Thu, 24 Nov 2011 07:45:35 GMT
The Maldives Story: at the forefront of ozone layer protection and achieving carbon neutrality was one of OzonAction's side event today. Maldives took the occasion to share its ozone story.
Indeed the country’s HPMP was the first to be approved. The panelists explained how the government was able to pledge the total phase-out of HCFCs 10 years ahead of the Montreal Protocol deadline and how their ODS programs are linked with the country’s carbon neutrality policy. The event provided the lessons learned about how other Low Volume Consuming (LVC) countries can benefit from the exemplary achievements of Maldives.