Programme budget for the biennium

Save this PDF as:

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "Programme budget for the biennium"

Transcription

1 Decision -/CMP.11 Programme budget for the biennium The Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol, Recalling Article 13, paragraph 5, of the Kyoto Protocol, Also recalling decision -/CMP.11 1 on the methodology for the collection of international transaction log fees in the biennium , Taking note of decision -/CP.21, 2 in particular paragraph 1, Having considered the proposed programme budget for the biennium submitted by the Executive Secretary, 3 1. Endorses decision -/CP.21 4 on the programme budget for the biennium as it applies to the Kyoto Protocol; 5 2. Adopts the indicative scale of contributions for 2016 and 2017 contained in annex I, covering 28.8 per cent of the indicative contributions specified in table 1 of decision -/CP.21; 6 3. Invites all Parties to the Kyoto Protocol to note that contributions to the core budget are due on 1 January of each year in accordance with paragraph 8(b) of the financial procedures for the Conference of the Parties, its subsidiary bodies and the secretariat, 7 and to pay promptly and in full for each of the years 2016 and 2017 the contributions required to finance the approved expenditures set out in decision -/CP.21; 8 4. Takes note of the financing requirements for the clean development mechanism and joint implementation proposed by the Executive Board of the clean development mechanism and the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee, respectively; 9 1 Draft decision proposed for adoption under agenda item 15(b) of the Subsidiary Body for 2 Draft decision proposed for adoption under agenda item 15(b) of the Subsidiary Body for 3 FCCC/SBI/2015/3. 4 Draft decision proposed for adoption under agenda item 15(b) of the Subsidiary Body for 5 Recognizes that, in accordance with decision 13/CP.20, three operational approaches may be used for implementing the technical review of the greenhouse gas inventories of Parties included in Annex I to the Convention, namely desk reviews, centralized reviews and in-country reviews, assuming available resources, and recognizes that the secretariat may implement such reviews according to decision 13/CP.20 in , taking into account the programme budget and supplementary resources provided for under this decision. 6 Draft decision proposed for adoption under agenda item 15(b) of the Subsidiary Body for 7 Decision 15/CP.1, annex I, as revised by decision 23/CP Draft decision proposed for adoption under agenda item 15(b) of the Subsidiary Body for 9 FCCC/SBI/2015/3/Add.1.

2 5. Approves the budget for the international transaction log for the biennium , amounting to EUR 5,351,356 for the purposes specified in the proposed budget for the international transaction log; Decides to maintain the level of the working capital reserve at 8.3 per cent of the estimated expenditure for the Trust Fund for the International Transaction Log; 7. Adopts the fees for the international transaction log for the biennium as contained in annex II. 10 FCCC/SBI/2015/3/Add.3. 2

3 Annex I [English only] Indicative scale of contributions from Parties to the Kyoto Protocol for the biennium Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Antigua and Barbuda Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Bosnia and Herzegovina Botswana Brazil Brunei Darussalam Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cabo Verde Cambodia Cameroon Central African Republic Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Cook Islands Costa Rica Côte d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus

4 Czech Republic Democratic People s Republic of Korea Democratic Republic of the Congo Denmark Djibouti Dominica Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia European Union Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran (Islamic Republic of ) Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Lao People s Democratic Republic Latvia Lebanon

5 Lesotho Liberia Libya Liechtenstein Lithuania Luxembourg Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Marshall Islands Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia (Federated States of) Monaco Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nauru Nepal Netherlands New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria Niue Norway Oman Pakistan Palau Panama Papua New Guinea Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Republic of Korea Republic of Moldova Romania Russian Federation Rwanda Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Lucia

6 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Samoa San Marino Sao Tome and Principe Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Islands Somalia South Africa Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syrian Arab Republic Tajikistan Thailand The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Timor-Leste Togo Tonga Trinidad and Tobago Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Tuvalu Uganda Ukraine United Arab Emirates United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland United Republic of Tanzania Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe Total

7 Annex II [English only] Fees for the international transaction log for the biennium Fees for 2016 (EUR) Fees for 2017 (EUR) Scale of fees for a (per cent) Australia Austria Belgium Bulgaria Croatia Czech Republic Denmark Estonia European Union Finland France Germany Greece Hungary Iceland Ireland Italy Japan Latvia Liechtenstein Lithuania Luxembourg Monaco Netherlands New Zealand Norway Poland Portugal Romania Russian Federation Slovakia Slovenia Spain Sweden Switzerland Ukraine United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Total a As contained in decision -/CMP.11 (draft decision proposed for adoption under agenda item 15(b) of the Subsidiary Body for Implementation). 7

Country pairings for the second cycle of the Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption

Country pairings for the second cycle of the Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption Country pairings for the second cycle of the Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption In year 1, a total of 29 reviews will be conducted: Regional

More information

Country pairings for the second review cycle of the Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption

Country pairings for the second review cycle of the Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption Country pairings for the second review cycle of the Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption In the first year, a total of 29 reviews will be conducted.

More information

Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption: country pairings for the second review cycle

Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption: country pairings for the second review cycle Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption: country pairings for the second review cycle In the first year, a total of 29 reviews will be conducted.

More information

Country pairings for the first review cycle of the Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption

Country pairings for the first review cycle of the Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption Country pairings for the first review cycle of the Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption In the first year, a total of 27 reviews will be conducted.

More information

Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption: country pairings for the second review cycle

Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption: country pairings for the second review cycle Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption: country pairings for the second review cycle In the first year, a total of 29 reviews will be conducted.

