Multilateral assessment process Switzerland

The first multilateral assessment (MA) of Switzerland took place at the Working Group Session (WGS) under the SBI 41 in Lima on 8 December 2014. The aim of this session was to assess Switzerland 's progress in implementation towards the achievement of emission reductions and removals related to its quantified economy-wide emission reduction targets.

The WGS was preceded by a three-month period of questions and answers in the lead-up to the SBI session in Lima when the MA took place.

Questions to Switzerland were submitted via the MA-Portal from 1 to 30 September 2014.

A compilation of questions to Switzerland was published on 1 October 2014 and was replaced with a full compilation of questions and answers (394 kB) on 29 November 2014.  Further observations (177 kB) were received from Switzerland.


The following documents are available:

Input to MA      

Party record

• First Biennial Report ( BR (7425 kB) ) and
technical review report (TRR)

• Sixth National Communication
( NC (7425 kB) ) and review report (IDR)

• National GHG inventory submission (NIR, CRF, KP LULUCF, SEF), and report (ARR)

Questions formulated and answers provided within the three months prior to the MA session, using the MA-Portal




• Complete set of questions and answers  o (394 kB)

• Any observation by Switzerland
( Any observation by Switzerland (177 kB) )

SBI summary report


Link to webcast of WGS I under the SBI