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    The Kyoto Protocol was created to reduce the amount of greenhouse gas emissions that are supposedly affecting Earth’s climate change. The protocol calls for a five percent reduction of emissions by 2012 from what they were in 1990. Canada was given a goal of six percent by 2012‚ and a seventeen percent reduction by 2020 (Kyoto and Beyond). The six traces of gas blamed for global warming only make up one percent of the Earth’s atmosphere. Is one percent really going to make a difference in

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    Kyoto Protocol In the world today there are talks about why and how the people of this planet are polluting the rivers‚ lakes‚ soil‚ and even air. With these talks countries are coming up with great ways to reduce this problem. They see the effects and they are happy and life goes on but there is another problem‚ the one the everyday people just can ’t solve with their own hands‚ that problem is the theory of global warming. During December of 1997‚ a meeting in Kyoto‚ Japan‚ started a huge

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    Kyoto Protocol What is it? The Kyoto Protocol is an international agreement linked to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change‚ which commits its Parties by setting internationally binding emission reduction targets. When was it first announced? The Kyoto Protocol was adopted in Kyoto‚ Japan‚ on 11 December 1997 and entered into force on 16 February 2005. The detailed rules for the implementation of the Protocol were adopted at COP 7 in Marrakesh‚ Morocco‚ in 2001‚ and are referred

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    Kyoto Protocol 1) Why did the Kyoto protocol take so long to be put into practice? The Kyoto protocol took so long due to the fact that some countries did not sign the “treaty” and other countries were getting more nervous because it isn’t that easy to sign the order of the Kyoto Protocol because that would lead to large economic changes for every country which signed. 2) What was the target for a reduction in greenhouse emissions? The target for the reduction in greenhouse emissions of greenhouse

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    What are the pros and cons of the Kyoto Protocol? Do you think it should be followed? Why‚ or why not? Nowadays scientists are focused on the problem of the environmental protection. Human activity has brought much harm to our planet. One of the most dangerous consequences is global warming caused by not thoughtful usage of natural recourses. The Earth is now greatly polluted by burning fossil fuels from big plants‚ emissions from gasoline by cars etc. More than that deforestation does not give

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    Pros and Cons of Kyoto Protocol Kyoto Protocol is an attempt of global community to encourage industrialized countries to lower on emissions of GHG (greenhouse gas) emissions was signed in 1997 and till date there are multiple debates going on whether or not it was a step to foster a global cooperation to address current environmental issues or just a governmental endeavor to take under control a free market spot. First‚ the protocol is seen as a starting point for effective collaboration

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    Management Program (IDMP) Assignment Kyoto Protocol The Kyoto Protocol to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) is an international treaty consisting of obligations on industrialized countries to reduce emissions of greenhouse gases(GHG). The main aim of this protocol is preventing dangerous anthropogenic humaninduced interference of the climate system. 191 countries world over are the members of this protocol. The Protocol was adopted by Parties in 1997‚ and entered

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  • Kyoto Protocol

    human race. In view of the dangers posed by global warming‚ a treaty known as the Kyoto Protocol has been designed to help lower emission of dangerous gases that are responsible for global warming and atmospheric deterioration. It is an amendment of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)‚ which was an original treaty on global warming. Kyoto Protocol: The Kyoto Protocol is a protocol to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC or FCCC)‚ aimed

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    Kyoto Protocol The Kyoto Protocol is an international agreement linked to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change that aims at reduction of Green House Gases (GHGs) and others like CFCs. The Kyoto Protocol was adopted in Kyoto‚ Japan‚ on 11 December 1997 and entered into force on 16 February 2005. Currently‚ there are 192 Parties (191 States and 1 regional economic integration organization) to the Kyoto Protocol to the UNFCCC. [pic] Participation in the Kyoto Protocol‚ where

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    Kyoto Protocol The Kyoto Protocol is an agreement signed in Kyoto‚ Japan that will reduce and stabilize the effect of greenhouse gasses on our environment. The protocol was adopted at the third session of the Conference parties in December 1997. With all the talk of global warming this protocol is doing its share to prevent harmful substances that are being released into our atmosphere. The agreement requires countries to cut emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gasses. The United

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