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Information on the election and membership of the bodies of the Convention and the Kyoto Protocol
In addition to the permanent subsidiary bodies established by Articles 9 and 10 of the Convention, the COP and the CMP have established, in accordance with Article 7, paragraph 2(i), of the UNFCCC and Article 13, paragraph 2(h), of the Kyoto Protocol, additional bodies to support the implementation of the Convention and the Kyoto Protocol.

Candidates to these bodies are nominated by the respective regional group or constituency, and are elected/appointed by the COP, CMP or subsidiary body in accordance with the relevant decisions.

Chairs and Coordinators

pdf-icon Contact information (73 kB) (dated 4 September 2017)

Information on the election to be held during the UN Climate Change Conferences from 6 to 17 November 2017 in Bonn, Germany

Deadline for nominations

pdf-icon Notification to Parties (241 kB) (dated 17 August 2017)

pdf-icon List of nominations received (106 kB)  (dated 22 May 2017)

Summaries of the consultations with the Chairs of Regional Groups and Coordinators of Constituencies, held during the Bonn Climate Change Conference from 8 to 18 May 2017

Membership information

pdf-icon Current membership charts (145 kB) (dated 19 September 2017)

pdf-icon Historical membership charts (1478 kB) (dated 29 August 2017)


Further information on elections
Summaries of consultations with Chairs and Coordinators of groups/constituencies available here

WIM Loss and Damage Executive Committee information available here

ADP Bureau arrangements available here
List of United Nations Regional Groups of Member States
For the list of United Nations Regional Groups of Member States see: United Nations Regional Groups of Member States.
Membership rules information

pdf-icon Information on membership rules of bodies under the Convention and Kyoto Protocol. (124 kB)

Promoting gender balance

pdf-icon Decision 23/CP.18 (752 kB)  Promoting gender balance and improving the participation of women in UNFCCC negotiations and in the representation of Parties in bodies established pursuant to the Convention or the Kyoto Protocol.

pdf-icon Decision 36/CP.7 (15 kB) Improving the participation of women in the representation of Parties in bodies established under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change or the Kyoto Protocol.