The Committee's report examines the issue of how to tackle climate change in an international context, in light of the fact that the UK will hold both the presidency of the EU and the chair of the G8 this year. Topics discussed include: the impact of global warming and emissions forecasts; the EU emissions trading system; the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the Kyoto Protocol; options for a post 2012 framework; and UK government objectives for 2005.We were actively involved in the development of both the Kyoto Protocol and EU emissions trading schemes and thus have ... partly because major developing countries considered that major developed countries, including the EU and Japan, anbsp;...
|Title||:||International Challenge of Climate|
|Author||:||Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. Environmental Audit Committee, Great Britain Parliament - Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee|
|Publisher||:||The Stationery Office - 2005-03-27|