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Framework Convention on Climate Change, 9th May 1992 (1771 UNTS 107), OXIO 415

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change [UNFCCC]; Conference of the Parties [COP]; Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change [IPCC]

From: Oxford Public International Law (http://opil.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2015. All Rights Reserved.date: 31 March 2020

Subject(s):
Sustainable development — Equitable principles — Climate change — Precautionary principle — Law of treaties
1. The governance structure established by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). 2. The hybrid nature of the UNFCCC: negotiating the distinction between so-called ‘framework’ treaties and international organizations. 3. The establishment of a governance structure for information sharing, cooperation on research, financial and technology transfer, decision-making, and institutions to support implementation.This headnote pertains to: United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, a treaty which is the constituent instrument of...
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