sheet from the President's State of the Union Address; Washington, DC
--01/24/08  Working Towards a New Global Framework on Cutting Greenhouse Gases; Kurt D. Volker, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs; The German Marshall Fund Strategy Seminar on Transatlantic Dimensions of Energy, Environment, and Security; Washington, DC

Global Climate Change Remarks, Briefings, Reports, Releases 2007
--12/21/07  U.S. Department of Commerce Announces 18 U.S. Clean-Energy Companies Will Join Trade Mission to China and India; U.S. Department of Commerce; Washington, DC
--12/15/07  Closing Statement at the Conference of the Parties; Dr. Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs and Head of United States Delegation; Thirteenth Session of the Conference Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; Bali, Indonesia
--12/13/07  December 13 Press Conference by the U.S. Delegation; Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs and Head of the United States Delegation; Thirteenth Session of the Conference Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; Bali, Indonesia
--12/12/07  December 12 Press Conference by the U.S. Delegation; Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs and Head of the United States Delegation; Senior Climate Negotiator; Bali, Indonesia
--12/12/07  Statement to the Thirteenth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs and Head of the U.S. Delegation; Bali, Indonesia
--12/11/07  US Protects Biodiversity in Coral Triangle with $4.35 Million in Funding; U.S. Embassy Jakarta; Jakarta, Indonesia; Washington, DC
--12/11/07  US-Indonesia Debt-for-Nature Statement; U.S. Embassy Jakarta; Jakarta, Indonesia
--12/10/07  December 10 Press Conference by the Delegation of the United States; Harlan L. Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative and Alternate Head of the U.S. Delegation; Thirteenth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; Bali, Indonesia
--12/07/07  Advancing Biofuels Cooperation with St. Kitts and Nevis
--12/06/07  December 6 Press Conference by the Delegation of the United States; Harlan L. Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative and Alternate Head of the U.S. Delegation; Thirteenth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; Bali, Indonesia
--12/06/07  Preview of U.S., Position at the December 2007 Bali Meeting on the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; James Connaughton, Chairman of Environmental Quality,  and Paula Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs; Foreign Press Center Briefing Room; Washington, DC
--12/05/07  Press Briefing by Chairman of Environmental Quality James Connaughton and Under Secretary of State for Democracy and Global Affairs Paula Dobriansky on U.N. Convention on Climate Change; Paula Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs; James S. Brady Press Briefing Room, White House, Washington, DC
--12/04/07  COP 13: Intervention by the United States Delegation -- Financial Mechanism Fourth Review (Agenda Item 5(a))
--12/04/07  COP 13: Intervention by the United States Delegation -- Financial Mechanism GEF Report (Agenda Item 5(b) )
--12/04/07  COP 13: Intervention by the United States Delegation -- IPCC Fourth Assessment Report (AR4) (Agenda Item 7)
--12/04/07  COP 13: Intervention by the United States Delegation -- National Communications from Parties Not Included in Annex I (Agenda Item 4)
--12/04/07  COP 13: Intervention by the United States Delegation -- Reducing Emissions from Deforestation in Developing Countries (Agenda Item 5)
--11/29/07  U.S. Global Climate Change Policy
--11/28/07  Statement by the President on Energy Security and Climate Change; President Bush; Washington, DC
--11/28/07  The United States and Indonesia: Partners in Addressing Climate Change, Energy Security, and Clean Development
--11/26/07  United States Participation in Bali Climate Change Conference
--11/16/07  Japan Cooperation On Energy Security, Clean Development, And Climate Change; Office of the Press Secretary, White House; Washington, DC
--11/13/07  International Climate Change Negotiations; Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs; Written Testimony Submitted to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
--11/13/07  International Climate Change Negotiations; Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs; Oral Statement Before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
--11/13/07  Renewable Energy and the Future; Ambassador Reno Harnish, Principle Deputy Assistant Secretary, Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs; Remarks at an International Symposium on Materials Issues in a Hydrogen Economy; Richmond, Virginia
