Kyoto Protocol Track

Synonyms

AWG-KP

Definition

The Kyoto Protocoll is an international legally-binding agreement adopted at Kyoto in 1997 under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change to reduce the emissions of greenhouse gases.The Kyoto Track is an Agreement on a coordinated and clear two-year timetable and detailed work program for both the UNFCCC ('Convention track') and the Kyoto Protocol ('Kyoto track'), meant to lead to an agreement at the UN meetings in Copenhagen at the end of 2009.