Adrian Macey

New Zealand’s chief negotiator, Adrian Macey, outlines his country’s priorities for this conference. In particular, he is concerned over the possible costs of the changing legislation over forestry. He details New Zealand’s interest in the international carbon market and announces the launch of the new “Global Research Alliance” which will investigate what he says is the “untapped mitigation potential” from agriculture, especially notably livestock. Also see Adrian Macey speaking from Bonn in August and April 2009. And Rosalind Reeve, Forest Campaign Manager, Global Witness, speaking from Barcelona in 2009. And Agus Purnomo, Head of Secretariat, National Council on Climate Change, Indonesia, speaking from Barcelona in 2009