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Abbreviation - Abbreviation, Meaning
Abbreviation Meaning
AC Adaptation Committee
ADP Ad-hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action
AE Accredited Entity
AF Adaptation Fund
APA Ad Hoc Working Group on the Paris Agreement
AWG-LCA Ad Hoc Working Group on Long-term Cooperative Action under the Convention
CBDR Common but Differentiated Responsibilities
CDM Clean Development Mechanism
CER Certified Emission Reduction
CGE Consultative Group of Experts
CMA Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Paris Agreement
CMP Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol
COP Conference of the Parties
CTC Climate Technology Center
CTCN Climate Technology Center and Network
CTF Clean Technology Fund
CTI Climate Technology Initiative
CTN Climate Technology Network
DTU Technical University of Denmark
ETS Emission Trading Scheme
Excom Executive Committee
GCF Green Climate Fund
GEF Global Environment Facility
GGGI Global Green Growth Institute
IGES Institute for Global Environment Strategies
IMM International Market Mechanism
INDC Intended Nationally Determined Contributions
IPCC Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
IRENA International Renewable Energy Agency
ITMO Internationally Transferred Mitigation Outcomes
JCM Joint Crediting Mechanism
JI Joint Implementation
KMS Knowledge Management System
KP Kyoto Protocol
LDCF The Least Developed Countries Fund
LDCs The Least Developed Countries
LEG Least Developed Countries Expert Group
LULUCF Land Use, Land-Use Change and Forestry
MRV Measurement, Reporting and Verification
NAMA Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Action
NAP National Adaptation Plan
NAPA National Adaptation Programmes of Action
NC National Communications
NDA National Designated Authorities
NDC Nationally Determined Contribution
NDE National Designated Entities
NGO Non-Governmental Organization
NIMS National Inventory Management System
NIR National Inventory Report
PSP Poznan Strategy Programme
SB Subsidiary Body
SBI Subsidiary Body for Implementation
SBSTA Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice
SCCF Special Climate Change Fund
SCF Standing Committee of Finance
SDGs Sustainable Development Goals
SIDs Small Island Developing States
TA Technical Assistance
TAP Technology Action Plan
TEC Technology Executive Committee
TNA Technology Needs Assessment
UDP UNEP-DTU Partnership, United Nations Environment Programme and DTU Partnership
UNCED United Nations Conference on Environment and Development
UNCHE United Nations Conference on the Human Environment
UNDP United Nations Developing Programme
UNEP United Nations Environment Programme
UNFCCC United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
UNIDO United Nations Industrial Development Organization
UNOSSC United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation
WB World Bank
WIM Warsaw International Mechanism
WIPO World Intellectual Property Organization