More information

Country pairings for the first cycle of the Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption

Country pairings for the first cycle of the Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption Country pairings for the first cycle of the Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption YEAR 1 Group of African States Zambia Zimbabwe Italy Uganda Ghana

More information

Status of National Reports received for the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III)

Status of National Reports received for the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III) 1 Afghanistan In progress Established 2 Albania 3 Algeria In progress 4 Andorra 5 Angola Draft received Established 6 Antigua and Barbuda 7 Argentina In progress 8 Armenia Draft in progress Established

More information

TD/B/Inf.222. United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. Membership of UNCTAD and membership of the Trade and Development Board

TD/B/Inf.222. United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. Membership of UNCTAD and membership of the Trade and Development Board United Nations United Nations Conference on Trade and Development Distr.: General 9 August 2011 Original: English TD/B/Inf.222 Trade and Development Board Membership of UNCTAD and membership of the Trade

More information

2017 BWC Implementation Support Unit staff costs

2017 BWC Implementation Support Unit staff costs 2017 BWC Implementation Support Unit staff costs Estimated cost : $779,024.99 Umoja Internal Order No: 11602585 Percentage of UN Prorated % of Assessed A. States Parties 1 Afghanistan 0.006 0.006 47.04

More information

Contracting Parties to the Ramsar Convention

Contracting Parties to the Ramsar Convention Contracting Parties to the Ramsar Convention 14/12/2016 Number of Contracting Parties: 169 Country Entry into force Notes Albania 29.02.1996 Algeria 04.03.1984 Andorra 23.11.2012 Antigua and Barbuda 02.10.2005

More information

Regional Scores. African countries Press Freedom Ratings 2001

Regional Scores. African countries Press Freedom Ratings 2001 Regional Scores African countries Press Freedom 2001 Algeria Angola Benin Botswana Burkina Faso Burundi Cape Verde Cameroon Central African Republic Chad Comoros Congo (Brazzaville) Congo (Kinshasa) Cote

More information

Country pairings for the first review cycle of the Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption

Country pairings for the first review cycle of the Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption Country pairings for the first review cycle of the Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption In the first year, a total of 27 reviews will be conducted.

More information

Voluntary Scale of Contributions

Voluntary Scale of Contributions CFS Bureau and Advisory Group meeting Date: 3 May 2017 German Room, FAO, 09.30-12.30 and 14.00-16.00 Voluntary Scale of Contributions In the 9 March meeting on CFS sustainable funding, some members expressed

More information

CAC/COSP/IRG/2018/CRP.9

CAC/COSP/IRG/2018/CRP.9 29 August 2018 English only Implementation Review Group First resumed ninth session Vienna, 3 5 September 2018 Item 2 of the provisional agenda Review of the implementation of the United Nations Convention

More information

Overview of the status of UNCITRAL Conventions and Model Laws x = ratification, accession or enactment s = signature only

Overview of the status of UNCITRAL Conventions and Model Laws x = ratification, accession or enactment s = signature only = ratification, accession or enactment Echange and International Afghanistan Albania Algeria Andorra Angola Antigua and Barbuda Argentina Armenia s Australia s 3 Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh

More information

FREEDOM OF THE PRESS 2008

FREEDOM OF THE PRESS 2008 FREEDOM OF THE PRESS 2008 Table of Global Press Freedom Rankings 1 Finland 9 Free Iceland 9 Free 3 Denmark 10 Free Norway 10 Free 5 Belgium 11 Free Sweden 11 Free 7 Luxembourg 12 Free 8 Andorra 13 Free

More information

OFFICIAL NAMES OF THE UNITED NATIONS MEMBERSHIP

OFFICIAL NAMES OF THE UNITED NATIONS MEMBERSHIP OFFICIAL NAMES OF THE UNITED NATIONS MEMBERSHIP Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Republic of Albania People s Democratic Republic of Algeria Principality of Andorra Republic of Angola Antigua and Barbuda

More information

GLOBAL PRESS FREEDOM RANKINGS

GLOBAL PRESS FREEDOM RANKINGS GLOBAL PRESS FREEDOM RANKINGS 1 Finland 10 Free 2 Norway 11 Free Sweden 11 Free 4 Belgium 12 Free Iceland 12 Free Luxembourg 12 Free 7 Andorra 13 Free Denmark 13 Free Switzerland 13 Free 10 Liechtenstein

More information

A Practical Guide To Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT)

A Practical Guide To Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) A Practical Guide To Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) Summary of PCT System The PCT system is a patent filing system, not a patent granting system. There is no PCT patent. The PCT system provides for: an

More information

CENTRAL AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN

CENTRAL AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN CENTRAL AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN Antigua and Barbuda No Visa needed Visa needed Visa needed No Visa needed Bahamas No Visa needed Visa needed Visa needed No Visa needed Barbados No Visa needed Visa needed

More information

LIST OF CONTRACTING STATES AND OTHER SIGNATORIES OF THE CONVENTION (as of January 11, 2018)

LIST OF CONTRACTING STATES AND OTHER SIGNATORIES OF THE CONVENTION (as of January 11, 2018) ICSID/3 LIST OF CONTRACTING STATES AND OTHER SIGNATORIES OF THE CONVENTION (as of January 11, 2018) The 162 States listed below have signed the Convention on the Settlement of Investment Disputes between

More information

STATUS OF THE CONVENTION ON THE PROHIBITION OF THE DEVELOPMENT, PRODUCTION, STOCKPILING AND USE OF CHEMICAL WEAPONS AND ON THEIR DESTRUCTION

