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Submitted Biennial Update Reports (BURs) from Non-Annex I Parties
 

Non-Annex I Parties, consistent with their capabilities and the level of support provided for reporting, should submit their first BUR by December 2014, and every two years thereafter. The least developed country Parties and small island developing States may submit BURs at their own discretion. The BURs shall be prepared in accordance with the guidelines contained in decision 2/CP.17 (decision 2/CP17).

The BURs shall be submitted using the submission portal. Questions relating to the use of the submission portal should be addressed to reporting-nai@unfccc.int.

Overview of Biennial Update Report submissions

BUR cycle

Total

Most recent submissions*

BUR1

38

Togo, 27 September 2017

Mongolia, 06 August 2017

 

China, 12 January 2017

BUR2

9

Lebanon, 13 October 2017

Argentina, 22 August 2017

Andorra, 2 August 2017

BUR3

0

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* Only the initial submissions of Biennial Update Report are considered in this summary table. Detailed information on resubmissions of BUR and submissions of any related document is available in the table below.
 

 

Status of BUR submissions
(All reports are in English unless otherwise stated)

Party

First Biennial
Update Report

Second Biennial Update Report

Third Biennial
Update Report

Afghanistan


Albania


Algeria


Andorra

pdf-icon BUR1 (7116 kB)
(French)
19 Dec 2014

pdf-icon BUR2 (9780 kB)
(French)
2 Aug 2017


Angola




Antigua and Barbuda




Argentina

pdf-icon BUR1 (4013 kB)
(Spanish)
9 Dec 2015

pdf-icon BUR2 (14283 kB)
(Spanish)
22 Aug 2017

pdf-icon Annex to BUR2
(4140 kB) (Spanish)
22 Aug 2017


Armenia

pdf-icon BUR1 (1957 kB)
29 Apr 2016

pdf-icon NIR (4174 kB)
1 Mar 2016



Azerbaijan

pdf-icon BUR1 (2557 kB)
31 Mar 2015



Bahamas


Bahrain




Bangladesh




Barbados




Belize




Benin




Bhutan




Bolivia




Bosnia and Herzegovina

pdf-icon BUR1 (1509 kB)
12 Mar 2015

pdf-icon BUR2 (8309 kB)
13 Jun 2017


Botswana




Brazil

pdf-icon BUR1 (2625 kB)
31 Dec 2014

pdf-icon BUR2 (2217 kB)
3 Mar 2017


Brunei Darussalam




Burkina Faso




Burundi




Cabo Verde
(Republic of)



Cambodia


Cameroon


Central African Republic


Chad


Chile

pdf-icon BUR1  (16971 kB)
10 Dec 2014

pdf-icon BUR1 (17336 kB)
(Spanish)
10 Dec 2014

pdf-icon NIR (5915 kB)
5 Feb 2015

pdf-icon BUR2 (9850 kB)
21 Apr 2017

 

pdf-icon BUR2 (9533 kB)
(Spanish) 
21 Apr 2017
original submission date: 12 Nov 2016

NIR

(Spanish)
19 May 2017


China

pdf-icon BUR1 (5212 kB)
(English/Chinese)
12 Jan 2017



Colombia

pdf-icon BUR1 (12462 kB)
11 Dec 2015

pdf-icon Technical Annex on REDD plus (1043 kB)

(Spanish)

26 Feb 2016



Comoros


Congo


Cook Islands


Costa Rica

pdf-icon BUR1 (4321 kB)
(Spanish)
9 Dec 2015

pdf-icon NIR (3901 kB)
(Spanish)
9 Dec 2015



Côte d'Ivoire




Cuba


Cyprus



Democratic People's Republic of Korea




Democratic Republic of the Congo




Djibouti




Dominica




Dominican Republic




Ecuador

pdf-icon BUR1 (11307 kB)
(Spanish)
21 Sep 2016

 

NIR
(Spanish)
11 Jul 2017



Egypt




El Salvador




Equatorial Guinea




Eritrea




Ethiopia




Fiji




Gabon




Gambia




Georgia

pdf-icon BUR1 (3302 kB)
18 Jul 2016


pdf-icon NIR (3984 kB)
18 Jul 2016



Ghana

pdf-icon BUR1 (3718 kB)
21 Jul 2015


pdf-icon NIR (5378 kB)
21 Jul 2015




Grenada




Guatemala




Guinea




Guinea-Bissau




Guyana




Haiti




Honduras




India

pdf-icon BUR1 (11479 kB)
22 Jan 2016

pdf-icon Erratum (60 kB)
1 May 2016



Indonesia

pdf-icon BUR1 (14561 kB)
18 Mar 2016



Iran
(Islamic Republic of)




