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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

36

China, 12 January 2017

Jamaica, 18 November 2016

Ecuador, 21 September 2016

BUR2

5

Brazil, 3 March 2017

Tunisia, 31 December 2016

Singapore, 16 December 2016

BUR3

0

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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

BUR1
(French)
19 Dec 2014



Angola




Antigua and Barbuda




Argentina

BUR1
(Spanish)
9 Dec 2015



Armenia

BUR1
29 April 2016

NIR1
1 March 2016



Azerbaijan

BUR1
31 March 2015



Bahamas


Bahrain




Bangladesh




Barbados




Belize




Benin




Bhutan




Bolivia




Bosnia and Herzegovina

BUR1
12 March 2015

BUR2
13 June 2017


Botswana




Brazil

BUR1
31 Dec 2014

BUR2
3 March 2017


Brunei Darussalam




Burkina Faso




Burundi




Cabo Verde
(Republic of)



Cambodia


Cameroon


Central African Republic


Chad


Chile

BUR1
(Spanish)
10 Dec 2014

Executive Summary
10 Dec 2014

NIR
(English/Spanish)
5 Feb 2015

BUR2
(Spanish) 
21 April 2017
original submission date:12 Nov 2016

BUR2
(English)
21 April 2017

 

NIR

(Spanish)
19 May 2017

 


China

BUR1
(English/Chinese)
12 Jan 2017



Colombia

BUR1
11 Dec 2015

Technical Annex on REDD plus

(Spanish)

26 February 2016



Comoros


Congo


Cook Islands


Costa Rica

BUR1
(Spanish)
9 Dec 2015

NIR
(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

BUR1
(Spanish)
21 Sep 2016



Egypt




El Salvador




Equatorial Guinea




Eritrea




Ethiopia




Fiji




Gabon




Gambia




Georgia

BUR1
18 July 2016


NIR
18 July 2016



Ghana

BUR1
21 July 2015


NIR
21 July 2015




Grenada




Guatemala




Guinea




Guinea-Bissau




Guyana




Haiti




Honduras




India

BUR1
22 Jan 2016



Indonesia

BUR1
18 March 2016



Iran
(Islamic Republic of)




Iraq


Israel

BUR1
18 March 2016



Jamaica

BUR1
18 Nov 2016

Erratum
21 April 2017



Jordan


Kazakhstan




Kenya


Kiribati




Kuwait




Kyrgyzstan




Lao People's Democratic Republic




Lebanon

BUR1
13 Oct 2015



Lesotho




Liberia


Libya


Madagascar


Malawi


Malaysia

BUR1
3 March 2016



Maldives




Mali


Marshall Islands




Mauritania

BUR1
(French)
14 March 2016


NIR
(French)
2 Sep 2016



Mauritius




Mexico

BUR1
(Spanish)
23 Oct 2015


Executive Summary
23 Oct 2015



Micronesia
(Federated States of)




Mongolia




Montenegro

BUR1
13 Jan 2016



Morocco

BUR1
(French)
7 May 2016



Mozambique




Myanmar




Namibia

BUR1
2 Dec 2014

NIR1
13 July 2016

BUR2
10 Nov 2016

NIR2
10 Nov 2016


Nauru




Nepal




Nicaragua




Niger




Nigeria




Niue




Oman
(Sultanate of)



Pakistan


Palau


Palestine
Panama


Papua New Guinea




Paraguay

BUR1
(Spanish)
30 Dec 2015



Peru

BUR1
(Spanish)
30 Dec 2014



Philippines




Qatar




Republic of Korea

BUR1
29 Dec 2014



Republic of Moldova

BUR1
5 April 2016


NIR
5 April 2016


Report of GHG System
5 April 2016




Rwanda




Saint Kitts and Nevis




Saint Lucia




Saint Vincent and the Grenadines




Samoa


San Marino


Sao Tome and Principe




Saudi Arabia




Senegal


Serbia

BUR1
(English/Serbian)
28 March 2016



Seychelles


Sierra Leone




Singapore

BUR1
8 Dec 2014

BUR2
16 Dec 2016


Solomon Islands




Somalia




South Africa

BUR1
17 Dec 2014


NIR
17 Dec 2014




South Sudan




Somalia


Sri Lanka




Sudan




Suriname




Swaziland




Syrian Arab Republic




Tajikistan




Thailand

BUR1
29 Dec 2015



The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

BUR1
26 Feb 2015



Timor-Leste




Togo


Tonga




Trinidad and Tobago




Tunisia

BUR1
(French)
31 Dec 2014

BUR2
(French)
31 Dec 2016


Turkmenistan




Tuvalu


Uganda


United Arab Emirates




United Republic of Tanzania




Uruguay

BUR1
(Spanish)
7 Dec 2015



Uzbekistan




Vanuatu




Venezuela
(Bolivarian Republic of)




Viet Nam

BUR1
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