--10/30/07  Renewable Energy and the Global Environment; Reno Harnish, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Oceans, Environment, and Science Affairs Bureau; Testimony before the House Foreign Affairs Committee; Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, and the Global Environment; Washington, DC
--10/24/07  Remarks at an Informal Ministerial Meeting on Climate Change; Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs; Bogor, Indonesia
--10/15/07  Canada Joins the Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate
--10/11/07  Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate Ministerial Meeting
--09/28/07  President Bush Participates in Major Economies Meeting on Energy Security and Climate Change; George W. Bush, President; Remarks at the U.S. Department of State; Washington, DC
--09/28/07  Toward A New Global Approach To Climate Change And Energy Security
--09/27/07  Remarks at Major Economies Meeting on Energy Security and Climate Change; James L. Connaughton, Chairman, Council on Environmental Quality; Released by the Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
--09/27/07  Remarks at the Major Economies Meeting; Treasury Secretary Paulson , U.S. Treasury Department Office of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
--09/25/07  Working Toward a New Framework on Tackling Climate Change; Kurt Volker, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs; Remarks at the Atlantic Council of the United States; Washington, DC
--09/24/07  Remarks at the UNGA High-Level Event on Climate Technology Session; Secretary Condoleezza Rice; United Nations Headquarters; New York, New York
--09/22/07  Accelerated Phase-Out of Ozone-Depleting HCFCs
--09/22/07  White House Statement on Montreal Protocol Agreement ; Office of the Press Secretary, White House; Washington, DC
--09/21/07  Press Briefing on UNGA and Upcoming Major Economies Meeting on Energy, Security, and Climate Change; Office of the Press Secretary, White House; Washington, DC
--09/18/07  Accelerating the Phase-Out of HCFCs; Daniel A. Reifsnyder, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Environment ; Remarks at the 19th Meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer; Montreal, Quebec
--09/18/07  Critical Use Nomination for Methyl Bromide; Daniel A. Reifsnyder, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Environment; Remarks at the 19th Meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer; Montreal, Quebec
--09/14/07  Asia-Pacific Partnership On Clean Development And Climate: Driven By Results
--09/09/07  Sydney APEC Leaders' Declaration of Climate Change, Energy Security and Clean Development; Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation; Sydney, Australia
--09/07/07  President and Mrs. Bush to Participate in 62nd U.N. General Assembly; White House, Office of the Press Secretary; Washington, DC
--09/05/07  Joint Statement on Climate Change and Energy by the Prime Minister of Australia, the Hon John Howard MP, and the President of the United States of America, the Hon George W. Bush; Office of the Press Secretary White House; Sydney, Australia
--08/27/07  Building Blocks for Long-Term Cooperative Action and Their Coherent Integration Into an Appropriate and Effective International Response to Climate Change; Dr. Harlan Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative; Remarks to the Fourth Workshop: Dialogue on Long-Term Cooperative Action to Address Cimate Change by Enhancing Implementation of the Convention; Vienna, Austria
--08/07/07  US-Japan High Level Consultation on Climate
--08/03/07  President Bush's Invitation to Major Economies Meeting on Energy Security and Climate Change; White House, Office of Press Secretary; Washington, DC
--07/27/07  Fourth Climate Action Report
--07/23/07  Forests and Climate
--07/22/07  Remarks at the High-Level Meeting on Forests and Climate; Paula Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs; Sydney, Australia
--06/18/07  Joint Statement of United States of America and Italy on Climate Change Research Technology; Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs; Washington, DC
--05/31/07  President Bush Discusses United States International Development Agenda; Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, Washington, DC
--05/31/07  Fact Sheet: A New International Climate Change Framework
--05/23/07  Statement by the President on the Decline of U.S. Carbon Dioxide Emissions for 2006; Office of the Press Secretary, The White House ; Washington, DC
--05/04/07  Press Briefing on the Third Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Report on Climate Change; Harlan Watson, U.S. Senior Climate Negotiator And Special Representative; Remarks Via Teleconference; White House
--05/04/07  U.S. Releases Fourth Climate Action Report for Public Comment
--05/04/07  United States Joins In Approving Summary Report on Climate Change Mitigation
