National Communication submissions from Non-Annex I Parties

Non-Annex I Parties are required to submit their first NC within three years of entering the Convention, and every four years thereafter. The NCs shall be prepared in accordance with the guidelines contained in decision 2/CP.17(decision 2/CP17).

From 2017, the NCs shall be submitted using the National Reports Submission Portal (NRSP). Questions relating to the use of the submission portal should be addressed to reporting-nai@unfccc.int

Recent submissions*

NC cycle

Total

Party

NC1

151

Andorra, 2 August 2017
Palestine, 11 November 2016
Brunei Darussalam, 23 August 2016

NC2

134

Tuvalu, 19 March 2018
Venezuela, 25 January 2018
Brunei Darussalam, 25 November 2017

NC3

48

Mongolia, 23 April 2018
Guinea-Bissau, 9 March 2018
Sierra Leone, 4 March 2018

NC4

4

United Arab Emirates, 7 May 2018
Republic of Moldova, 9 February 2018
Uruguay, 28 October 2016

NC5

1

Mexico, 6 December 2012

* Only the initial submissions of NCs are considered in this summary table.
Detailed information on resubmissions of NCs and submissions of any related document is available in the table below.

Status of NC submissions

Party

NC1

NC2

NC3

NC4

NC5

Afghanistan

NC1
12 Mar 2013

 

 

 

 

Albania

NC1
13 Sep 2002

NC2
23 Nov 2009

NC3
24 Oct 2016

 

 

Algeria

NC1
30 Apr 2001

GHG
Inventory

30 Apr 2001

NC2
25 Nov 2010

GHG
Inventory

25 Nov 2010

 

 

 

Andorra

Revised NC1
3 Apr 2018
(original submission date: 2 Aug 2017)

 

 

 

 

Angola

NC1
6 Feb 2012

 

 

 

 

Antigua and Barbuda

NC1
10 Sep 2001

NC2
29 Nov 2011

NC3
23 Sep 2016

 

 

Argentina

Revised NC1
11 March 1999
(original submission date: 25 Jul 1997)

NC2
7 Mar 2008

NC3
9 Dec 2015

 

 

Armenia

NC1
4 Nov 1998

Revised NC2
24 Nov 2011 (original submission date: 7 Sep 2010

NC3
22 Apr 2015

GHG Inventory
25 Nov 2014

 

 

Azerbaijan

NC1
23 May 2000

NC2
7 Jun 2011

NC3
25 May 2016

 

 

Bahamas

NC1
5 Nov 2001

NC2
20 Nov 2015

 

 

 

Bahrain

NC1
20 Apr 2005

NC2
15 Mar 2012


 

 

 

Bangladesh

NC1
12 Nov 2002

NC2
26 Dec 2012

 

 

 

Barbados

NC1
30 Oct 2001

 

 

 

 

Belize

NC1
16 Sep 2002

NC2
28 Oct 2011

NC3
27 Apr 2016

 

 

Benin

NC1
21 Oct 2002

NC2
23 Nov 2011

 

 

 

Bhutan

NC1
13 Nov 2000

NC2
28 Nov 2011

 

 

 

Bolivia

NC1
16 Nov 2000

NC2
2 Dec 2009

 

 

 

Bosnia and Herzegovina

NC1
26 May 2010

GHG Inventory
26 May 2010

NC2
11 Nov 2013

NC3
13 Jun 2017

 

 

Botswana

NC1
22 Oct 2001

NC2
08 Jan 2013

 

 

 

Brazil

NC1
10 Dec 2004

NC2
30 Nov 2010

NC3
20 Apr 2016

 

 

Brunei Darussalam

NC1
23 Aug 2016

NC2
25 Nov 2017

 

 

 

Burkina Faso

NC1
16 May 2002

GHG Inventory
16 May 2002

NC2
1 Apr 2015

 

 

 

Burundi

NC1
23 Nov 2001

NC2
28 June 2010

 

 

 

