Your location: Home > Essential Background > Library

Full library record


Title
Report on the fourth workshop on quantified economy-wide emission reduction targets by developed country Parties. 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
268 kB

Abstract
This report provides a summary of the fourth workshop on quantified economy-wide emission reduction targets by developed country Parties. The workshop was held in Bangkok, Thailand, on 2 September 2012, during the informal additional session of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Long-term Cooperative Action under the Convention. As part of the process of clarification of the targets, the workshop addressed the approaches to measure the progress towards achievement of the targets by developed country Parties, the ambition of pledges and related assumptions and conditions, and possible ways forward

Notes
Agenda item 3(b)(i)
Measurable, reportable and verifiable nationally appropriate mitigation commitments or actions, including quantified emission limitation and reduction objectives, by all developed country Parties, while ensuring the comparability of efforts among them, taking into account differences in their national circumstances
This document is available in English only

Document code
FCCC/AWGLCA/2012/INF.6

Publisher
United Nations Office at Geneva
Place of Publication
Geneva (Switzerland)
Publication date
02/11/2012
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
conferences
developed countries
emission reduction targets
measurement
policies and measures
QELROs
verification


Ready for some Climate Change News?

Visit the
NEWSROOM