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Definition(s)

In the context of climate change, a human intervention to reduce the sources or enhance the sinks of greenhouse gases. Examples include using fossil fuels more efficiently for industrial processes or electricity generation, switching to solar energy or wind power, improving the insulation of buildings, and expanding forests and other 'sinks' to remove greater amounts of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. (Source: UNFCCC)

In other languages

Anglais
climate change mitigation
Russe
смягчение последствий изменения климата
Espagnol
mitigación del cambio climático
Chinois, Simplifié
减缓气候变化
Arabe
التخفيف من حدة تغيّر المناخ

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with atténuation des changements climatiques

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Protocole de Nagoya
Convention-cadre des Nations Unies sur les changements climatiques
Protocole de Kyoto
Convention de Ramsar
Convention des Nations Unies sur la lutte contre la désertification
Assemblée des Nations Unies pour l’environnement