Cambodia

NC1
8 Oct 2002

NC2
13 Jan 2016

 

 

 

Cameroon

NC1
31 Jan 2005

NC2
11 Mar 2016

 

 

 

Cape Verde (Republic of)

NC1
13 Nov 2000

NC2
21 Oct 2011

 

 

 

Central African Republic

NC1 
(only hardcopy)
10 Jun 2003

NC2
5 Feb 2015

 

 

 

Chad

NC1
29 Oct 2001

NC2
4 Jun 2013

 

 

 

Chile

NC1
8 Feb 2000

NC2
24 Oct 2011

NC3
16 Nov 2016

 

 

China

NC1
10 Dec 2004

NC2
8 Nov 2012

 

 

 

Colombia

NC1
18 Dec 2001

NC2
7 Dec 2001

NC3
12 Sep 2017

 

 

Comoros

NC1
5 Apr 2003

NC2
24 Jun 2013

 

 

 

Congo

NC1
30 Oct 2001

NC2
27 Nov 2009

 

 

 

Cook Islands

NC1
30 Oct 1999

NC2
12 Apr 2012

 

 

 

Costa Rica

NC1
18 Nov 2000

NC2
7 Oct 2009

NC3
11 Dec 2014

 

 

Côte d'Ivoire

NC1
2 Feb 2001

NC2
26 Apr 2010

NC3
31 Dec 2017

 

 

Cuba

NC1
28 Sep 2001

GHG Inventory
28 Sep 2001

NC2
1 Oct 2015

 

 

 

Cyprus*

 

 

 

 

 

Democratic People's Republic of Korea

NC1
7 May 2004

NC2
15 Oct 2013

 

 

 

Democratic Republic of the Congo

NC1
21 Nov 2000

NC2
28 Nov 2009

NC3
21 Apr 2015

 

 

Djibouti

NC1
2 Jun 2002

GHG Inventory
2 Jun 2002

NC2
19 Feb 2014

 

 

 

Dominica

NC1
4 Dec 2001

NC2
20 Nov 2012

 

 

 

Dominican Republic

NC1
4 Jun 2003

NC2
17 Dec 2009

NC3
14 Nov 2017

 

 

Ecuador

NC1
15 Nov 2000

NC2
2 Apr 2012

NC3
5 Sep 2017

 

 

Egypt

NC1
19 Jul 1999

NC2
7 Jun 2010

NC3
8 Nov 2016

GHG inventory
8 Nov 2016

 

 

El Salvador

NC1
10 Apr 2000

NC2
11 Sep 2013

 

 

 

Equatorial Guinea

 

 

 

 

 

Eritrea

NC1
16 Sep 2002

NC2
10 Aug 2012

 

 

 

Eswatini

NC1
21 May 2002

NC2
31 Mar 2012

NC3
6 Oct 2016

   

Ethiopia

NC1
16 Oct 2001

NC2
11 May 2016

 

 

 

Fiji

NC1
18 May 2006

NC2
31 Jul 2014

 

 

 

Gabon

NC1
22 Dec 2004

NC2
8 Dec 2011

 

 

 

Gambia

NC1
6 Oct 2003

NC2
28 Jan 2013

 

 

 

Georgia

NC1
10 Aug 1999

NC2
2 Oct 2009

NC3
24 Feb 2016

 

 

Ghana

NC1
2 May 2001

GHG Inventory
2 May 2001

NC2
12 Oct 2011

GHG Inventory
12 Oct 2011

NC3
21 Jul 2015

GHG Inventory
21 Jul 2015

 

 

Grenada

NC1
21 Nov 2000

GHG Inventory
21 Nov 2000

 

 

 

 

Guatemala

NC1
1 Feb 2002

NC2
11 Jan 2016

GHG Inventory
1 Apr 2012

 

 

 

Guinea

NC1
28 Oct 2002

 

 

 

 

Guinea-Bissau

NC1
1 Dec 2005

NC2 
29 Oct 2011

NC3
9 Mar 2018

 