Iraq


Israel

pdf-icon BUR1 (572 kB)
18 Mar 2016



Jamaica

pdf-icon BUR1 (2772 kB)
18 Nov 2016

pdf-icon Erratum (318 kB)
21 Apr 2017



Jordan


Kazakhstan




Kenya


Kiribati




Kuwait




Kyrgyzstan




Lao People's Democratic Republic




Lebanon

pdf-icon BUR1 (1848 kB)
13 Oct 2015

pdf-icon BUR2 (3818 kB)
13 Oct 2017

Lesotho




Liberia


Libya


Madagascar


Malawi


Malaysia

pdf-icon BUR1 (2296 kB)
3 Mar 2016



Maldives




Mali


Marshall Islands




Mauritania

pdf-icon BUR1 (3502 kB)
(French)
14 Mar 2016


pdf-icon NIR (7635 kB)
(French)
2 Sep 2016



Mauritius




Mexico

pdf-icon BUR1 (5233 kB)
(Spanish)
23 Oct 2015


pdf-icon Executive Summary
(1304 kB) 23 Oct 2015



Micronesia
(Federated States of)




Mongolia

pdf-icon BUR1 and NIR1 (7347 kB)
30 Aug 2017
original submission date: 6 Aug 2017



Montenegro

pdf-icon BUR1 (2244 kB)
13 Jan 2016



Morocco

pdf-icon BUR1 (6495 kB)
(French)
7 May 2016



Mozambique




Myanmar




Namibia

pdf-icon BUR1 (1740 kB)
2 Dec 2014

pdf-icon NIR1 (5408 kB)
13 Jul 2016

pdf-icon BUR2 (3310 kB)
10 Nov 2016

pdf-icon NIR2 (2897 kB)
10 Nov 2016


Nauru




Nepal




Nicaragua




Niger




Nigeria




Niue




Oman
(Sultanate of)



Pakistan


Palau


Palestine
Panama


Papua New Guinea




Paraguay

pdf-icon BUR1 (3004 kB)
(Spanish)
30 Dec 2015



Peru

pdf-icon BUR1 (3141 kB)
(Spanish)
30 Dec 2014



Philippines




Qatar




Republic of Korea

pdf-icon BUR1 (7018 kB)
29 Dec 2014



Republic of Moldova

pdf-icon BUR1 (19330 kB)
5 Apr 2016


pdf-icon NIR (12723 kB)
5 Apr 2016


pdf-icon Report of GHG System (5070 kB)
5 Apr 2016




Rwanda




Saint Kitts and Nevis




Saint Lucia




Saint Vincent and the Grenadines




Samoa


San Marino


Sao Tome and Principe




Saudi Arabia




Senegal


Serbia

pdf-icon BUR1 (735 kB)
28 Mar 2016



Seychelles


Sierra Leone




Singapore

pdf-icon BUR1 (2941 kB)
8 Dec 2014

pdf-icon BUR2 (2742 kB)
16 Dec 2016


Solomon Islands




Somalia




South Africa

pdf-icon BUR1 (10007 kB)
17 Dec 2014


pdf-icon NIR (4470 kB)
17 Dec 2014




South Sudan




Somalia


Sri Lanka




Sudan




Suriname




Swaziland




Syrian Arab Republic




Tajikistan




Thailand

pdf-icon BUR1 (6536 kB)
29 Dec 2015



The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

pdf-icon BUR1 (5177 kB)
26 Feb 2015



Timor-Leste




Togo

BUR1
27 Sep 2017

 

pdf-icon NIR (4483 kB)
27 Sep 2017



Tonga




Trinidad and Tobago




Tunisia

pdf-icon BUR1 (2656 kB)
(French)
31 Dec 2014

pdf-icon BUR2 (6117 kB)
(French)
31 Dec 2016


Turkmenistan




Tuvalu


Uganda


United Arab Emirates




United Republic of Tanzania




Uruguay

pdf-icon BUR1
(Spanish)
7 Dec 2015



Uzbekistan




Vanuatu




Venezuela
(Bolivarian Republic of)




Viet Nam

pdf-icon BUR1 (19565 kB)
8 Dec 2014


Yemen




Zambia


Zimbabwe




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How to submit

BUR submission procedures

 
Useful links

Description of BURs

Summary reports on the technical analysis of BURs

Record of facilitative sharing of views

MRV developing countries

International Consultation and Analysis (ICA)

National Reports from non-Annex I Parties

GHG Data Interface

 
Further guidance

Guidelines and Manuals for the Preparation of non-Annex I National Reports and International Consultation and Analysis

Technical and Financial Support

Tools and Training Materials