Party to the Convention: Yes
Party to the Protocol: Yes
UNFCCC Status: Annex I
2020 Reduction Target: 5%-25% (2000)
2050 Reduction Target: 60% (2000)
Fast-Start Pledge: $589M ($599M AUD)
National Communication: Fifth National Communication

New technology doubles scientists’ view of ocean-air interactions
Source: NASA Climate News New technology doubles scientists’ view of ocean-air interactions NASA scientists are hard at work trying to unlock mysteries of our planet’s ocean surface currents a... Read more
Springing back into the hunt for greenhouse gases
Source: NASA Climate News Springing back into the hunt for greenhouse gases April showers bring May … carbon dioxide? Ok, so that's not quite how the old adage goes, but for a team of researc... Read more
IMO Members Agree to Cut Emissions from International Shipping in Half by 2050
By IISD's SDG Knowledge Hub 13 April 2018: Members of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) have agreed to an initial strategy for the reduction of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from ships... Read more
APA Co-Chairs Detail Expectations for Bonn Climate Change Conference
By IISD's SDG Knowledge Hub 10 April 2018: The Co-Chairs of the UNFCCC Ad Hoc Working Group on the Paris Agreement (APA) have released a reflections note on the fourth part of the first session of ... Read more
Population and Development Commission Addresses Urbanization, Migration
By IISD's SDG Knowledge Hub 13 April 2018: The 51st session of the Commission on Population and Development considered ways to protect people on the move, address urban challenges and support the c... Read more