Annex I

Annex I to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) sets out a list of developed country Parties and economies-in-transition Parties that commit themselves under Article 4 to achieve certain quantified emission limitation and reduction objectives.  If they have ratified the Kyoto Protocol, these Parties can authorise the participation of entities in CDM projects, but are not eligible to be host Parties.

The countries are:

Australia

Austria

Belarus

Belgium

Bulgaria

Canada

Croatia

Czech Republic

Denmark

European Economic Community

Estonia

Finland

France

Germany

Greece

Hungary

Iceland

Ireland

Italy

Japan

Latvia

Liechtenstein

Lithuania

Luxembourg

Monaco

Netherlands

New Zealand

Norway

Poland

Portugal

Romania

Russian Federation

Slovakia

Slovenia

Spain

Sweden

Switzerland

Turkey

Ukraine

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

United States of America

Related Topics

Kyoto Protocol

Marrakesh Accords

Conference of the Parties (COP)

Conference of the Parties serving as the Meeting of Parties (COP/MOP)

Clean Development Mechanism (CDM)