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Title
Report on the third workshop to further the understanding of the diversity of nationally appropriate mitigation actions by developing country Parties, underlying assumptions and any support needed for implementation of these actions. Note by the chair of the workshop.

Corporate Author
UNFCCC. Ad hoc Working Group on Long-term Cooperative Action under the Convention (AWG-LCA)

Electronic version available
English
182 kB

Abstract
This report provides a summary of the third workshop to further the understanding of the diversity of nationally appropriate mitigation actions by developing country Parties, underlying assumptions, and any support needed for implementation of these actions. The workshop was held in Bonn, Germany, on 18 May 2012, during the first part of the fifteenth session of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Long-term Cooperative Action under the Convention. The workshop addressed, through presentations, subsequent question and answer sessions and general discussion, the following issues: the diversity of nationally appropriate mitigation actions (NAMAs); their underlying assumptions; methodologies, sectors and gases covered; the global warming potential value used; the support needed for NAMA implementation; and the estimated mitigation outcomes

Notes
Agenda item 3(b)(ii)
Nationally appropriate mitigation actions by developing country Parties in the context of sustainable development, supported and enabled by technology, financing and capacity-building, in a measurable, reportable and verifiable manner
This document is available in English only

Document code
FCCC/AWGLCA/2012/INF.2

Publisher
United Nations Office at Geneva
Place of Publication
Geneva (Switzerland)
Publication date
13/08/2012
Call number
Master copy

Meeting
Ad Hoc Working Group on Long-Term Cooperative Action under the Convention (AWGLCA), Fifteenth session (second part), 26 November - 7 December 2012, Doha, Qatar

Keywords
developing countries
gases
global warming potential
methodology
mitigation
support for implementation
support for implementation


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