--05/02/07  Remarks on Inter-Linkages and Cross-Cutting Issues at the 15th Session of the UN Commission on Sustainable Development; Ed Piñero, United States Federal Environmental Executive, White House Council on Environmental Quality; Remarks at the 15th Session of the UN Commission on Sustainable Development; New York City
--05/01/07  Remarks During the U.S. Delegation's Outreach Briefing on Scaling Up and Replicating Energy Solutions; Dr. Darlene F. Williams, Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research, Department of Housing and Urban Development; Remarks to the 15th Session of the UN Commission on Sustainable Development; New York City
--05/01/07  Remarks on Air Pollution and Atmosphere at the 15th Session of the UN Commission on Sustainable Development; John Matuszak, Division Chief, Sustainable Development and Multilateral Institutions; Remarks at the 15th Session of the UN Commission on Sustainable Development; New York City
--05/01/07  Remarks on Climate Change and Sustainable Development, at the 15th Session of the UN Commission on Sustainable Development; Amanda P. Vockerodt, Foreign Affairs Officer on Climate Change and Sustainable Development; Remarks to at the 15th Session of the UN Commission on Sustainable Development ; New York City
--05/01/07  Remarks on Industrial Development at the 15th Session of the UN Commission on Sustainable Development; Darlene Williams, Assistant Secretary for Policy Development & Research U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development; Remarks at the 15th Session of the UN Commission on Sustainable Development; New York City
--05/01/07  U.S. Department of State to Host 2008 Washington International Renewable Energy Conference
--04/30/07  2007 U.S.-EU Summit Statement on Energy Security, Efficiency, and Climate Change; Office of the Press Secretary; White House; Washington, DC
--04/30/07  Climate Change Meeting on Mitigation
--04/27/07  U.S. - Japan Joint Statement on Energy Security, Clean Development, and Climate Change; Office of the Press Secretary, The White House; Washington, DC
--04/19/07  Transatlantic Cooperation on Climate Change: Overcoming Divisions; Kurt Volker, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs; Remarks at the Institute for European Affairs ; Dublin, Ireland
--04/17/07  Climate Change; Alejandro D. Wolff, Acting U.S. Permanent Representative; Remarks in the UN Security Council Open Debate on Energy, Security and Climate; New York City
--04/06/07  Press Briefing on the Second International Panel on Climate Change; The White House; Office of the Press Secretary; Via Teleconference
--04/05/07  The U.S. Role in Climate Change; Kurt Volker, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs; Interview with Sally Althy, Sky TV; Washington, DC
--03/29/07  U.S. Welcomes Australian Forest and Climate Initiative
--02/15/07  Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate (APP); Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs; Remarks to the GLOBE Washington Legislators Forum; Washington, DC
--02/02/07  Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Finalizes Report
--02/02/07  President Bush's Six-Year Record On Addressing Climate Change
--01/29/07  Department of Commerce to Lead Clean-Energy Technologies Trade Mission to India and China; Department of Commerce; Washington, DC
--01/23/07  Twenty In Ten: Strengthening America 's Energy Security

Global Climate Change Remarks, Briefings, Reports, Releases 2006
--11/30/06  The President's Comprehensive Climate Strategy and the Clean Coal Initiative ; James L. Connaughton, Chairman of The White House Council on Environmental Quality ; Foreign Press Center Briefing ; Washington, DC
--11/16/06  Joint Press Statement From U.S. and Australia Delegations in Nairobi Climate Action Partnership: Announcement of New Projects
--11/06/06  Making Progress at the Twelfth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Convention on Climate Change (COP-12); Dr. Harlan L. Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative and Alternate Head of the U.S. Delegation; Remarks to COP 12 Press Conference; Nairobi, Kenya
--10/31/06  First Phase of Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate; Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs; Remarks at American Electric Power; Columbus, Ohio
--10/31/06  U. S. Announces Implementation Phase for the Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate
--10/30/06  Publication: USA Energy Needs, Clean Development and Climate Change Partnerships in Action; Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs; Washington, DC
--09/19/06  Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate
--08/30/06  Joint Statement by New Zealand and the United States following the Fourth Meeting under the US/New Zealand Bilateral Climate Change Partnership ; Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs; Washington, DC U.S.A.
