Sixth compilation and synthesis of initial national communications from Parties not included in Annex I to the Convention. Note by the secretariat. Executive summary. Addendum. Research and systematic observation.
This document compiles and summarizes information on various research projects and systematic observation initiatives relating to climate change that are ongoing or under development by Parties not included in Annex I to the Convention. These activities increase Partiesâ understanding of the possible impacts of climate change and prepare Parties for developing sound climate change strategies. The document also describes the institutional setting in which national research is conducted and collaboration with international and regional bodies