Author Archives: Meryl Cohen

Meryl is a Manager with the Communities Initiative at Forest Trends where she focuses on strategies to conserve forests by supporting indigenous and local communities.

On the Road after Paris – Next Stop: Bonn/Fiji

This year’s climate talks may not be as glamorous or high-profile as the Conference of Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change that adopted the historic Paris Agreement two years ago, but the agenda for COP23 that starts Monday in Bonn is packed with key issues that need to be resolved to fully implement the Agreement.


Credit: Mettus /

Credit: Mettus /

It has been almost two years since countries adopted the historic Paris Agreement at the COP21 in …