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Common Requirements
Climate Change

UN Framework Convention on Climate Change

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Requirements Climate Change Biodiversity Desertification
National inventories Article 4(b)
National and regional action plans Article 4(b) Strategies, Article 6(a),(b) Article 9,10
Identification and monitoring Article 8 Article 16
Develop protected areas Article 8
Legislation Preamble Article 8(k) Article 5(e)
Research Article 5 Article 12(b) Article 17,19(b)
Public education Article 6 Article 13 Article 5(d),19,6
Environmental Impact Assessment Article 4 (i)(d) Article
Clearinghouse for technical information CC:INFO Article 18 Article 18
Public participation Article 6 (i)(a)(iii) Article 9 Article 19(4)
Conference of Parties (COP) and reviews Article 7
Exchange information Article 7 Article 17 Article 16
Training Article 6 Article 12(a) Article 19
Reports Article 12 Article 26
Data collection Article 16
Examine obligations and assess implementation Article 7 (e) Article 23
Report steps to COP Article 12 Article 26 Article 26