UNFCCC Roster of Experts contains information on experts, who are nominated by their respective Governments
through the National Focal Points of the Parties under the UNFCCC, to contribute to a number of processes
mandated by the COP, the CMP and the subsidiary bodies. These processes, among others, include the reviews of
annual submissions of greenhouse gas (GHG) inventories and supplementary information under the Kyoto Protocol
submitted by Annex I Parties, reviews of national communications and biennial reports submitted by Annex I
Parties and technical analysis under the international consultation and analysis (ICA) process of biennial
update reports (BURs) submitted by non-Annex I Parties.
addition, nominated experts to the UNFCCC roster of experts will contribute to the technical assessment
sessions, once a year, of proposed forest reference emission levels and/or forest reference levels for the
implementation of the activities referred to in decision 1/CP.16, paragraph 70 (REDD-plus), submitted on a
voluntary basis by developing country Parties. The assessment team of experts will compose of land use,
land-use change and forestry (LULUCF) experts.
able to implement activities mandated by the COP and/or the CMP and the subsidiary bodies, the secretariat
continuously invites Parties to the Convention:
nominate new experts to the UNFCCCC Roster of Experts,
regularly check, and, where necessary, update the information on experts
already nominated to the Roster of Experts,
remove experts from the Roster of Experts who are no longer available for
cooperation with the secretariat.
updates can be performed by National Focal Points and roster custodians designated by their respective
National Focal Points. For new nominations, the following three steps should be followed:
expert provides the National Focal Point or the Roster custodian with his/her relevant information (see
nomination form on the right).
National Focal Point or the roster custodian enters the information online into the UNFCCC Roster
National Focal Point or the Roster custodian sends the expert’s Curriculum Vitae by e mail
Nominate an expert/Update the
For questions, please contact Roster@unfccc.int