Kyoto Protocol; Climate Agreements; Emission Targets; Climate Mitigation | Centre for Science and Environment

Kyoto Protocol; Climate Agreements; Emission Targets; Climate Mitigation


The Protocol in dispute

December 6, 2010

The post-2012 emissions reduction commitments for Annex 1 countries under the Kyoto Protocol (KP) are presently going nowhere. Japan had fired the first salvo when in the opening plenary, it categorically stated its opposition to the second commitment period of KP. Now, countries like Australia, Canada, and some European nations have joined the chorus to disband KP.

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