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Title
Report on the fourth 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
242 kB

Abstract
This report provides a summary of the fourth 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 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. The workshop was composed of two moderated panel discussions. The first panel discussion addressed the following with regard to the nationally appropriate mitigation actions (NAMAs) of developing country Parties: their underlying assumptions and methodologies, the sectors and gases covered, the greenhouse gas potential values used and the estimated mitigation outcomes. The second panel discussion addressed issues related to the provision of support for the preparation and implementation of NAMAs

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.7

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
developing countries
gases
global warming potential
methodology
mitigation
support for implementation