--08/24/06  Joint Statement of the United States and Mexico Resulting From the Third Meeting of the Bilateral Climate Change Working Group ; Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs; Washington, DC
--05/22/06  Clean Development and Climate; James L. Connaughton, Chairman of the White House Council on Environmental Quality; Remarks at American Enterprise Institute; Washington, DC
--05/01/06  Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate
--03/28/06  The Global Nuclear Energy Partnership: Greater Energy Security in a Cleaner, Safer World (PDF, U.S. Department of Energy)
--02/09/06  Asia-Pacific Partnership On Clean Development and Climate; Secretary Condoleezza Rice; Washington, DC
--02/09/06  Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate
--01/12/06  Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate: Concluding Press Conference; Asia Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate; Sydney, Australia
--01/12/06  Work Plan for the Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate; Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate; Sydney, Australia
--01/12/06  Communique for the Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate; Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate; Sydney, Australia
--01/12/06  Charter for the Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate; Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate; Sydney, Australia
--01/11/06  The Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate: Implementation, Action, and Results

Global Climate Change Remarks, Briefings, Reports, Releases 2005
--12/07/05  Press Briefing by the Delegation of the United States COP 11/MOP 1 ; Dr. Paula Dobriansky, Under Secretary of State for Democracy and Global Affairs and Head of the U.S. Delegation; Remarks to the Conference of Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change ; Montrial, Canada
--12/02/05  Launching Discussions on Long-Term Cooperative Action to Address Climate Change; Dr. Harlan L. Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative and Alternate Head of the U.S. Delegation; Remarks on President's Non-Paper; Montrial, Canada
--11/29/05  COP 11/MOP 1 Press Conference; Dr. Harlan L. Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative and Alternate Head of the U.S. Delegation; Montrial, Canada
--11/28/05  Intervention by the United States at COP 11; Dr. Harlan L. Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative and Alternate Head of the U.S. Delegation; Remarks to the Conference of the Parties Plenary: Agenda Item 2; Washington, DC
--11/14/05  U.S.- International Climate Change Approach: A Clean Technology Solution; Paula Dobriansky, Under Secretary State for Democracy and Global Affairs; Before the Senate Subcommittee on International Economic Policy, Export and Trade Promotion, Committee on Foreign Relations; Washington, DC
--10/05/05  Kyoto Protocol: Assessing the Status of Efforts to Reduce Greenhouse Gases; Dr. Harlan L. Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative; Before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate ; Washington, DC
--08/12/05  Joint Statement on the First Meeting of the U.S.-Germany Working Group on Energy, Development, and Climate Change; Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs; Washington, DC
--07/28/05  Announcing the Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development; Deputy Secretary Robert Zoellick; Press Conference; Vientiane, Laos
--07/28/05  Vision Statement of Australia, China, India, Japan, the Republic of Korea, and the U.S. for a New Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate
--07/27/05  President Bush and the Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development
--07/27/05  New Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development, Energy Security, and Climate Change
--07/25/05  U.S. - Australia Climate Action Partnership: Meeting of Australian and U.S. Officials; Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs ; Canberra, Australia
--07/08/05  Action on Climate Change, Energy and Sustainable Development
--07/01/05  President Bush Is Addressing Climate Change
--06/20/05  The United States and Canada Convene Fourth Bilateral Working Group on Climate Change
--05/31/05  Joint Statement of the United States and the Russian Federation following the Third Meeting of the U.S.-Russia Climate Change Policy Dialogue Working Group; Moscow, Russia