STATUS OF THE CONVENTION ON THE PROHIBITION OF THE DEVELOPMENT, PRODUCTION, STOCKPILING AND USE OF CHEMICAL WEAPONS AND ON THEIR DESTRUCTION OPCW Technical Secretariat S/6/97 4 August 1997 ENGLISH: Only STATUS OF THE CONVENTION ON THE PROHIBITION OF THE DEVELOPMENT, PRODUCTION, STOCKPILING AND USE OF CHEMICAL WEAPONS AND ON THEIR DESTRUCTION

More information

The requirements for the different countries may be found on the Bahamas official web page at:

The requirements for the different countries may be found on the Bahamas official web page at: Visa requirements Participants who require a visa to enter the Bahamas should apply for a visa at the nearest consulate or embassy of the Bahamas in their country. There are several Bahamas embassies and

More information

NOTE BY THE TECHNICAL SECRETARIAT STATUS OF PARTICIPATION IN THE CHEMICAL WEAPONS CONVENTION AS AT 17 OCTOBER 2015

NOTE BY THE TECHNICAL SECRETARIAT STATUS OF PARTICIPATION IN THE CHEMICAL WEAPONS CONVENTION AS AT 17 OCTOBER 2015 OPCW Technical Secretariat S/1315/2015 19 October 2015 ENGLISH only NOTE BY THE TECHNICAL SECRETARIAT STATUS OF PARTICIPATION IN THE CHEMICAL WEAPONS CONVENTION AS AT 17 OCTOBER 2015 SUMMARY Number of

More information

INCOME AND EXIT TO ARGENTINA

INCOME AND EXIT TO ARGENTINA 05/17/2017 INCOME AND EXIT TO ARGENTINA COUNTRIES ORDINARY PASSPORT (TURIST) OTHER PASSPORT (DIPLOMA/SERVICE) AFGHANISTAN Required Visa Required Visa ALBANIA Required Visa No Visa Required ALGERIA Required

More information

NOTE BY THE TECHNICAL SECRETARIAT STATUS OF PARTICIPATION IN THE CHEMICAL WEAPONS CONVENTION AS AT 14 MARCH SUMMARY

NOTE BY THE TECHNICAL SECRETARIAT STATUS OF PARTICIPATION IN THE CHEMICAL WEAPONS CONVENTION AS AT 14 MARCH SUMMARY OPCW Technical Secretariat NOTE BY THE TECHNICAL SECRETARIAT Office of the Legal Adviser S/409/2004 17 March 2004 ENGLISH only STATUS OF PARTICIPATION IN THE CHEMICAL WEAPONS CONVENTION AS AT 14 MARCH

More information

Proforma Cost for national UN Volunteers for UN Partner Agencies

Proforma Cost for national UN Volunteers for UN Partner Agencies Proforma Cost for national UN Volunteers for UN Partner Agencies - 2017 Country of Assignment National UN Volunteers (12 months) In US$ National UN Youth Volunteers (12 months) In US$ National University

More information

NOTE BY THE TECHNICAL SECRETARIAT STATUS OF PARTICIPATION IN THE CHEMICAL WEAPONS CONVENTION AS AT 25 MAY SUMMARY

NOTE BY THE TECHNICAL SECRETARIAT STATUS OF PARTICIPATION IN THE CHEMICAL WEAPONS CONVENTION AS AT 25 MAY SUMMARY OPCW Technical Secretariat NOTE BY THE TECHNICAL SECRETARIAT Office of the Legal Adviser S/427/2004 2 June 2004 ENGLISH only STATUS OF PARTICIPATION IN THE CHEMICAL WEAPONS CONVENTION AS AT 25 MAY 2004

More information

NOTE BY THE TECHNICAL SECRETARIAT STATUS OF PARTICIPATION IN THE CHEMICAL WEAPONS CONVENTION AS AT 16 JUNE 2018

NOTE BY THE TECHNICAL SECRETARIAT STATUS OF PARTICIPATION IN THE CHEMICAL WEAPONS CONVENTION AS AT 16 JUNE 2018 OPCW Technical Secretariat S/1638/2018 18 June 2018 ENGLISH only NOTE BY THE TECHNICAL SECRETARIAT STATUS OF PARTICIPATION IN THE CHEMICAL WEAPONS CONVENTION AS AT 16 JUNE 2018 SUMMARY Number of States

More information

Proforma Cost Overview for national UN Volunteers for UN Peace Operations (DPA/DPKO)

Proforma Cost Overview for national UN Volunteers for UN Peace Operations (DPA/DPKO) Proforma Cost Overview 2018-2019 for national UN for UN Peace Operations (DPA/DPKO) UN UN 1 Afghanistan 11,513 10,023 3,469 4,307 12,318 10,475 3,477 4,557 2 Albania (1)* 19,856 16,459 5,794 7,168 20,976

More information

A) List of third countries whose nationals must be in possession of visas when crossing the external borders. 1. States

A) List of third countries whose nationals must be in possession of visas when crossing the external borders. 1. States Lists of third countries whose nationals must be in possession of visas when crossing the external borders and of those whose nationals are exempt from that requirement A) List of third countries whose

More information

Proforma Cost for National UN Volunteers for UN Partner Agencies for National UN. months) Afghanistan 14,030 12,443 4,836

