Sixteen more signatures needed. Photo: © Shutterstock – Roman Motizov

Doha Amandment must be ratified

The United Nations is encouraging governments to ratify as soon as they can the amendments relating to the second commitment period of the Kyoto Protocol, the international emissions reduction treaty. Ratification of the Doha Amendment to the Kyoto Protocol is a valuable part of the momentum for global climate action for the years leading up to 2020. As of 8 May 2019, 128 Parties have deposited their instrument of acceptance, 16 more countries have still to sign for the amendment to be ratified.


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