--04/26/05  Joint Statement of the United States and Mexico Resulting From the Second Meeting of the Bilateral Climate Change Working Group; Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs; Washington, DC
--04/25/05  International Partnership for the Hydrogen Economy
--02/15/05  United States Commitment to Address Climate Change

2004
--12/16/04  Mitigation of Climate Change: Policies and Their Impacts; Ms. Judith Ayres, Assistant Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; Tenth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, December 6-17, 2004; Buenos Aires, Argentina
--12/16/04  Technology and Climate Change; Ms. Larisa Dobriansky, Deputy Assistant Administrator, U.S. Department of Energy; Tenth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; Buenos Aires, Argentina
--12/16/04  U.S. Delegation Press Briefing; Dr. Paula Dobriansky, Under Secretary of State for Global Affairs, and Head of the U.S. Delegation; Tenth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, December 6-17, 2004; Buenos Aires, Argentina
--12/13/04  Press Conference -- Delegation of the United States ; Retired Naval Vice Admiral Conrad Lautenbacher, Administrator of U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; Tenth Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; Buenos Aires, Argentina
--12/07/04  U.S. COP-10 Press Conference; Dr. Harlan L. Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative and Alternate Head of the U. S. Delegation; Buenos Aires, Argentina
--12/06/04  Statement by Dr. Harlan L. Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative and Alternate Head of the U.S. Delegation; Statement to the First Meeting of the Plenary; Buenos Aires, Argentina
--12/06/04  Statement by the U.S. Delegation; Buenos Aires, Argentina
--12/06/04  United States to Participate in United Nations Climate Change Conference
--11/19/04  Climate Change Fact Sheet; Washington, DC
--11/19/04  U.S. Climate Change Policy
--11/08/04  Arctic Council Ministerial Preparations
--10/20/04  Joint Statement of the United States of America and Italy on Climate Change Research and Technology; Venice, Italy
--07/28/04  International Methane to Markets Partnership to Enhance Clean Energy Sources and Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions
--07/15/04  United States - New Zealand Bilateral Climate Change Partnership Meeting
--06/04/04  Joint Statement of the United States and Brazil Announcing Intention to Expand and Intensify Bilateral Efforts to Address Climate Change; Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs; Washington, DC
--06/03/04  International Conference for Renewable Energies ; David K. Garman, Acting Under Secretary of Energy, and Assistant Secretary, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, U.S. Department of Energy; Keynote Address; Bonn, Germany
--05/20/04  Southern States Energy Board -- Chairman's Forum on Carbon Management; John F. Turner, Assistant Secretary of State for Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs; Remarks to the Southern States Energy Board; Washington, DC
--05/11/04  Climate Policy in the United States; Dr. Harlan L. Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative, U.S. Department of State;; Remarks to the Second Annual Brussels Climate Change Conference; Brussels, Belgium
--04/26/04  Joint Statement of the United States and Australia Following the Fourth Meeting of the U.S.- Australia Climate Action Partnership
--04/26/04  U.S.-Australia Climate Action Partnership
--04/15/04  Statement by the Canadian and United States Co-Chairs Following the Meeting of the Bilateral Working Group on Climate Change; Ottawa, Canada
--04/13/04  Joint Statement of the United States and The Russian Federation Following the Second Meeting of the U.S.-Russia Climate Change Policy Dialogue Working Group; Washington, DC
--03/19/04  Joint Statement of the United States and China Following the Fifth Meeting of the China-U.S. Working Group on Climate Change; Xi'an, China
--02/25/04  Joint Statement by the United States and South Africa Following the First Meeting of the Bilateral Working Group on Climate Change; Cape Town, South Africa
--02/18/04  U.S. Climate Change Policy; Harlan L. Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative, U.S. Department of State; Digital Video Conference; Washington, DC