Proforma Cost for National UN Volunteers for UN Partner Agencies for National UN. months) Afghanistan 14,030 12,443 4,836 Proforma Cost for National UN Volunteers for UN Partner Agencies for 2018 Country of Assignment National UN Volunteers (12 months) National UN Youth Volunteers (12 months) National University Volunteers

More information

58 Kuwait 83. Macao (SAR China) Maldives. 59 Nauru Jamaica Botswana Bolivia 77. Qatar. 63 Bahrain 75. Namibia.

58 Kuwait 83. Macao (SAR China) Maldives. 59 Nauru Jamaica Botswana Bolivia 77. Qatar. 63 Bahrain 75. Namibia. Rank Passport Score 1 Germany 177 13 Estonia 165 36 Grenada 127 58 Kuwait 83 Morocco Equatorial Guinea 2 Singapore 176 14 Poland 163 Macao (SAR China) Maldives Zimbabwe Laos 3 Denmark 175 15 Monaco 162

More information

Thirty-seventh Session. Rome, 25 June - 2 July Third Report of the Credentials Committee

Thirty-seventh Session. Rome, 25 June - 2 July Third Report of the Credentials Committee July 2011 C 2011/LIM/26 Rev.1 E CONFERENCE Thirty-seventh Session Rome, 25 June - 2 July 2011 Third Report of the Credentials Committee 1. The Credentials Committee of the Thirty-seventh Session of the

More information

Copyright Act - Subsidiary Legislation CHAPTER 311 COPYRIGHT ACT. SUBSIDIARY LEGlSLA non. List o/subsidiary Legislation

Copyright Act - Subsidiary Legislation CHAPTER 311 COPYRIGHT ACT. SUBSIDIARY LEGlSLA non. List o/subsidiary Legislation Copyright Act - Subsidiary Legislation CAP. 311 CHAPTER 311 COPYRIGHT ACT SUBSIDIARY LEGlSLA non List o/subsidiary Legislation Page I. Copyright (Specified Countries) Order... 83 81 [Issue 1/2009] LAWS

More information

ANNEX IV: RATES APPLICABLE FOR UNIT

ANNEX IV: RATES APPLICABLE FOR UNIT ANNEX IV: RATES APPLICABLE FOR UNIT CONTRIBUTIONS KEY ACTION 2 STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS 1. Project management and implementation Contribution to the activities of the coordinating organisation: 500 EUR per

More information

Information note by the Secretariat [V O T E D] Additional co-sponsors of draft resolutions/decisions

Information note by the Secretariat [V O T E D] Additional co-sponsors of draft resolutions/decisions Information note by the Secretariat Additional co-sponsors of draft resolutions/decisions Draft resolution or decision L. 2 [102] The risk of nuclear proliferation in the Middle East (Egypt) L.6/Rev.1

More information

UNHCR, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

UNHCR, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees States Parties to the 1951 Convention relating to the Status of Refugees and the 1967 Protocol Date of entry into force: 22 April 1954 (Convention) 4 October 1967 (Protocol) As of 1 February 2004 Total

More information

ALLEGATO IV-RATES APPLICABLE FOR UNIT CONTRIBUTIONS

ALLEGATO IV-RATES APPLICABLE FOR UNIT CONTRIBUTIONS ALLEGATO IV-RATES APPLICABLE FOR UNIT CONTRIBUTIONS KEY ACTION 2 STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS 1. Project management and implementation Contribution to the activities of the coordinating organisation: 500 EUR

More information

KYOTO PROTOCOL STATUS OF RATIFICATION

KYOTO PROTOCOL STATUS OF RATIFICATION KYOTO PROTOCOL STATUS OF RATIFICATION Notes: R = Ratification At = Acceptance Ap = Approval Ac = Accession 1. ALBANIA ----- 01/04/05 (Ac) 30/06/05 2. ALGERIA ---- 16/02/05 (Ac) 17/05/05 3. ANTIGUA AND

More information

LIST OF CHINESE EMBASSIES OVERSEAS Extracted from Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People s Republic of China *

LIST OF CHINESE EMBASSIES OVERSEAS Extracted from Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People s Republic of China * ANNEX 1 LIST OF CHINESE EMBASSIES OVERSEAS Extracted from Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People s Republic of China * ASIA Chinese Embassy in Afghanistan Chinese Embassy in Bangladesh Chinese Embassy

More information

ANNEX IV: RATES APPLICABLE FOR UNIT CONTRIBUTIONS

ANNEX IV: RATES APPLICABLE FOR UNIT CONTRIBUTIONS ANNEX IV: RATES APPLICABLE FOR UNIT CONTRIBUTIONS KEY ACTION 2 STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS 1. Project management and implementation Contribution to the activities of the coordinating organisation: 500 EUR per

More information

Scale of assessments for the financial period

Scale of assessments for the financial period (^Ш ^^^ World Health Organization Organisation mondiale de la Santé FIFTIETH WORLD HEALTH ASSEMBLY Provisional agenda item 24.2 A50/13 1 April 1997 Scale of assessments for the financial period 1998-1999

More information

A) List of third countries whose nationals must be in possession of visas when crossing the external borders. 1. States

A) List of third countries whose nationals must be in possession of visas when crossing the external borders. 1. States Lists of third countries whose nationals must be in possession of visas when crossing the external borders and of those whose nationals are exempt from that requirement A) List of third countries whose

More information

Admission of NGOs to official partnership with UNESCO or of Foundations and other similar institutions to official relations with UNESCO

Admission of NGOs to official partnership with UNESCO or of Foundations and other similar institutions to official relations with UNESCO Admission of NGOs to official partnership with UNESCO or of Foundations and other similar institutions to official relations with UNESCO APPLICATION FORM ANY REQUEST FOR PARTNERSHIP MUST BE ADDRESSED IN

More information

PROTOCOL RELATING TO AN AMENDMENT TO THE CONVENTION ON INTERNATIONAL CIVIL AVIATION ARTICLE 45, SIGNED AT MONTREAL ON 14 JUNE parties.

