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Climate change is a global challenge that requires global solutions. Efforts like the Paris Agreement strengthen confidence that all countries are doing their share, helping each country do even more.

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Learning from the UNFCCC Transparency Experience: Perspectives of Parties and Expert Reviewers
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US can reach its Paris Agreement goal
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The Thomas O. Enders Memorial Lecture on U.S.-Canadian Relations
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Beyond Paris: From Agreement to Action on Climate Change
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Advancing toward phasing down HFCs
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Ten Myths About Intellectual Property Rights and the Montreal Protocol

This brief explores myths and facts about intellectual property rights as they are covered in the Montreal Protocol, an agreement to limit high global warming potential (GWP) gases.

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Action on HFCs heats up
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Approaches to Structuring a High Ambient Temperature Exemption

As parties to the Montreal Protocol consider an amendment to phase down hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), one critical concern is whether suitable alternatives for air-conditioning applications are available and adequately demonstrated for cooling capacity and energy efficiency under conditions of high ambient …

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What’s ahead for carbon markets after COP 21

The following was published in the February 2016 edition of Biores, a publication of the International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development.   The new climate deal includes several provisions relevant to market-based emissions reductions efforts. At a UN conference in Paris, France …

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The Paris Pledge: Can the U.S. Meet Its Climate Goals?