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Reported data

ODS consumption

‘Consumption‘ is calculated as Production (if any) + imports - exports.

HCFC consumption

‘Consumption’ is calculated as production + imports – exports.

At a glance

Focal points:

  • Dr. Kwame Emmanuel NFP FPLS
    Director, Projects and Enforcment (Acting)
    Environment and Risk Management Division, Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation
  • Ms. Gillian Guthrie NFP
    Chief Technical Director (Actg.)
    Policy and Evaluation Division, Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation

Status of Ratification:

Vienna Convention 1993-03-31 Ac
Montreal Protocol 1993-03-31 Ac
London Amendment 1993-03-31 Ac
Copenhagen Amendment 1997-11-06 R
Montreal Amendment 2003-09-24 Ac
Beijing Amendment 2003-09-24 Ac
Kigali Amendment
  • Ac - Accession
  • R - Ratification
  • At - Acceptance
  • Ap - Approval
  • Sc - Succession
Establishment of ODS licensing system: Yes
Establishment of HFC licensing system: No
Click here to view status of HFC licensing systems for all parties
Quarantine and pre-shipment uses: methyl bromide for quarantine and pre-shipment (QPS) applications is used to control pests and pathogens in certain imported and exported commodities, and QPS uses are not included in the calculated levels of consumption and production.

The Vienna Convention provides for that parties shall co-operate in conducting research and systematic observations and in formulating recommendations for future research and observation in areas related to the ozone layer. To this end the Ozone Research Managers meet every three years to review national and international research and monitoring activities to ensure coordination and identify gaps.
Reports submitted by Jamaica to the Ozone Research Managers meetings to date are available below:
To view reports submitted by all Parties to the Ozone Research Managers meetings to date, click here

The Multilateral Fund: US$3,809,079

The Multilateral Fund is the financial mechanism of the Montreal Protocol and provides financial and technical assistance to Article 5 (developing) countries to enable their compliance with the Protocol’s control measures.

The Executive Committee of the Multilateral Fund has approved funding to Jamaica in the amount of US$3,809,079 as of 2023-12-19. This includes the funding for current ongoing projects (including agency fees):

Title Implementing agency Approved funding ($US)
HCFC phase-out management plan (HPMP) UNDP 125,190
Institutional strengthening UNEP 85,000
Total 210,190

As at 2022-12-31, US$3,431,464 had been disbursed.

This information is provided by Multilateral Fund Secretariat. For more information please refer to the Multilateral Fund website