PROTOCOL RELATING TO AN AMENDMENT TO THE CONVENTION ON INTERNATIONAL CIVIL AVIATION ARTICLE 45, SIGNED AT MONTREAL ON 14 JUNE parties. PROTOCOL RELATING TO AN AMENDMENT TO THE CONVENTION ON INTERNATIONAL CIVIL AVIATION ARTICLE 45, SIGNED AT MONTREAL ON 14 JUNE 1954 State Entry into force: The Protocol entered into force on 16 May 1958.

More information

Proposed Indicative Scale of Contributions for 2016 and 2017

Proposed Indicative Scale of Contributions for 2016 and 2017 October 2015 E Item 16 of the Provisional Agenda SIXTH SESSION OF THE GOVERNING BODY Rome, Italy, 5 9 October 2015 Proposed Indicative Scale of Contributions for 2016 and 2017 Note by the Secretary 1.

More information

Figure 1: Global participation in reporting military expenditures ( )

Figure 1: Global participation in reporting military expenditures ( ) Statistics update 2014 Reporting to the UN Report on Military Expenditures The General Assembly has expressed its conviction that a better flow of information on military capabilities would help to relieve

More information

PARTIES SERVING AS THE MEETING OF THE PARTIES TO THE CARTAGENA PROTOCOL ON BIOSAFETY Eighth meeting Agenda item 3

PARTIES SERVING AS THE MEETING OF THE PARTIES TO THE CARTAGENA PROTOCOL ON BIOSAFETY Eighth meeting Agenda item 3 CBD CONFERENCE OF THE PARTIES TO THE CONVENTION ON BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY Thirteenth meeting Agenda item 4 Cancun, Mexico, 4 17 December 2016 CONFERENCE OF THE PARTIES SERVING AS THE MEETING OF THE PARTIES

More information

CUSTOMS AND EXCISE ACT, AMENDMENT OF SCHEDULE NO. 2 (NO. 2/3/5)

CUSTOMS AND EXCISE ACT, AMENDMENT OF SCHEDULE NO. 2 (NO. 2/3/5) Government Gazette No. 41038 No. R.829 CUSTOMS AND EXCISE ACT, 1964. AMENDMENT OF SCHEDULE NO. 2 (NO. 2/3/5) Date: 2017-08-11 In terms of section 57 of the Customs and Excise Act, 1964, Part 3 of Schedule

More information

World Heritage UNITED NATIONS EDUCATIONAL, SCIENTIFIC AND CULTURAL ORGANIZATION

World Heritage UNITED NATIONS EDUCATIONAL, SCIENTIFIC AND CULTURAL ORGANIZATION World Heritage Distribution limited 4 GA WHC-03/4.GA/INF.9A Paris, 4 August 2003 Original : English/French UNITED NATIONS EDUCATIONAL, SCIENTIFIC AND CULTURAL ORGANIZATION FOURTEENTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF

More information

TABLE OF COUNTRIES WHOSE CITIZENS, HOLDERS OF ORDINARY PASSPORTS, REQUIRE/DO NOT REQUIRE VISAS TO ENTER BULGARIA

TABLE OF COUNTRIES WHOSE CITIZENS, HOLDERS OF ORDINARY PASSPORTS, REQUIRE/DO NOT REQUIRE VISAS TO ENTER BULGARIA TABLE OF COUNTRIES WHOSE CITIZENS, HOLDERS OF ORDINARY PASSPORTS, REQUIRE/DO NOT REQUIRE VISAS TO ENTER BULGARIA Last update: 03.06.2015 Country Visa is required Yes/No 1 Afghanistan Yes 2 Albania (3)

More information

Bahrain, Ecuador, Indonesia, Japan, Peru, Philippines, Republic of Korea, Serbia and Thailand.

Bahrain, Ecuador, Indonesia, Japan, Peru, Philippines, Republic of Korea, Serbia and Thailand. VOLUNTARY FUND FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW MECHANISM Field-based briefings to Member States in the preparation of their national report - 2011- Briefing for Somalia 15 17 February

More information

The Henley & Partners - Kochenov GENERAL RANKING

The Henley & Partners - Kochenov GENERAL RANKING The Henley & Partners - Kochenov GENERAL RANKING Nationalities of the World in Henley & Partners Kochenov Quality of Index 2 nd Edition Nationalities of the World in The QNI General Ranking 2015-2012-

More information

List of countries whose nationals are authorized to enter the Dominican Republic

List of countries whose nationals are authorized to enter the Dominican Republic Dominican Republic Ministry of Foreign Affairs In accordance with Law No. 875 regarding visas, foreign nationals visiting the Dominican Republic must have in their travel document a visa issued by one

More information

REPORT OF THE FOURTH SPECIAL SESSION OF THE CONFERENCE OF THE STATES PARTIES

REPORT OF THE FOURTH SPECIAL SESSION OF THE CONFERENCE OF THE STATES PARTIES OPCW Conference of the States Parties Fourth Special Session C-SS-4/3 26 and 27 June 2018 27 June 2018 Original: ENGLISH REPORT OF THE FOURTH SPECIAL SESSION OF THE CONFERENCE OF THE STATES PARTIES 1.