 

Guyana

NC1
16 May 2002

Addendum
16 May 2002

NC2
24 Sep 2012

 

 

 

Haiti

NC1
3 Jan 2002

NC2
7 Oct 2013

 

 

 

Honduras

NC1
15 Nov 2000

NC2
5 Apr 2012

 

 

 

India

NC1
22 Jun 2004

NC2
4 May 2012

 

 

 

Indonesia

NC1
27 Oct 1999

NC2
14 Jan 2011

Revised NC3
14 Feb 2018
(original submission date: 31 Jan 2018)

 

 

Iran (Islamic Republic of)

NC1
31 Mar 2003

NC2
23 Nov 2011

 

 

 

Iraq

Revised NC1
12 Aug 2017
(original submission:
5 Dec 2015)

 

 

 

 

Israel

NC1
18 Nov 2000

NC2
7 Dec 2010

GHG Inventory 
12 Nov 2012

GHG Inventory
11 Dec 2017

 

 

Jamaica

NC1
21 Nov 2000

NC2
2 Dec 2011

 

 

 

Jordan

NC1
6 Mar 1997

NC2
8 Dec 2009

NC3
2 Dec 2014

 

 

Kazakhstan

NC1
5 Nov 1998

NC2
4 Jun 2009

 

 

 

Kenya

NC1
22 Oct 2002

NC2
11 Dec 2015

 

 

 

Kiribati

NC1
30 Oct 1999

NC2
27 Jun 2013

 

 

 

Kuwait

NC1
30 Nov 2012

 

 

 

 

Kyrgyzstan

NC1
31 Mar 2003

NC2
1 Dec 2008

NC3
24 Jan 2017

 

 

Lao People's Democratic Republic

NC1
2 Nov 2000

NC2
24 Jun 2013

 

 

 

Lebanon

NC1
2 Nov 1999

 

NC3
17 Nov 2016

 

 

Lesotho

NC1
17 Apr 2000

NC2
20 Nov 2013

 

 

 

Liberia

NC1
28 Jun 2013

 

 

 

 

Libya

 

 

 

 

 

Madagascar

NC1
22 Feb 2004

NC2
7 Dec 2010

NC3
5 Nov 2017

 

 

Malawi

NC1
2 Dec 2003

NC2
9 May 2012

 

 

 

Malaysia

NC1
22 Aug 2000

NC2
14 Apr 2011

 

 

 

Maldives

NC1
5 Nov 2001

NC2
13 Oct 2016

 

 

 

Mali

NC1
13 Nov 2000

NC2
4 May 2012

 

 

 

Malta  3

NC1
16 Jun 2004

NC2
27 Jul 2010

 

 

 

Marshall Islands

NC1
24 Nov 2000

NC2
11 Dec 2015

 

 

 

Mauritania

NC1
30 Jul 2002

NC2
6 Dec 2008

NC3
27 Oct 2014

 

 

Mauritius

NC1
28 May 1999

NC2
9 Nov 2011

GHG Inventory
9 Nov 2011

NC3
20 Jan 2017

 

 

Mexico

NC1
9 Dec 1997

NC2
23 Jul 2001

NC3
11 Nov 2006

NC4
14 Dec 2009

NC5
6 Dec 2012

Micronesia (Federated States of)

NC1
4 Dec 1997

Addendum
30 Oct 1999

NC2
12 Nov 2015

 

 

 

Mongolia

NC1
1 Nov 2001

NC2
10 Dec 2010

NC3
23 Apr 2018

 

 

Montenegro

NC1
12 Oct 2010

NC2
28 May 2015

 

 

 

Morocco

NC1
1 Nov 2001

Addendum
1 Nov 2001

NC2
3 Nov 2010

NC3
7 May 2016

 

 

Mozambique

NC1
2 Jun 2006

 

 

 

 

Myanmar

NC1
26 Dec 2012

 

 

 

 

Namibia

NC1
7 Oct 2002

NC2
4 Oct 2011

NC3
2 Dec 2015

 