--02/12/04  Joint Statement by the United States and Mexico Following the First Meeting of the Bilateral Working Group on Climate Change; Mexico City, Mexico
--01/30/04  Joint Statement by the United States and the European Commission Following the Second Joint Climate Change Science and Technology Workshop
--12/11/03  Joint Statement of the United States and Italy on Climate Change Research and Technology
--07/31/03  Earth Observation Summit
--  Carbon Sequestration Pamphlet; Washington, DC
--  Climate Vision; Washington, DC
--  Earth Observation System; Washington, DC
--  Nuclear Hydrogen Initiative; Washington, DC
--  The Bush Administration's Approach to Climate Change; Washington, DC
--  U.S.-Sponsored Climate Change Adaptation Activities -- Enhancing Resilience; Washington, DC

2003
--12/11/03  Assessment of Progress; Paula Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Global Affairs and Head of U.S. Delegation to COP-9; Remarks at the roundtable discussion on Assessment of Progress at the National, Regional and International Levels to Fulfill the Promise and Objective Enshrined in the Climate Change Agreements, Including the Scientific, Information, Policy and Financial Aspects; Milan, Italy
--12/11/03  Public-Private Partnership for Technology Innovation; Robert G. Card, Under Secretary of Energy; Remarks at roundtable discussion on Technology, Including Technology Use and Development and Transfer of Technologies; Milan, Italy
--12/11/03  U.S.-Italy Cooperation on Climate Change; Paula Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Global Affairs and Head of U.S. Delegation to COP-9; Opening remarks at "Italy-USA: Cooperation on climate change research and low emissions technology" event; Milan, Italy
--12/11/03  Joint Statement of the United States and Italy on Climate Change Research and Technology
--12/10/03  U.S. Delegation Press Briefing; Paula Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Global Affairs and Head of U.S. Delegation; Milan, Italy
--12/08/03  U.S. Delegation to the Ninth Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP-9) to the Framework Convention on Climate Change -- Press Briefing; Dr. Harlan Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative, U.S. Department of State; Press Briefing; Milan, Italy
--12/04/03  Statement to the Second Meeting of the Plenary; Dr. Harlan L. Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representativeand Head of the U.S. Delegation; Ninth Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP-9) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; Milan, Italy
--12/02/03  Under Secretary Paula Dobriansky to Lead U.S. Delegation to Annual Ministerial Conference of U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change
--12/01/03  Ninth Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP-9); Dr. Harlan Watson, Head of U.S. Delegation and Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative; Press Briefing; Milan Italy
--11/19/03  Addressing the Challenge of Global Climate Change ; Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary of State for Global Affairs; Remarks at the American Enterprise Institute; Washington, DC
--11/11/03  Overview of the U.S.-India Climate Change Partnership; Dr. Harlan L. Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative; Remarks at the U.S.-India Cooperation on Climate Change Briefing ; Hotel Samrat, New Delhi, India
--11/05/03  Indian Technology Bazaar and Adaptation Workshops
--10/28/03  Mobilizing Solutions for Adaptation: Enhancing Resilience ; U.S. Agency for International Development; Workshop hosted by the United States on October 28-30, 2003; New Orleans, Louisiana
--09/16/03  Joint Statement of the United States and Italy on Clean Energy Technologies and Climate Change
--08/07/03  Joint Statement of the U. S. and Japan on High-Level Consultations on Climate Change
--08/07/03  Joint Statement of the United States and Japan on High-Level Consultations on Climate Change
--07/31/03  Remarks at the Earth Observation Summit; Secretary Colin L. Powell; Loy Henderson Auditorium; Washington, DC
--07/31/03  Declaration of the Earth Observation Summit
--07/31/03  Earth Observation Summit
--07/31/03  President's Statement on Earth Observation Summit; President George W. Bush; Washington, DC
--07/31/03  The Earth Observation Summit; Spencer Abraham, U.S. Secretary of Energy; Washington, DC