More information

Geographical grouping 1

Geographical grouping 1 ANNEX 2 Country groupings used in this review Geographical grouping 1 Continent Region Sub-region Countries and territories included in the review Africa Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana Burkina Faso,

More information

-Ms. Wilkins. AP Human Geography Summer Assignment

-Ms. Wilkins. AP Human Geography Summer Assignment AP Human Geography Summer Assignment Welcome to Advanced Placement Human Geography! I am so glad you have decided to take this course! Throughout the year, this course will introduce students to the systematic

More information

GENTING DREAM IMMIGRATION & VISA REQUIREMENTS FOR THAILAND, MYANMAR & INDONESIA

GENTING DREAM IMMIGRATION & VISA REQUIREMENTS FOR THAILAND, MYANMAR & INDONESIA GENTING DREAM IMMIGRATION & VISA REQUIREMENTS FOR THAILAND, MYANMAR & INDONESIA Thailand Visa on Arrival (VOA) Nationals of the following 18 countries may apply for a Thailand VOA. The applicable handling

More information

Geoterm and Symbol Definition Sentence. consumption. developed country. developing country. gross domestic product (GDP) per capita

Geoterm and Symbol Definition Sentence. consumption. developed country. developing country. gross domestic product (GDP) per capita G E O T E R M S Read Sections 1 and 2. Then create an illustrated dictionary of the Geoterms by completing these tasks: Create a symbol or an illustration to represent each term. Write a definition of

More information

UNITED NATIONS FINANCIAL PRESENTATION. UN Cash Position. 18 May 2007 (brought forward) Alicia Barcena Under Secretary-General for Management

UNITED NATIONS FINANCIAL PRESENTATION. UN Cash Position. 18 May 2007 (brought forward) Alicia Barcena Under Secretary-General for Management UNITED NATIONS FINANCIAL PRESENTATION UN Cash Position 18 May 2007 (brought forward) Alicia Barcena Under Secretary-General for Management Key Components as at 31 December (Actual) (US$ millions) 2005

More information

Good Sources of International News on the Internet are: ABC News-

Good Sources of International News on the Internet are: ABC News- Directions: AP Human Geography Summer Assignment Ms. Abruzzese Part I- You are required to find, read, and write a description of 5 current events pertaining to a country that demonstrate the IMPORTANCE

More information

Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works

Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works - 10 - Status October 13, 2017 Albania... March 6, 1994 Paris: March 6, 1994 Algeria... April 19, 1998 Paris: April 19, 1998 2,3 Andorra... June 2, 2004 Paris: June 2, 2004 Antigua and Barbuda... March

More information

Hundred and Thirty-eighth Session. Rome, March Scale of Contributions

Hundred and Thirty-eighth Session. Rome, March Scale of Contributions February 2011 E FINANCE COMMITTEE Hundred and Thirty-eighth Session Rome, 21 25 March 2011 Scale of Contributions 2012-13 Queries on the substantive content of this document may be addressed to: Mr Nicholas

More information

Per Capita Income Guidelines for Operational Purposes

Per Capita Income Guidelines for Operational Purposes Public Disclosure Authorized Public Disclosure Authorized Per Capita Income Guidelines for Operational Purposes May 23, 2018. The per capita Gross National Income (GNI) guidelines covering the Civil Works

More information

REGIONAL INTEGRATION IN THE AMERICAS: THE IMPACT OF THE GLOBAL ECONOMIC CRISIS

REGIONAL INTEGRATION IN THE AMERICAS: THE IMPACT OF THE GLOBAL ECONOMIC CRISIS REGIONAL INTEGRATION IN THE AMERICAS: THE IMPACT OF THE GLOBAL ECONOMIC CRISIS Conclusions, inter-regional comparisons, and the way forward Barbara Kotschwar, Peterson Institute for International Economics

More information

Mr. Lajčák... (Slovakia) In the absence of the President, Mr. Shava (Zimbabwe), Vice-President, took the Chair.

Mr. Lajčák... (Slovakia) In the absence of the President, Mr. Shava (Zimbabwe), Vice-President, took the Chair. United Nations General Assembly Seventy-second session A/72/PV.62 Official Records 62nd plenary meeting Monday, 4 December 2017, 3 p.m. New York President: Mr. Lajčák... (Slovakia) In the absence of the

More information

Evaluation questionnaire for MSCA fellows at the end of the fellowship

Evaluation questionnaire for MSCA fellows at the end of the fellowship Evaluation questionnaire for MSCA fellows at the end of the fellowship Fields marked with * are mandatory. 1 BASIC INFO 1.1 Grant Agreement Number * 1.2 Project acronym 1.3 If you have an ORCID number

More information

Illustration of Proposed Quota and Voting Shares--By Member 1/ (In percent)

Illustration of Proposed Quota and Voting Shares--By Member 1/ (In percent) Illustration of Quota and 1/ s 4/ Advanced economies 58.2 60.0 61.6 60.5 57.7 60.6 57.9 55.3 Major advanced economies (G7) 42.9 48.0 46.0 45.3 43.4 45.1 43.0 41.2 United States 17.0 21.6 17.4 17.7 17.4

