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Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO evaluated the United States and other countries' progress in reducing greenhouse gas emissions to 1990 levels by year 2000.
Recommendations for Executive Action
|Department of State||1. As part of ongoing international negotiations, the Secretary of State should encourage the United States to urge that reporting standards be formulated and adopted for any new targets beyond 2000 in order to enhance the completeness, reliability, and consistency of emissions data.|