The International Climate Change Regime: A Guide to Rules, Institutions and Procedures

The International Climate Change Regime: A Guide to Rules, Institutions and Procedures

by Farhana Yamin, Joanna Depledge
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521840899

ISBN-13: 9780521840897

Pub. Date: 12/28/2004

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book presents a comprehensive, authoritative, and independent account of the rules, institutions and procedures governing the international climate change regime. Its detailed yet user-friendly description and analysis covers the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, the Kyoto Protocol, and all decisions taken by the Conference of the Parties up to 2003,…  See more details below

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This book presents a comprehensive, authoritative, and independent account of the rules, institutions and procedures governing the international climate change regime. Its detailed yet user-friendly description and analysis covers the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, the Kyoto Protocol, and all decisions taken by the Conference of the Parties up to 2003, including the landmark Marrakesh Accords.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521840897
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
12/28/2004
Pages:
730
Product dimensions:
6.85(w) x 9.72(h) x 1.57(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
1Introduction1
2Overview20
3Regime participants30
4Objective and principles60
5Mitigation commitments74
6Flexibility mechanisms136
7Research, systematic observation, education, training and public awareness197
8Adaptation213
9Impacts of response measures247
10Finance, technology and capacity-building264
11Reporting and review327
12Compliance378
13Institutions398
14The negotiation process431
15Scientific and technical input464
16Administering the regime487
17Linkages509
18Evolution of the regime544
19Conclusions : taking stock and moving forward560
App. IList of parties, their groups and key statistics574
App. IIAnnex I Party fact sheets : emissions, targets and projections for Annex I Parties and groupings584
App. IIITable of articles, issues and COP decisions643

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