More information

COMMISSION ON PHYTOSANITARY MEASURES

COMMISSION ON PHYTOSANITARY MEASURES February 2019 E COMMISSION ON PHYTOSANITARY MEASURES Fourteenth Session Rome, 1-5 April 2019 Status of ISPM 15 Symbol Agenda item 11.2 Prepared by the IPPC Secretariat I. Background 1. CPM-8 (2013) endorsed

More information

Life in the UK Test Pass Rates

Life in the UK Test Pass Rates Life in the UK Test Pass Rates To settle permanently in the United Kingdom (UK) or be granted British Citizenship most people have to pass the Life in the UK Test The current version of the Life in the

More information

First report of Committee B

First report of Committee B SEVENTIETH WORLD HEALTH ASSEMBLY (Draft) A70/71 26 May 2017 First report of Committee B (Draft) Committee B held its first and second meetings on 25 May 2017 under the chairmanship of Dr Molwyn Joseph

More information

Collective Intelligence Daudi Were, Project

Collective Intelligence Daudi Were, Project Collective Intelligence Daudi Were, Project Director, @mentalacrobatic Kenya GDP 2002-2007 Kenya General Election Day 2007 underreported unreported Elections UZABE - Nigerian General Election - 2015

More information

List of eligible countries/areas for the Diversity Visa 2018 Lottery

List of eligible countries/areas for the Diversity Visa 2018 Lottery AFRICA Algeria Angola Benin Botswana Burkina Faso Burundi Cameroon Cabo Verde Central African Republic Chad Comoros Congo Congo, Democratic Republic of the Cote D Ivoire (Ivory Coast) Djibouti Egypt* Equatorial

More information

Candidates to lower or single house of parliament, a Share of women in the parliament, 2009 (%) of parliament 2008 Country or area

Candidates to lower or single house of parliament, a Share of women in the parliament, 2009 (%) of parliament 2008 Country or area 218 Power and decision-making Whether in the parliament, 2009 Proportion elected ministers, Lower or Upper house Women Men Africa Algeria 8 3...... 11.. Angola 37...... 6.. Benin 11 10 5 7 22 5 b Botswana

More information

Diplomatic Conference to Conclude a Treaty to Facilitate Access to Published Works by Visually Impaired Persons and Persons with Print Disabilities

Diplomatic Conference to Conclude a Treaty to Facilitate Access to Published Works by Visually Impaired Persons and Persons with Print Disabilities E VIP/DC/7 ORIGINAL: ENGLISH DATE: JUNE 21, 2013 Diplomatic Conference to Conclude a Treaty to Facilitate Access to Published Works by Visually Impaired Persons and Persons with Print Disabilities Marrakech,

More information

Human Development Index and its components

Human Development Index and its components Index and its components 200 200 200 200 b 200 200 200 VERY HIGH HUMAN DEVELOPMENT Norway 0.938 8.0 2.6 7.3 58,80 2 0.954 2 Australia 0.937 8.9 2.0 20.5 38,692 0.989 3 New Zealand 0.907 80.6 2.5 9.7 25,438

More information

A Partial Solution. To the Fundamental Problem of Causal Inference

A Partial Solution. To the Fundamental Problem of Causal Inference A Partial Solution To the Fundamental Problem of Causal Inference Some of our most important questions are causal questions. 1,000 5,000 10,000 50,000 100,000 10 5 0 5 10 Level of Democracy ( 10 = Least

More information

Open Doors Foreign Scholars

Open Doors Foreign Scholars GENDER 2008-2009 Female 506 Male 946 PRIMARY FUNCTION 2008-2009 Teaching 133 Research 1223 Both 49 Other 47 Do Not Know VISA TYPE 2008-2009 J-1 Scholar 808 J-1 Other 31 H-1B 391 O-1 3 TN 16 All Others

More information

corruption perceptions index

corruption perceptions index corruption perceptions index 2017 Transparency International is a global movement with one vision: a world in which government, business, civil society and the daily lives of people are free of corruption.

More information

Entry requirements to Mexico for foreign visitors that may be asked upon entry by immigration officials

Entry requirements to Mexico for foreign visitors that may be asked upon entry by immigration officials VISAS AND REQUIREMENTS TO VISIT MEXICO FOR TEMPORARY ENTRY Participants must complete all formalities to visit Mexico and all foreign citizens should hold a valid passport. Please note that Mexico does

More information

Montessori Model United Nations - NYC Conference February Middle School Level COMMITTEES

Montessori Model United Nations - NYC Conference February Middle School Level COMMITTEES Montessori Model United Nations - NYC Conference February 018 Middle School Level COMMITTEES COUNTRIES Maximum Number of Delegates per Committee DISEC 1 DISEC ECOFIN 1 ECOFIN SOCHUM SPECPOL UNGA 5th LEGAL

More information

CONTENTS Page PART ONE. GOVERNMENT VIEWS AND POLICIES BOXES FIGURES

CONTENTS Page PART ONE. GOVERNMENT VIEWS AND POLICIES BOXES FIGURES CONTENTS PREFACE... iii CONTENTS... v DEFINITIONS OF POPULATION POLICY VARIABLES... xv DEFINITIONS OF POPULATION INDICATORS... xxiii DATA SOURCES FOR POPULATION INDICATORS... xxvii EXPLANATORY NOTES...