--07/31/03  The Earth Observation Summit; Donald L. Evans, U.S. Secretary of Commerce; Washington, DC
--07/29/03  U.S. Hosts International Earth Observation Summit
--07/29/03  United States-South Africa Joint Statement on Climate Change
--07/25/03  Joint Statement: New Zealand and the U.S. Announce Collaborative Projects Under Bilateral Climate Change Partnership
--06/17/03  Joint Statement of the United States and Italy on Climate Change Science and Technology
--06/03/03  Status of Methyl Bromide Under the Clean Air Act and the Montreal Protocol; Jeffrey M. Burnam, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Environment; Testimony before the House Subcommittee on Energy and Air Quality; Washington, DC
--05/07/03  Paths to the Future: Investing in Innovative Energy Technologies; Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary of State for Global Affairs; Address to the Conference on Carbon Sequestration; Hilton Alexandria Mark Center, Alexandria, VA
--03/18/03  Joint Statement of Enhanced Bilateral Climate Change Cooperation Between the United States and Mexico
--02/27/03  United States Global Climate Change Policy
--02/26/03  U.S. Department of Energy and U.S. Department of State to Announce Carbon Capture and Storage Initiatives
--02/07/03  United States and European Union Joint Meeting on Climate Change Science and Technology Research
--01/17/03  Joint Statement of the U.S.-Russian Inter-Ministerial Climate Change Policy Dialogue
--01/16/03  Joint Statement of the U.S. - China Working Group on Climate Change

2002
--11/01/02  Closing Statement; Paula Dobriansky, Under Secretary for Global Affairs; Remarks to Final Plenary of Eighth session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; New Delhi, India
--10/31/02  Climate Change and Sustainable Development; Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary of State for Global Affairs and Head of the U.S. Delegation; Remarks to the High-Level Segment Roundtable on Climate Change and Sustainable Development, 8th Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP-8); New Delhi, India
--10/25/02  Inputs to the Delhi Declaration; Harlan L. Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative and Head of the U.S. Delegation; Remarks to the Eighth Session of the Conference of Parties (COP-8) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; New Delhi, India
--10/24/02  Joint Statement: New Zealand and the United States to Pursue Enhanced Bilateral Climate Change Cooperation
--10/24/02  U.S. Climate Change and Energy Policies; Dr. Harlan L. Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative; On-the-Record press briefing, at the Eighth Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP-8) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; New Delhi, India
--10/23/02  Fact Sheet: U.S. Global Climate Change Policy
--10/23/02  Fact Sheet: U.S. Record of Action to Address Climate Change Domestically
--10/23/02  Climate Technology Award to India's Center for Power Efficiency and Environmental Protection
--10/02/02  Climate Change: Eighth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP-8)
--07/11/02  2002-2003 Australia-U.S. Climate Action Partnership (CAP) Activities
--07/11/02  U.S. Global Climate Change Strategy; James L. Connaughton, Chairman, White House Council on Environmental Quality; Testimony Before the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation; Washington, DC
--07/11/02  U.S. Global Climate Change Strategy; James R. Mahoney, Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere; Testimony Before the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation; Washington, DC
--07/11/02  U.S. Global Climate Change Strategy; John Marburger, III, Director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy; Testimony Before the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation; Washington, DC
--07/11/02  U.S. Global Climate Change Strategy; R. Glenn Hubbard, Chairman, Council of Economic Advisers; Testimony Before the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation; Washington, DC
--07/10/02  The Administration's Climate Change Initiatives; Robert Card, Under Secretary for Energy, Science, and Environment; Testimony Before the House Committee on Science; Washington, DC
--07/09/02  The U.S.-Australia Climate Action Partnership Moves Forward
