Key Activity

First Meeting of the Group on International Aviation and Climate Change (GIACC/1)

ICAO Headquarters, Montréal, Canada
25 to 27 February 2008


General Information


The 36th Session of the Assembly requested the ICAO Council to form the Group on International Aviation and Climate Change (GIACC). The GIACC is composed of 15 Members and each Member may be accompanied at the meeting by one Advisor.


Participation is limited to Members with personal support from their Advisor. Provision to accommodate Council Representatives has been made and for the convenience of those who are not able to attend, the meeting shall be broadcast through the monitoring exchange (MX).

Documentation (pdf)

Summary of Discussions Working Papers (WP)
Information Papers (IP) Speeches/Presentations


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Summary of discussions, Day 1
Summary of discussions, Day 2
Summary of discussions, Day 3



WP #
Rev. 1
Terms of Reference of the Group
Agenda, revised
Organization of the Meeting


IP no.
Basic components for the reduction mechanism of CO2 emissions from international aviaton (proposal)
(English only), 18/02/2008


Address by President of ICAO Council, Mr. Roberto Kobeh González, at the first meeting of the GIACC, 25/02/08
Welcoming Remarks by Secretary General of ICAO, Dr. Taïeb Chérif,
at the first meeting of the GIACC (English only), 25/02/08
Opening Address by the Director of the Air Transport Bureau, ICAO, Mrs. Folasade Odutola
at the first meeting of the GIACC (English only), 25/02/08
Airports Council International (ACI)
Airports - Actions on Climate Change (English only)
Civil Air Navigation Services Organization (CANSO)
The Role of ANSPs in Climate Change (English only)
International Air Transport Association (IATA)
Aviation & Climate Change (English only)
International Business Aviation Council (IBAC)
Business Aviation presentation to GIACC (English only)
International Coordinating Council of Aerospace Industries Associations (ICCAIA)
Environmental Framework and Manufacturer Commitment (English only)
Dan Elwell, GIACC participant
Aviation and GHG Emissions: Managing the Challenge of Growth (English only)
Paul Schwach, GIACC participant
European Approach to Reduce the Aviation Emissions Impact on Climate Change (English only)
Air Navigation Bureau, ICAO
Continuous Improvement of the Global Air Traffic Management System (English only)
Environmental Unit, Air Transport Bureau, ICAO
CAEP Activites with Relevance to Climate Change (English only)
Environmental Unit, Air Transport Bureau, ICAO
Cooperation with UN bodies (English only)