 

Nauru

NC1
30 Oct 1999

NC2
1 Apr 2015

 

 

 

Nepal

NC1
1 Sep 2004

NC2
4 Dec 2015

 

 

 

Nicaragua

NC1
25 Jul 2001

Addendum
25 Jul 2001

NC2
22 Jun 2011

 

 

 

Niger

NC1
13 Nov 2000

NC2
9 Dec 2009

NC3
4 Jan 2017

 

 

Nigeria

NC1
17 Nov 2003

NC2
27 Feb 2014

 

 

 

Niue

NC1
2 Oct 2001

NC2
17 Sep 2016

 

 

 

Oman (Sultanate of)

NC1
30 Oct 2013

 

 

 

 

Palestine

NC1
11 Nov 2016

Addendum
11 Nov 2016

 

 

 

 

Pakistan

NC1
15 Nov 2003

 

 

 

 

Palau

NC1
18 Jun 2003

 

 

 

 

Panama

NC1
20 Jul 2001

NC2
2 Mar 2012

 

 

 

Papua New Guinea

NC1
27 Feb 2002

Addendum
27 Feb 2002

NC2
15 Dec 2015

 

 

 

Paraguay

NC1
10 Apr 2002

NC2
8 Dec 2011

NC3
15 Sep 2017

 

 

Peru

NC1
21 Aug 2001

NC2
28 Sep 2010

NC3
23 Apr 2016

 

 

Philippines

NC1
19 May 2000

GHG Inventory
19 May 2000

NC2
29 Dec 2014

 

 

 

Qatar

NC1
20 Jun 2011

 

 

 

 

Republic of Korea

NC1
12 Feb 1998

NC2
1 Dec 2003

NC3
20 Mar 2012

 

 

Republic of Moldova

NC1
13 Nov 2000

NC2
27 Jan 2010

GHG Inventory
27 Jan 2010

NC3
20 Jan 2014

GHG Inventory
20 Jan 2014

NC4
9 Feb 2018

GHG Inventory
29 Dec 2017

 

Rwanda

NC1
6 Sep 2005

NC2
5 Jun 2012

 

 

 

Saint Kitts and Nevis

NC1
30 Nov 2001

NC2
11 Mar 2016

 

 

 

Saint Lucia

NC1
30 Nov 2001

NC2
19 Apr 2012

NC3
13 Sep 2017

GHG Inventory
13 Sep 2017

 

 

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

NC1
21 Nov 2000

NC2
29 Apr 2016

 

 

 

Samoa

NC1
30 Oct 1999

NC2
14 Jun 2010

GHG Inventory
14 Jun 2010

 

 

 

San Marino

NC1
24 Aug 2009

NC2
28 Jan 2013

 

 

 

Sao Tome and Principe

NC1
19 May 2005

Addendum
1 Dec 1997

NC2
3 Oct 2012

 

 

 

Saudi Arabia

NC1
29 Nov 2005

NC2
25 Oct 2011

NC3
22 Dec 2016

 

 

Senegal

NC1
1 Dec 1997

Addendum
1 Dec 1997

NC2
16 Sep 2010

NC3
8 Jan 2016

 

 

Serbia

NC1
29 Nov 2010

NC2
23 Oct 2017

 

 

 

Seychelles

NC1
15 Nov 2000

NC2
14 Apr 2013

 

 

 

Sierra Leone

NC1
8 Jan 2007

NC2
2 Dec 2012

NC3
4 Mar 2018

 

 

Singapore

NC1
21 Aug 2000

NC2
12 Nov 2010

NC3
8 Dec 2014

 

 

Solomon Islands

NC1
29 Sep 2004

NC2
14 Sep 2017

 

 

 

South Africa

NC1
11 Dec 2003

NC2
16 Nov 2011

 

 

 

South Sudan

 

 

 

 

 

Somalia

 

 

 

 

 

Sri Lanka

NC1
6 Nov 2000

NC2
16 Mar 2012

 

