Conference of Parties (COP) - Definition, glossary, details
The conference of parties to the UNFCCC is the supreme body of the
convention. Tit comprises of countries that have ratified or acceded to UNFCCC.
The COP to the convention also serves as the meeting of parties to the Kyoto
protocol. The first session of COP was held in Berlin in 1991 and since then
sessions are held annually.