Pa Ousman Jarju's blog posts

19 February 2016 |

Veteran climate negotiator and Gambian Minister Pa Ousman Jarju reflects on the Paris Agreement and the continued need for diplomacy and ambitious climate action. 

28 September 2014 |

The Gambia's Special Climate Envoy reflects on the Least Developed Countries (LDC) leadership at the UN Climate Summit.

4 June 2014 |

The Gambia's Special Climate Envoy identifies four themes for action on climate change in the UN negotiations and beyond. 

14 January 2014 |

Pa Ousman Jarju explains how diplomacy can overcome the distrust between rich and poor countries at the UN climate change negotiations.

3 November 2011 |

Millions of people around the world, including climate change negotiators, follow the domestic political scene in the US, and most of them have by now realized the current Administration’s predicament of facing an antagonistic Congress that will essentially block everything they try to do, domestically, and certainly internationally.