UNFCCC Releases Updated Compilation of Developing Countries’ NAMAs

UNFCCC11 April 2013: The UNFCCC Secretariat released an updated compilation of all nationally appropriate mitigation action (NAMAs) that developing countries intend to implement (FCCC/SBI/2013/INF.12). It contains NAMA information communicated by 55 developing countries and a group of parties, as included in documents FCCC/AWGLCA/2011/INF.1 and FCCC/AWGLCA/2012/MISC.2 and Add.1, as well as those provided by Burkina Faso, Dominica, Gambia and Guinea, who had not previously communicated NAMAs.

The compilation was prepared upon request by the 18th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 18) to the UNFCCC, and comprise, inter alia, information on: NAMAs that developing countries intend to implement, related context, conditions and considerations associated; support required for their preparation and implementation; and underlying assumptions and methodologies, sectors and gases covered; and estimated mitigation outcomes. [Publication: Compilation of Information on NAMAs to be Implemented by Developing Country Parties]