Decoding Article 6 of the Paris Agreement Version II

Publication | December 2020

This publication presents the latest developments and unresolved issues for negotiations on Article 6 of the Paris Agreement leading up to the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties in Glasgow.

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Article 6 enables countries to utilize market and nonmarket approaches to achieve their nationally determined contributions. Yet, international negotiations on Article 6 are complex and ongoing. The Parties of the Paris Agreement have made progress on many issues, but contentious matters on political and technical aspects remain unresolved.


  • Introduction
  • Articles 6.2 and 6.3: Negotiation Issues
  • Article 6.4: Negotiation Issues
  • Article 6.8: Negotiation Issues
  • Relation with Other Issues
  • Road to the 26th Session of the Conference of the Parties

Additional Details

  • Climate change
  • Strengthening policies, governance, and capacities
  • Promoting climate resilient development
  • 78
  • 8.5 x 11
  • TCS200411-2
  • 978-92-9262-619-8 (print)
  • 978-92-9262-620-4 (electronic)
  • 978-92-9262-621-1 (ebook)

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