Benin

Republic of Benin


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    Environment
    Threatened species 2012 66  
    Forested area (% of land area) 2010 41.0  
    CO2 emission estimates (000 metric tons and metric tons per capita) 2009 4851/0.6  
    Energy consumption per capita (kilograms oil equivalent) 2009 169.0  
    Rainfall in the capital city, total mean (millimetres) 1308 Cotonou.  
    Temperature in the capital city, mean °C (minimum and maximum) 24.3/30.1 Cotonou.  
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      Party Signature Ratification status *
    Convention logo AEWA 2000
    Convention logo Basel Convention 04 December, 1997 (a)
    Convention logo Cartagena Protocol 24 May, 2000 02 March, 2005
    Convention logo CBD 13 June, 1992 30 June, 1994
    Convention logo CITES 1984
    Convention logo CMS 1986
    Convention logo Kyoto Protocol 25 February, 2002 (a)
    Convention logo Minamata Convention on Mercury 10 October, 2013
    Convention logo Montreal Protocol 01 July, 1993 (a)
    Convention logo Nagoya Protocol 28 October, 2011 22 January, 2014
    Convention logo Plant Treaty 2006
    Convention logo Rotterdam Convention 11 September, 1998 05 January, 2004
    Convention logo Stockholm Convention 23 May, 2001 05 January, 2004
    Convention logo UN Watercourses Convention 05 July, 2012 (a)
    Convention logo UNCCD 14 October, 1994 29 August, 1996
    Convention logo UNFCCC 13 June, 1992 30 June, 1994
    Convention logo Vienna Convention 01 July, 1993 (a)
    Convention logo World Heritage Convention 1982
    Ratification status encoding
    • Ratified
    • a - Accession
    • A - Acceptance
    • AA - Approval