Which Countries Ratified the Kyoto Protocol?

All the countries in the world signed the Kyoto protocol, but they all are not required to follow it. However, those countries that ratified the protocol are legally bound to follow the terms of the protocol. Different countries ratified the protocol over the years. So far 191 countries have ratified the Kyoto protocol.

1998:

  • Fiji
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Tuvalu
  • Maldives

1999:

  • Turkmenistan
  • Turkmenistan
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Panama
  • Bahamas
  • Niue
  • Georgia
  • Federated States of Micronesia
  • Cyprus
  • Paraguay
  • Guatemala
  • Uzbekistan
  • Nicaragua
  • Bolivia
  • Palau
  • Mongolia

2000:

  • Honduras
  • Barbados
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Lesotho
  • Guinea
  • Kiribati
  • Mexico
  • Azerbaijan
  • Samoa

2001:

  • Uruguay
  • Romania
  • Mauritius
  • Gambia
  • Vanuatu
  • Senegal
  • Nauru
  • Cook Islands
  • Argentina
  • Burundi
  • Bangladesh
  • Malawi
  • Malta
  • Czech Republic
  • Colombia

2002:

  • Morocco
  • Dominican Republic
  • Benin
  • Djibouti
  • Uganda
  • Mali
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Cuba
  • Iceland
  • Norway
  • European Union
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Luxembourg
  • Netherlands
  • Portugal
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • United Kingdom
  • Slovakia
  • Japan
  • Latvia
  • Seychelles
  • South Africa
  • Slovenia
  • Grenada
  • Costa Rica
  • Bulgaria
  • Hungary
  • Cambodia
  • Brazil
  • Bhutan
  • Chile
  • India
  • Tanzania
  • Cameroon
  • Thailand
  • People's Republic of China
  • Sri Lanka
  • Malaysia
  • Peru
  • Viet Nam
  • Estonia
  • Liberia
  • South Korea
  • Poland
  • Canada
  • New Zealand

2003:

  • Lithuania
  • Jordan
  • Tunisia
  • Laos
  • Solomon Islands
  • Moldova
  • Armenia
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Ghana
  • Switzerland
  • Guyana
  • Botswana
  • Marshall Islands
  • Myanmar
  • Saint Lucia
  • Namibia
  • Madagascar
  • Belize
  • Philippines

2004:

  • Israel
  • Ukraine
  • Togo
  • Rwanda
  • Yemen
  • Niger
  • Sudan
  • Russia
  • Macedonia
  • Indonesia
  • Liechtenstein
  • Nigeria
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

2005:

  • Pakistan
  • Qatar
  • Egypt
  • Mozambique
  • Oman
  • Dominica
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Algeria
  • Venezuela
  • Kenya
  • Kuwait
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Burkina Faso
  • Albania
  • Ethiopia
  • North Korea
  • Haiti
  • Mauritania
  • Eritrea
  • Iran
  • Belarus
  • Nepal
  • Guinea-Bissau

2006:

  • Swaziland
  • Syria
  • Bahrain
  • Cape Verde
  • Monaco
  • Singapore
  • Zambia
  • Libya
  • Suriname
  • Sierra Leone
  • Lebanon
  • Gabon

2007:

  • Republic of the Congo
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • Croatia
  • Angola
  • Montenegro
  • Serbia
  • Australia

2008:

  • Tonga
  • Central African Republic
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Comoros
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Timor-Leste

2009:

  • Tajikistan
  • Turkey
  • Kazakhstan
  • Zimbabwe
  • Iraq
  • Chad
  • Brunei

2010:

  • San Marino
  • Somalia