Kigali Amendment

Last Modified: Fri Dec 01 2017 22:48:29 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 01 Jan 2019
    The Kigali Amendment will enter into force. It is an amendment to the 1987 Montreal Protocol and ensures that nations pivot from the initial focus on the ozone layer to addressing the climate impact of chemicals used in fridges and air conditioners.
  • $540 million
    Amount rich countries will pay over three years into a fund to support a shift to cleaner coolants, under a deal agreed in Montreal on 23 Nov 2017.