Multilateral Environmental Agreement Body

UNFCCC Publishes Parties' Views on the Common Tabular Format for Information Reporting [viewed]

19 September 2012: The UNFCCC Secretariat has released a miscellaneous document (FCCC/SBSTA/2012/MISC.11) containing parties' views on the reporting guidelines, particularly on the common tabular format (CTF) for electronic reporting of information.

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CDM Executive Board Adopts Procedure for Voluntary Cancelation of CERs [viewed]

13 September 2012: During its 69th meeting, the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) Executive Board considered matters relating to the CDM's governance and performance management, and, among other things, adopted its annual report to the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (COP/MOP), covering the period from 27 October 2011 to 13 September 2012.

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Inaugural Meeting of the Adaptation Committee Develops Activities for its Work Programme [viewed]

13 September 2012: The Adaptation Committee held its inaugural meeting in Bangkok, Thailand, from 7-10 September 2012, and developed activities for its three-year work programme. According to the UNFCCC Secretariat, the four-day meeting achieved a good sense of common purpose and greater clarity on the vision for the committee among its members. 

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UNFCCC Publishes Workshop Report on the Implementation of Article 6 [viewed]

20 September 2012: The UNFCCC Secretariat has published the workshop report on the implementation of the Convention's Article 6 (on education, training and public awareness) in the least developed countries (LDCs), which provides an overview of discussions and recommendations.

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UNFCCC Publishes Italy's GHG Inventory Review Report [viewed]

21 September 2012: The UNFCCC Secretariat has released the report of the centralized review of the 2011 annual submission of Italy (FCCC/ARR/2011/ITA), which highlights that total greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions decreased by 5.4% between 1990 and 2009.

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UNFCCC Publishes EU's GHG Inventory Review Report [viewed]

26 September 2012: The UNFCCC Secretariat has released the report of the centralized review of the 2011 annual submission of the EU (FCCC/ARR/2011/EU) that states that total greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions decreased by 13% between 1990 and 2009.

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UNFCCC Publishes Nepal's Views on the LDC Work Programme's Implementation [viewed]

22 September 2012: The UNFCCC Secretariat has published Nepal's submission on its experience with the implementation of the least developed countries (LDCs) work programme, including the updating and implementation of its national adaptation programme of action (NAPA) and in accessing funds from the LDC Fund (FCCC/SBI/2012/MISC.12). 

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UNFCCC Publishes the EU's Views on Implementing the Capacity-building Framework [viewed]

24 September 2012: The UNFCCC Secretariat has published a miscellaneous document on activities carried out to implement the framework for capacity building in developing countries under decision 2/CP.7 (FCCC/SBI/2012/MISC.9), which contains the EU's submission.

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UNFCCC, Rockefeller Foundation to Highlight Women's Role in Addressing Climate Challenges [viewed]

26 September 2012: The UNFCCC Secretariat has announced receipt of a grant from the Rockefeller Foundation to launch an initiative highlighting the role of women in responding to climate change, called “Momentum for Change: Women for Results.”

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IEA and UNFCCC to Collaborate to Improve Climate Data and Analysis [viewed]

26 September 2012: The International Energy Agency (IEA) and the Secretariat of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to reinforce mutual efforts to promote clean energy and combat climate change.

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