Views on the issues referred to in decision 1/CP.18, paragraph 40. Submissions from Parties and admitted observer organizations.
Central African Republic
Democratic Republic of Congo
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Sao Tome and Principe
United States of America
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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 the issues referred to in decision 1/CP.18, paragraph 40. It requested the secretariat to compile the submissions into a miscellaneous document for consideration at SBSTA 40.
2. The secretariat has received 10 such submissions from Parties. In accordance with the procedure for miscellaneous documents, these submissions are attached and reproduced* in the languages in which they were received and without formal editing.
3. In line with established practice, the six submissions received from non-governmental organizations have been posted on the UNFCCC website.
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
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United Nations Office at Geneva
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Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA), Fortieth session, 4–15 June 2014, Bonn, Germany