United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

UNFCCC

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Type Other
Website unfccc.int
Wikipedia Wikipedia
Year founded 1992
Location Bonn Germany Germany
Functions Sets standards or regulations
Tags climate change
Summary With 197 Parties, the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) has near universal membership and is the parent treaty of the 1997 Kyoto Protocol. The Kyoto Protocol has been ratified by 192 of the UNFCCC Parties. The ultimate objective of both treaties is to stabilize greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that will prevent dangerous human interference with the climate system.


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UNFCCC · 1 November 2021

Mia Mottley, Prime Minister of Barbados, makes a powerful speech at the opening of the #COP26 World Leaders Summit of the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26), Glasgow, Scotland, UK. …


UNFCCC · 26 October 2021 English

This full version of the report synthesizes information from the 164 latest available Nationally Determined Contributions (of greenhouse gases GHGs) or NDCs, representing all 191 Parties to the Paris Agreement, …


UNFCCC · 26 October 2021 English

Developed countries remain steadfast in our continued commitment to meet the annual US$100 billion goal as soon as possible and through 2025. In this regard, developed countries, co-led by Canada’s …


UNFCCC · 1 January 2021

David Attenborough gives his speech at the opening of the world leaders summit at the UN Climate Change Conference 2021 (COP26), Glasgow, Scotland, UK. (7'45")


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