Report of the Conference of the Parties on its fourth session, held at Buenos Aires from 2 to 14 November 1998. Addendum. Part two: Action taken by the Conference of the Parties at its fourth session.

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FCCC/CP/1998/16/Add.1

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Addendum

Abstract

PART TWO: ACTION TAKEN BY THE CONFERENCE OF THE PARTIES AT ITS FOURTH SESSION

Contents:

I. Decisions adopted by the Conference of the Parties

Decision 1/CP.4: The Buenos Aires Plan of Action
Decision 2/CP.4: Additional guidance to the operating entity of the financial mechanism
Decision 3/CP.4: Review of the financial mechanism
Decision 4/CP.4: Development and transfer of technologies
Decision 5/CP.4: Implementation of Article 4.8 and 4.9 of the Convention (decision 3/CP.3 and Articles 2.3 and 3.14 of the Kyoto Protocol)
Decision 6/CP.4: Activities implemented jointly under the pilot phase
Decision 7/CP.4: Work programme on mechanisms of the Kyoto Protocol
Decision 8/CP.4: Preparations for the first session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol: matters related to decision 1/CP.3, paragraph 6
Decision 9/CP.4: Land-use, land-use change and forestry
Decision 10/CP.4: Multilateral consultative process
Decision 11/CP.4: National communications from Parties included in Annex I to the Convention
Decision 12/CP.4: Initial national communications from Parties not included in Annex I to the Convention
Decision 13/CP.4: Relationship between efforts to protect the stratospheric ozone layer and efforts to safeguard the global climate system: issues related to hydrofluorocarbons and perfluorocarbons
Decision 14/CP.4: Research and systematic observation
Decision 15/CP.4: Review of information and possible decisions under Article 4.2(f) of the Convention
Decision 16/CP.4: Impact of single projects on emissions in the commitment period
Decision 17/CP.4: Administrative and financial matters
Decision 18/CP.4: Attendance of intergovernmental and non-governmental organizations at contact groups
Decision 19/CP.4: Calendar of meetings of Convention bodies 2000 - 2001

II. Resolutions adopted by the Conference of the Parties

Resolution 1/CP.4: Solidarity with Central America
Resolution 2/CP.4: Expression of gratitude to the Government of the Republic of Argentina and to the City and people of Buenos Aires

III. Other action taken by the Conference of the Parties

1. Issues of mutual concern to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change and the Convention on Biological Diversity
2. Scientific and methodological aspects of the proposal by Brazil

Decisions

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1/CP.4
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The Buenos Aires Plan of Action
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2/CP.4
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Additional guidance to the operating entity of the financial mechanism
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3/CP.4
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Review of the financial mechanism
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4/CP.4
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Development and transfer of technologies
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5/CP.4
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Implementation of Article 4.8 and 4.9 of the Convention (decision 3/CP.3 and Articles 2.3 and 3.14 of the Kyoto Protocol)
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6/CP.4
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Activities implemented jointly under the pilot phase
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7/CP.4
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Work programme on mechanisms of the Kyoto Protocol
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8/CP.4
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Preparations for the first session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol: matters related to decision 1/CP.3, paragraph 6
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9/CP.4
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Land-use, land-use change and forestry
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10/CP.4
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Multilateral consultative process
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11/CP.4
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National communications from Parties included in Annex I to the Convention
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12/CP.4
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Initial national communications from Parties not included in Annex I to the Convention
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13/CP.4
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Relationship between efforts to protect the stratospheric ozone layer and efforts to safeguard the global climate system: issues related to hydrofluorocarbons and perfluorocarbons
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14/CP.4
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Research and systematic observation
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15/CP.4
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Review of information and possible decisions under Article 4.2(f) of the Convention
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16/CP.4
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Impact of single projects on emissions in the commitment period
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17/CP.4
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Administrative and financial matters
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18/CP.4
Title
Attendance of intergovernmental and non-governmental organizations at contact groups
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19/CP.4
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Calendar of meetings of Convention bodies 2000 - 2001
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1/CP.4
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(Resolution) Solidarity with Central America
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2/CP.4
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(Resolution) Expression of gratitude to the Government of the Republic of Argentina and to the City and people of Buenos Aires

Conference

Buenos Aires Climate Change Conference - November 1998

Session

COP 4

Document Type

Session and meeting reports

Keywords

conference reports
resolutions and decisions
financing
financial aspects
technology transfer
science and technology
financial mechanism
technology transfer
LULUCF
National communications (NC)
Annex I Parties
research and systematic observation
activities implemented jointly
multilateral consultative process

Corporate Author

UNFCCC. Conference of the Parties (COP)

Date of publication

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