New Zealand's changing climate and oceans

The Government recently announced that New Zealand has committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions to 5% below 1990 levels by 2020. New Zealand is taking this 2020 target under the UN Framework Convention (the Kyoto Protocol's parent body) rather than the Kyoto Protocol itself.

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Summarised from a New Zealand Government media release, 16 August 2013.

Published in environment.