Conference of the parties

28 March 1995 to 07 April 1995

The first UNFCCC Conference of the Parties took place from 28 March to 7 April 1995 in berlin, Germany. It voiced concerns about the adequacy of countries' abilities to meet commitments under the Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (BSTA) and the Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI). COP 1 agreed on "Activities Implemented Jointly", first joint measures in international climate action

18 July 1996

COP 2 took place in July 1996 in Geneva, Switzerland.[5] Its ministerial declaration was noted (but not adopted) on 18 July 1996, and reflected a United States position statement presented by Timothy Wirth, former Under Secretary for Global Affairs for the United States Department of State at that meeting, which:

  • Accepted the scientific findings on climate change proffered by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) in its second assessment (1995);
  • Rejected uniform "harmonized policies" in favor of flexibility;
  • Called for "legally binding mid-term targets".
26 May 2014

Conserve electricity: switch off lights, fans and other electronic appliances when not in use and encourage your friends and family members to do the same. Don't keep the water tap open when you are brushing your teeth. This will conserve water. Don...

26 May 2014

Study the different kinds of flowers, plants, trees in your garden. Try identifying the different parts of a tree and. Collect leaves, twigs and paste in a scrap book along with their names.

26 May 2014

Make posters and slogans for Earth Day Cut newspaper articles and photographs about environment-related issues and create your own scrap book. Try forming a timeline of important environmental events simultaneously. Watch an interesting cartoon show...

25 May 2014

Collect the samplings of seeds such as pulses, sprouts, from household. Place these seeds in an open air container. Place a moist surface of cotton underneath and sprinkle some water on top of it. Water these seeds regularly. Place it in a place...