COP19: Jameel Mtoor on why Palestine has yet to ratify the UNFCCC
Jameel Mtoor , Palestinian Environmental Authority (PEA)
From Warsaw: COP19 UN Climate Change Conference 2013
COP19 (14/11/13) – Despite the lack of control over natural resources and low financial stability, he speaks of his nations’ wishes to implement and accomplish the objectives of the UNFCCC. He talks of his belief that environmental protection is not a personal duty but a common duty because climate change does not discriminate.
His delegation has attended four Conference of the Parties and he speaks of their desire to become like every other state in the convention and become able to accomplish their duties to the environment for this generation and future generations.