Compliance under the Kyoto Protocol

What is new?

21st Meeting of the Facilitative Branch (29 - 30 August 2018)

32nd Meeting of the Enforcement Branch (29 - 30 August 2018) 

20th Meeting of the Plenary (30 - 31 August 2018) 

Venue: United Nations Conference Centre, United Nations Building, Rajdamnern Nok Avenue, Bangkok 10200, Thailand

Accessibility to observers:

According to rule 9 of the Rules of Procedure of the Compliance Committee of the Kyoto Protocol “meetings of the plenary and the branches shall be held in public, unless the plenary or branch of its own accord or at the request of the Party concerned decides, for overriding reasons, that part or all of the meeting shall be held in private” and that “only members and alternate members of the Committee and secretariat officials may be present during the elaboration and adoption of a decision of a branch.” At its fourth meeting, the plenary of the Committee agreed (Report on the 4th meeting) to accommodate a limited number of observers in the room where the meeting of the plenary or the branches is being held and, in the event of space constraints, in an adjacent room that will have a live video feed of the parts of the meeting that are held in public.

Interested observers are asked to register using the forms provided. The registration forms for observers nominated by UNFCCC accredited organizations and other observers should be sent to the following e-mail address: compliance.committee@unfccc.int.  Lists of UNFCCC accredited organizations are available on the UNFCCC website. The deadline for registration as an observer is 21 August 2018, 5:00 p.m., Central European Time. Please note that only observers who register within the stipulated deadline will be allowed to have access to the venue. Observers are kindly asked to refer to the Guidelines for the participation of observers at meetings of the plenary and the branches of the Compliance Committee of the Kyoto Protocol.

In addition, parts of the meeting that are to be held in public will be recorded and broadcast on the Internet.

 

Informal information notes by the secretariat on questions of implementation considered by the enforcement branch

Questions of implementation

Greece

Informal information note

Question of implementation

Canada

Informal information note

Question of implementation

Croatia

Informal information note

Questions of implementation

Bulgaria

Informal information note

Question of implementation

Romania

Informal information note 

Question of implementation 

Ukraine 

Informal information note

Question of implementation 

Lithuania 

Informal information note 

Question of implementation

Slovakia 

Informal information note 

Question of implementation 

Ukraine 

Informal information note 

Question of implementation 

Monaco 

Informal information note

Question of implementation

 

General information concerning the Kyoto Protocol compliance mechanism

The Kyoto Protocol compliance mechanism

Introduction

Background

The Compliance system

Plenary

Enforcement branch

Facilitative branch