--05/14/02  Evolving U.S. Policy on Climate Change; Harlan L. Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative; Remarks at the Wilton Park Conference 663 - Climate Change: What Can Be Done?; Steyning, West Sussex, United Kingdom
--05/06/02  Federal Register Department of Energy Notice of Inquiry and Request for Comment on Voluntary Reporting of Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Reductions, and Carbon Sequestration
--05/06/02  U.S.-India Joint Statement on Climate Change: Statement on the Visit of Mr. Harlan Watson, U.S. Climate Change Negotiator and Special Representative
--04/23/02  High-Level Meeting on Climate Change Between The United States and The European Union
--04/05/02  Second Meeting of the U.S.-Japan High-Level Consultations on Climate Change
--04/02/02  U.S. Announces Nomination of Dr. Susan Solomon as Co-Chair of UN Climate Change Panel Working Group and Support of Dr. Rajendra K. Pachauri of India as Panel Chairman
--03/07/02  Climate Coordination Announced Between the United States and Canada
--03/01/02  U.S.-Japan High-Level Consultations Working Groups; Dr. Harlan L. Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative; Remarks to Japanese Journalists at the U. S. Embassy in Japan; Tokyo, Japan
--02/28/02  Joint Statement of the U.S.-Japan High-Level Consultations on Climate Change
--02/27/02  Climate Action Partnership Announced Between Australia and the United States
--01/23/02  U.S.-Italy Bilateral "Joint Climate Change Research Meeting"

2001
--11/29/01  U.S. Position on Climate Change; Dr. Harlan L. Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative; Remarks to to the Fundacisn Gas Natural and Spain's Ministry of Environment International Seminar on Climate Change: International Agreements and Mitigation Alternatives; Madrid, Spain
--11/09/01  Closing Statement to the Seventh Session of the Conference of Parties (COP-7) ; Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary of State for Global Affairs; Closing Statement to the Seventh Session of the Conference of Parties (COP-7) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; Marrakech, Morocco
--11/07/01  Seventh Session of the Conference of Parties (COP-7) ; Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary of State for Global Affairs; Remarks to the Seventh Session of the Conference of Parties (COP-7) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change; Marrakech, Morocco
--11/02/01  Seventh Session of the Conference of Parties (COP-7) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change ; Harlan L. Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative, and Head of the U.S. Delegation; Remarks to the Seventh Session of the Conference of Parties (COP-7) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change ; Marrakech, Morocco
--10/26/01  Climate Change Negotiations
--10/02/01  Remarks to The Royal Institute of International Affairs Conference; Dr. Harlan L. Watson, Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative, U.S. Department of State; Remarks to The Royal Institute of International Affairs Conference on "Delivering Kyoto: Can Europe Do It? Political, Industrial and Environmental Dimensions"; Chatham House, London, United Kingdom
--07/23/01  Global Conference on Climate Change (COP-6); Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary of State for Global Affairs; Remarks to Resumed Sixth Conference of Parties (COP-6) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; Bonn, Germany
--07/19/01  Statement on Global Climate Change; Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary of State for Global Affairs; Statement to the Resumed Session of the Sixth Conference of the Parties (COP-6) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; Bonn, Germany
--07/19/01  White House Press Statement: U.S.-Italy Pledge Joint Research on Climate Change
--07/13/01  Action on Climate Change Review Initiatives; President Bush; Announcement of Climate Change Review Initiatives; The White House, Washington, DC
--07/13/01  Statement on Climate Change, President Bush, July 13, 2001; President Bush; Washington, DC
--07/10/01  U.S. Delegation to Climate Change Negotiations
--06/11/01  Remarks by President Bush on Global Climate Change; President Bush; The White House Rose Garden; Washington, DC
--  White House Climate Change Review -- Interim Report, June 11, 2001  [103 Kb]

  
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