More information

Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 2012

Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 2012 Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 2012 Volume 1 of 4 ISBN: 978-1-62276-601-7 ISSN: 0250-7366 Copyright 201 International Monetary Fund International Monetary Fund, Publication

More information

Information note by the Secretariat

Information note by the Secretariat Information note by the Secretariat Additional co-sponsors of draft resolutions/decisions Draft resolution or decision L.1 [93] Establishment of a nuclear-weapon-free zone in the region of the Middle East

More information

Governing Body Geneva, November 2006 LILS FOR INFORMATION. Ratification and promotion of fundamental ILO Conventions

Governing Body Geneva, November 2006 LILS FOR INFORMATION. Ratification and promotion of fundamental ILO Conventions INTERNATIONAL LABOUR OFFICE GB.297/LILS/6 297th Session Governing Body Geneva, November 2006 Committee on Legal Issues and International Labour Standards LILS FOR INFORMATION SIXTH ITEM ON THE AGENDA Ratification

More information

corruption perceptions index

corruption perceptions index corruption perceptions index 2017 Transparency International is a global movement with one vision: a world in which government, business, civil society and the daily lives of people are free of corruption.

More information

COUNTRIES/AREAS BY REGION WHOSE NATIVES ARE ELIGIBLE FOR DV-2019

COUNTRIES/AREAS BY REGION WHOSE NATIVES ARE ELIGIBLE FOR DV-2019 COUNTRIES/AREAS BY REGION WHOSE NATIVES ARE ELIGIBLE FOR DV-2019 The list below shows the countries whose natives are eligible for DV-2019, grouped by geographic region. Dependent areas overseas are included

More information

CORRUPTION PERCEPTIONS INDEX 2012.

CORRUPTION PERCEPTIONS INDEX 2012. CORRUPTION PERCEPTIONS INDEX 2012. Transparency International is the global civil society organisation leading the fight against corruption. Through more than 90 chapters worldwide and an international

More information

Montessori Model United Nations - NYC Conference March 2018

Montessori Model United Nations - NYC Conference March 2018 Montessori Model United Nations - NYC Conference March 018 Middle School Level COMMITTEES COUNTRIES Maximum Number of Delegates per Committee DISEC 1 DISEC LEGAL SPECPOL SOCHUM ECOFIN 1 ECOFIN UNSC UNGA

More information

Augusta University 2019 Junior Model United Nations March 6, 2019 Augusta, Georgia 30904

Augusta University 2019 Junior Model United Nations March 6, 2019 Augusta, Georgia 30904 Augusta University 2019 Junior Model United Nations March 6, 2019 Augusta, Georgia 30904 This is Augusta University s Fifth Annual Junior Model United Nations (JMUN) conference. The conference will be

More information

Global Environment Facility

Global Environment Facility Global Environment Facility Council Meeting November 8-10, 2005 GEF/C.27/5/Rev.1 October 6, 2005 IMPLEMENTING THE GEF RESOURCE ALLOCATION FRAMEWORK Recommended Council Decision The Council, having reviewed

More information

Quality of Nationality Index

Quality of Nationality Index Henley & Partners Kochenov 3 rd Edition 2018 Quality of Index GENERAL RANKING Nationalities of the World in Henley & Partners Kochenov Quality of Index 3 rd Edition 2018 Nationalities of the World in 1

More information

Global Prevalence of Adult Overweight & Obesity by Region

Global Prevalence of Adult Overweight & Obesity by Region Country Year of Data Collection Global Prevalence of Adult Overweight & Obesity by Region National /Regional Survey Size Age Category % BMI 25-29.9 %BMI 30+ % BMI 25- %BMI 30+ 29.9 European Region Albania

More information

CORRUPTION PERCEPTIONS INDEX 2013.

CORRUPTION PERCEPTIONS INDEX 2013. CORRUPTION PERCEPTIONS INDEX 13. Transparency International is the global civil society organisation leading the fight against corruption. Through more than 90 chapters worldwide and an international secretariat

More information

CORRUPTION PERCEPTIONS INDEX 2013.

CORRUPTION PERCEPTIONS INDEX 2013. CORRUPTION PERCEPTIONS INDEX 13. Transparency International is the global civil society organisation leading the fight against corruption. Through more than 90 chapters worldwide and an international secretariat

More information

Table of country-specific HIV/AIDS estimates and data, end 2001

Table of country-specific HIV/AIDS estimates and data, end 2001 Report on the global HIV/AIDS epidemic 2002 Table of country-specific HIV/AIDS estimates and data, end 2001 Global surveillance of HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) is a joint effort

More information

North/ South America U.S.A. agreements. State Parties of. Eastern Europe. Kyrgyzstan. Cape Verde. Moldova Andorra Africa. Turkmenistan.

North/ South America U.S.A. agreements. State Parties of. Eastern Europe. Kyrgyzstan. Cape Verde. Moldova Andorra Africa. Turkmenistan. State Parties to the NPT and the Safeguard Agreements The NPT State Parties (189 countries) Countries and regions acceded to the Comprehensive Safeguard Agreements (134 countries) (as of April 2004) as

More information

2018 Social Progress Index

2018 Social Progress Index 2018 Social Progress Index The Social Progress Index Framework asks universally important questions 2 2018 Social Progress Index Framework 3 Our best index yet The Social Progress Index is an aggregate

More information

EU Internet Forum: Civil Society Empowerment Programme (CSEP) Registration

EU Internet Forum: Civil Society Empowerment Programme (CSEP) Registration EU Internet Forum: Civil Society Empowerment Programme (CSEP) Registration Fields marked with * are mandatory. * 1. Would you like to use this form to: Register for the Civil Society Empowerment Programme

More information