Thursday, 21 March 2019
02 Nov
SERHII KURYKIN PARTICIPATES IN THE 21ST CONFERENCE OF THE PARTIES TO THE UN FRAMEWORK CONVENTION ON CLIMATE CHANGE
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On November 30, 2015, the 21st Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change and 11th Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol were launched in Paris, France, and within their framework the meeting of the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice, the meeting of the Subsidiary Body for the Kyoto Protocol Implementation (SBI) and the meeting of the Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action would be held to develop further solutions on climate change.

Ukraine will make all-out efforts to take an active part in the work of СОР 21/СМР 11, in particular, the key issues for the country will cover preparation of text of the new global post-2020 climate agreement and adoption of decisions relating to the reporting rules and procedures for the second period under the Kyoto Protocol.

Within the efforts on consideration of issues on increase of ambitiousness of the countries relating to their post-2020 contributions into the climate change combatting, on September 30, 2015 Ukraine sent its Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (“INDC”) according to decisions of UNFCCC COP 1/CP.19 and 1/CP.20. INDCs are available in English on the dedicated UNFCCC INDC Submission Portal.

According to its INDC, Ukraine sets an ambitious, yet reasonable and fair target relating to GHG emissions, with expected emissions in 2030 not exceeding 60% of the GHG emissions in 1990.

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