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Initial reports under Article 7, paragraph 4, of the Kyoto Protocol and initial review reports

 

Submissions of initial reports (last updated 13 November 2008)

This page contains reports submitted by Annex I Parties that are also Parties to the Kyoto Protocol in accordance with its Article 7, paragraph 4.

According to decision 13/CMP.1, each Annex I Party with a commitment inscribed in Annex B to the Protocol shall facilitate the calculation of its assigned amount pursuant to Article 3, paragraphs 7 and 8, for the commitment period and demonstrate its capacity to account for its emissions and assigned amount. To this end, each Party shall submit a report containing all information required for this purpose, as defined in the annex to decision 13/CMP.1, prior to 1 January 2007 or one year after the entry into force of the Kyoto Protocol for that Party, whichever is later. ) The timely submission of the so-called "Initial Report" is an essential step for the Party in calculating its assigned amount under Article 3, paragraph 1, which is a precondition for the participation in the Kyoto Protocol mechanisms (emissions trading, joint implementation and clean developing mechanism).

The page also contains the results of the reviews of the initial reports under Article 8 of the Kyoto Protocol.

According to decision 22/CMP.1, the review of the initial reports submitted by Parties shall be initiated upon receipt of the reports. The review reports shall be forwarded expeditiously to the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties and the Compliance Committee.

Party

Initial report

GHG inventory submitted with, or referenced in, the Initial Report

National Inventory Report submitted with, or referenced in, the Initial Report

Report of the review of the Initial Report

Australia

pdf-icon Initial report (391 kB)
11 March 2008

Update
21 October 2008

Original

Revised

Original

Initial review report
16 January 2009

Austria

pdf-icon Initial report (899 kB)
5 December 2006

Original

Original

Initial review report
8 August 2007

Belarus

Initial report
pdf-icon English (191 kB)
pdf-icon Russian (210 kB)
31 October 2006

Update
 pdf-icon English (59 kB)
 pdf-icon Russian (228 kB)
30 December 2006

Original

Original

Belgium

Initial report
22 December 2006

Corrigendum
23 July 2007

Original

Revised

Original

Initial review report
12 December 2007

Bulgaria

Initial report
25 July 2007

Update
10 November 2008

Original

Revised

Original

 

Initial review report
08 May 2008

Canada

Initial report
(PDF) English (121 kB)
(PDF) French (168 kB)
15 March 2007

Original

Revised

Original

Revised

Initial review report
11 April 2008

Croatia*

pdf-icon Initial report (408 kB)
27 August 2008

pdf-icon Update (396 kB)
29 August 2008

Original

Revised

Original

Initial review report
26 August 2009

Czech Republic

(PDF) Initial report (351 kB)
24 October 2006

Original

Original

Initial review report
15 October 2007

Denmark

(PDF) Initial report (497 kB)
20 December 2006

Original
Denmark
Denmark and Greenland

Original
Updated Annex 6.1
Updated Annex 6.2

Initial review report
2 November 2007

Estonia

Initial report
15 December 2006

Update
5 September 2007

Original 

Revised

Original 

Revised

Initial review report
14 November 2007

European Community

pdf-icon Initial report (474 kB)
18 December 2006

Summary assigned amount report
(PDF) English (277 kB)
(PDF) French (286 kB)
18 December 2006

(PDF)Update (475 kB) 
2 February 2007

Original

Revised

Original

Revised

Initial review report
15 February 2008

Finland

Initial report
22 December 2006

Original

Revised

Original

Initial review report
28 November 2007

France

(PDF) Initial report (237 kB) (French)
21 December 2006

Original

Original

Initial review report
28 November 2007

Germany

(PDF) Initial report (693 kB)
27 December 2006

Update
13 July 2007

Original

Revised

Original

Initial review report
12 December 2007

Greece

Initial report
29 December 2006

pdf-icon Update (689 kB)
18 May 2007

Original

Original

Initial review report
28 December 2007

Hungary

pdf-icon Initial report (101 kB)
30 August 2006

(PDF) Update (100 kB) 
27 Sep 2006

Original

Revised

Original

Initial review report
29 August 2007

Iceland

Initial report
11 January 2007

Original

Revised

Original

Initial review report
10 January 2008

Ireland

Initial report
19 December 2006

Original

Original

Initial review report
24 September 07

Italy

(PDF) Initial report (234 kB)
19 December 2006

Original

Original
Addendum

Initial review report
10 December 2007

Japan

pdf-icon Initial report
(790 kB) 30 August 2006

(PDF) Update (660 kB) 
13 June 2007

Original

Original

Initial review report
8 August 2007

Latvia

(PDF) Initial report (244 kB)
29 December 2006

Original

Original

Initial review report
14 December 2007

Liechtenstein

(PDF) Initial report (1094 kB)
22 December 2006

pdf-icon Corrigendum (72 kB)
(19 September 2007)

Original

Original

Initial review report
13 December 2007

Lithuania

pdf-icon Initial report (133 kB)
22 December 2006

(PDF) Update (230 kB) 
2 August 2007

Original

Revised

Original

Initial review report
31 October 2007

Luxembourg

(PDF) Initial report
(649 kB) 29 December 2006

Original

 

Original

Revised

Initial review report
14 December 2007

Monaco*

Initial report (French)
7 May 2007

Original

Original

Initial review report

22 April 2008

Netherlands

(PDF) Initial report (384 kB)
21 December 2006

Original

Original

Initial review report
2 November 2007

New Zealand

(PDF) Initial report (190 kB)
31 August 2006

Original

Original

Initial review report
30 August 2007

Norway

Initial report
22 December 2006

Original

Original

Initial review report
15 October 2007

Poland

(PDF) Initial report (434 kB)
29 December 2006

Original

Revised

Original
1990-1996
1997-2001
2002-2004

Initial review report
14 December 2007

Portugal

(PDF) Initial report (449 kB)
28 December 2006

Original

Original

Initial review report
15 November 2007

Romania

(PDF) Initial report (752 kB)
18 May 2007

Original

Original

Initial review report
16 May 2008

Russian Federation

(PDF) Initial report (375 kB) (Russian)
20 February 2007

Update
29 August 2008

Original

Original

Initial review report
18 February 2008

Slovakia

pdf-icon Initial report (236 kB)
4 October 2006

Update 
24 May 2007

Original

Revised

Original

Initial review report
19 September 2007

Slovenia

Initial report
22 December 2006

Update
3 July 2007

Original

Revised

Original

Initial review report
15 November 2007

Spain

pdf-icon Initial report (1113 kB) (Spanish)
19 December 2006

 pdf-icon Update (1507 kB)  (Spanish)
8 June 2007

Original

Original

Initial review report
8 November 2007

Sweden

Initial report
19 December 2006

Original

Original

Initial review report
19 November 2007

Switzerland

(PDF) Initial report (236 kB)
10 November 2006

pdf-icon Update (202 kB)
20 December 2007

Original

Revised

Original
Supplement

Initial review report
17 August 2007

Ukraine

(PDF) Initial report (210 kB)
29 December 2006

Original

Original
pdf-icon English (2944 kB)
Russian

Initial review report
13 December 2007

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

(PDF) Initial report (644 kB)
11 December 2006

Original

Original

Initial review report
2 October 2007

* Croatia and Monaco became Parties to the Kyoto Protocol on 28 August 2007 and 28 May 2006 respectively.
Therefore, their initial report is due one year thereafter.


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