United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)


Objective:
To achieve the stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would prevent dangerous interferance with the climate system.

Adopted : 9th May 1992  
Ratification: 30th August 1994  
Entered into force: 30th August 1994

Government Obligation:
To regulate levels of greenhouse gas concentration in the atmosphere so as to avoid the occurence of climate change on a level that would impend sustainable economic development or compromise initiatives in food production.

Focal Point:
Mr. ……
Cabinet Secretary
Ministry of Environment and Foresty
 
Principal Secretary
Ministry of Environment and Forestry
 
Mr.
Director Climate Change
Ministry of Environment and Forestry

Projects/Initiatives:
 
System for Land –based Emissions Estimations in Kenya (SLEEK).
 
Low Emission Climate Ressilience Development Programme (LECRD). It is funded by USAID through UNDP.