Understanding the Enhanced Transparency Framework
Empowering youth to achieve the goals of the Paris AgreementPDF
This leaflet provides young people with a general introduction to the Paris Agreement, the role of agricultural sectors in climate change and concrete actions youth can take to improve climate transparency.
Addendum to the Technical handbook for developing country Parties on preparing for implementation of the enhanced transparency framework under the ...PDF
This document is an addendum to the first edition of the technical handbook, developed by the Consultative Group of Experts (CGE) with the support of the UNFCCC secretariat, for developing country Parties on preparing for implementation of the enhanced transparency framework under the Paris...
Flexibility and capacity building towards enhanced transparency under the Paris AgreementPDF
This leaflet provides an overview of the Self-evaluation and holistic assessment of climate resilience of farmers and pastoralists (SHARP) tool and how it might be used to help countries fulfill their reporting requirements related to the Paris Agreement's Enhanced Transparency Framework. SHARP...
Handbook on institutional arrangements to support MRV/transparency of climate action and supportPDF
The handbook aims to help experts and practitioners on the ground improve their national institutional arrangements, which are instrumental to implementing the existing MRV arrangements under the Convention and the ETF under the Paris Agreement in a timely and sustainable manner.
Next steps under the Paris Agreement and the Katowice Climate PackagePDF
The document provides guidance to policymakers on Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) and the Enhanced Transparency Framework (ETF). It contains a brief overview on actions that prepare for the new transparency requirements and raise climate ambition under the Paris Agreement and the...
Understanding the Transparency GuidancePDF
At the climate change conference in Glasgow in November 2021, the ‘guidance for operationalizing the modalities, procedures and guidelines (MPGs) for the enhanced transparency framework (ETF)’ was adopted. This paper provides an overview of the contents of the guidance and its links to the MPGs....
Understanding the institutional arrangements for climate transparency reportingVideo
Measurement, reporting, and verification and the enhanced transparency framework are critical to achieving the objectives of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change and the Paris Agreement. This video introduces institutional arrangements in the context of climate transparency...
Establishing sustainable institutional arrangementsVideo
Measurement, reporting and verification and the enhanced transparency framework are critical to achieving the objectives of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change and the Paris Agreement. This video introduces how to set up intuitional arrangements for transparency reporting...
Meeting the enhanced transparency framework: what next for the LDCs?PDF
This briefing describes some of its key features and implementation challenges in the Least Developed Countries (LDCs) to meet the stricter standards of the enhanced transparency framework, exploring opportunities to reflect its ambition and priorities.
Implementing the Paris Agreement: LDC gaps and needs in greenhouse gas inventory reportingPDF
This paper analyses over 20 years of LDC reports to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change to understand their current capacity constraints and needs for greenhouse gas inventory reporting, which becomes mandatory under the ETF. It provides recommendations to build in-country...
Can developing countries meet the reporting requirements under the Paris Agreement?: insights from biennial update report (BUR) analysisPDF
The enhanced transparency framework (ETF) under Article 13 of the Paris Agreement (PA) builds on and enhances the existing transparency arrangements under the UN Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). The objective of this paper is to identify to what extent the existing reporting of greenhouse...
Preparing for implementation of the enhanced transparency framework under the Paris AgreementPDF
This is the first edition of the technical handbook, developed by the Consultative Group of Experts (CGE) with the support of the secretariat, for developing country Parties on preparing for the implementation of the enhanced transparency framework under the Paris Agreement.
The Enhanced Transparency Framework and the Modalities, Procedures and GuidelinesVideo
This presentation from Bernd Hackmann (UNFCCC Secreteriat) decribes the requirements for transparency under the ETF. The presentation was given during the PATPA Regional Group Asia Pre-Workshop event.
Methodologies and guidelines
Studies and reports
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|Collection Updated||June 2023|