Are world leaders mocking us?

Since 1995 they have had yearly COP meetings to discuss what to do to counter climate change.

The meetings have moved from one city to the next like the wagon train of a circus on its several-yearly tour.

  • 1995: COP 1, Berlin, Germany
  • 1996: COP 2, Geneva, Schwitzerland
  • 1997: COP 3, Kyoto, Japan
  • 1998: COP 4, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1999: COP 5, Bonn, Germany
  • 2000: COP 6, Haag, Netherlands
  • 2001: COP 6, Bonn, Germany
  • 2001: COP 7, Marrakech, Morocco
  • 2002: COP 8, New Delhi, India
  • 2003: COP 9, Milan, Italy
  • 2004: COP 10, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 2005: COP 11/CMP 1, Montreal, Canada
  • 2006: COP 12/CMP 2, Nairobi, Kenya
  • 2007: COP 13/CMP 3, Bali, Indonesia
  • 2008: COP 14/CMP 4, Poznań, Poland
  • 2009: COP 15/CMP 5, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 2010: COP 16/CMP 6, Cancún, Mexico
  • 2011: COP 17/CMP 7, Durban, Sout africa
  • 2012: COP 18/CMP 8, Doha, Qatar
  • 2013: COP 19/CMP 9, Warsawa, Poland
  • 2014: COP 20/CMP 10, Lima, Peru
  • 2015: COP 21/CMP 11, Paris, France
  • 2016: COP 22/CMP 12/CMA 1-1, Marrakech, Morocco
  • 2017: COP 23/CMP 13/CMA 1-2, Bonn, Germany
  • 2018: COP 24/CMP 14/CMA 1-3, Katowice, Poland
  • 2019: COP 25/CMP 15/CMA 2, Santiago, Argentina
  • 2020: Same procedure as last year, James

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