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Swiss climate policy at a glance

Status and perspectives on the basis of Switzerland’s 2014 report to the United Nations Climate Change Secretariat

Switzerland has met its obligations under the Kyoto Protocol of 1997, as this brochure and the underlying comprehensive report to the UN prove. It is also one of the countries that in 2012 committed to reducing their greenhouse gas emissions by 20 percent by 2020. We must redouble our efforts if we also want to meet this commitment.

Full Report: Swiss climate policy at a glance

Erhältlich auch in Französisch und Englisch

Source: Source: Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN)


  • Climate change mitigation
  • Climate policy
  • Mitigation
  • Politics
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