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Week 7 Answers

The Kyoto Protocol is part of which framework convention? - The UN Framework Convention on Climate Change

The aim of the UNFCCC is to limit what type of emissions? - Anthropogenic

The United States ratified the UNFCCC in 1992: True

The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) imposes binding emisssions targets on which countries? - Annex 1

Which of the following flexibility mechanisms are provided for in the Kyoto Protocol (choose all applicable answers): Joint Implementation, Emissions trading, Clean development mechanism (i.e. all answers were correct).

The United States ratified the Kyoto Protocol in 1997: False

The EU’s approach to climate change is based on what kind of emissions targets? - Mandatory

In which year was the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer signed? - 1987

The EU was responsible for what percentage of global emissions in 1990? - 24.2%

The Berlin Mandate led to which protocol? The Kyoto protocol