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Acronyms and abbreviations


CAN CBD CDM


CH4 CO2 CO2


Andean Community


Convention on Biological Diversity Clean Development Mechanism Methane


Carbon dioxide e


ECLAC FAO GDP GEF


GHG HFC INPE


IPCC m


MDG mm


N2 Carbon dioxide equivalent


Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Gross Domestic Product Global Environment Facility Greenhouse gases Hydrofluorocarbons


Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais (National Institute of Spatial Research) Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change meters


Millennium Development Goals millimeters


MtCO2-e Million of metric tons of CO2 equivalent O


Nitrous Oxide


NASA ODA


OECD PFC PPP


REDD


SF6 UN


UNEP


National Aeronautics and Space Administration Official Development Assistance


Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development Perfluorocarbons


Purchasing Power Parity


United Nations Collaborative Programme on Reducing Emsissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation in Developing Countries


Sulfur hexafluoride United Nations


United Nations Environment Programme


WHO World Health Organization WRI


World Resources Institute


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