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Title
Views on methodological guidance for non-market-based approaches related to the implementation of the activities referred to in decision 1/CP.16, paragraph 70. Submissions from Parties and admitted observer organizations.

Corporate Author
UNFCCC. Secretariat
Bolivia
Brazil
Brunei Darussalam
Cambodia
China
Indonesia
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Malaysia
Myanmar
Philippines
Singapore
Thailand
Viet Nam
United States of America

Electronic version available
English
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Abstract
1. The Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA), at its thirty-eighth session, invited Parties and admitted observer organizations to submit to the secretariat, by 26 March 2014, their views on methodological guidance for non-market-based approaches. It requested the secretariat to compile the submissions into a miscellaneous document for consideration at SBSTA 40. 2. The secretariat has received six such submissions from Parties. In accordance with the procedure for miscellaneous documents, these submissions are attached and reproduced* in the language in which they were received and without formal editing. 3. In line with established practice, the three submissions received from non-governmental organizations have been posted on the UNFCCC website

Notes
Item 5 of the provisional agenda
Methodological guidance for activities relating to reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation and the role of conservation, sustainable management of forests and enhancement of forest carbon stocks in developing countries
This document is available in English only

Document code
FCCC/SBSTA/2014/MISC.3

Publisher
United Nations Office at Geneva
Place of Publication
Geneva (Switzerland)
Publication date
30/04/2014
Call number
Master copy

Meeting
Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA), Fortieth session, 4–15 June 2014, Bonn, Germany

Keywords
deforestation
emission reduction
forest degradation