ESA at COP 17 - Durban, South Africa

International delegates are convening in the city of Durban, South Africa from 28 November to 9 December for this year’s UN Climate Change Conference (COP 17).

International delegates convened in the city of Durban, South Africa from 28 November to 9 December 2011 for the UN Climate Change Conference (COP 17).

ESA representatives attended the talks to stress the importance of continuing climate observations from space.

During a side event, held along with the European Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC) and the South African Space Agency (SANSA), ESA discussed the Climate Change Initiative and the Sentinel satellite series.

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