 

 

Sudan

NC1
7 June 2003

NC2
14 Nov 2013

 

 

 

Suriname

NC1
27 Mar 2006

NC2
15 Mar 2016

 

 

 

Syrian Arab Republic

NC1
29 Dec 2010

GHG Inventory
29 Dec 2010

 

 

 

 

Tajikistan

NC1
8 Oct 2002

Addendum
8 Oct 2002

NC2
31 Dec 2008

NC3
29 Dec 2014

 

 

Thailand

NC1
13 Nov 2000

GHG Inventory
13 Nov 2000

NC2
24 Mar 2011

 

 

 

The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

NC1
25 Mar 2003

GHG Inventory
25 Mar 2003

NC2
15 Jan 2009

NC3
3 Mar 2014

GHG Inventory
3 Mar 2014

 

 

Timor-Leste

NC1
11 Oct 2014

 

 

 

 

Togo

NC1
20 Dec 2001

NC2
15 Sep 2011

NC3
7 Nov 2015

 

 

Tonga

NC1
21 Jul 2005

NC2
2 May 2012

 

 

 

Trinidad and Tobago

NC1
30 Nov 2001

GHG Inventory
30 Nov 2001

NC2
7 Nov 2013

 

 

 

Tunisia

NC1
27 Oct 2001

NC2
14 Feb 2014

 

 

 

Turkmenistan

NC1
11 Nov 2000

Addendum
8 Nov 2006

GHG Inventory
11 Nov 2001

NC2
29 Nov 2010

NC3
5 Jan 2016

 

 

Tuvalu

NC1
30 Oct 1999

NC2
19 Mar 2018

 

 

 

Uganda

NC1
26 Oct 2002

NC2
2 Dec 2014

 

 

 

United Arab Emirates

NC1
2 Jan 2007

NC2
7 Apr 2010

NC3
21 Aug 2013

NC4
7 May 2018
(revised version in process)

 

United Republic of Tanzania

NC1
4 Jul 2003

NC2
9 Nov 2015

 

 

 

Uruguay

NC1
15 Oct 1997

NC2
11 May 2004

GHG Inventory
11 May 2004

NC3
18 Nov 2010

GHG Inventory
18 Nov 2010

revised NC4
7 Mar 2017
(original submission:
28 Oct 2016)


revised GHG Inventory
7 Mar 2017
(original submission date:
28 Oct 2016)

 

Uzbekistan

NC1
22 Oct 1999

NC2
3 Dec 2008

GHG Inventory
3 Dec 2008

NC3
21 Feb 2017

GHG Inventory
21 Feb 2017

 

 

Vanuatu

NC1
30 Oct 1999

NC2
30 Aug 2016

 

 

 

Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

NC1
13 Oct 2005

NC2
25 Jan 2018

 

 

 

Viet Nam

NC1
2 Dec 2003

NC2
7 Dec 2010

 

 

 

Yemen

NC1
29 Oct 2001

NC2
6 Jun 2013

 

 

 

Zambia

NC1
18 Aug 2004

NC2
16 Nov 2014

 

 

 

Zimbabwe

NC1
25 May 1998

NC2
31 Jan 2013

NC3
12 Jan 2017

 

 

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1.  In accordance with the COP decision 10/CP.17 and following the notification from the Depositary, as of 9 January 2013 Cyprus is considered to   be  an Annex I Party for the purposes of the Convention.
2.  In accordance with the COP conclusion (FCCC/CP/2001/13/Add.4, section V.C.) and following ratification by Kazakhstan of the Kyoto Protocol on 19 June 2009 and its entry into force on 17 September 2009, Kazakhstan is considered an Annex I Party for the purposes of the Protocol but remains to be a non-Annex I Party for the purposes of the Convention.
3.  In accordance with the COP decision 3/CP.15 and following the notification from the Depositary and Malta's entry into force on 26 October 2010, Malta is considered to be an Annex I Party for the purposes of the Convention.