The quality of each country on track to meet its obligations under the Paris Agreement can be continuously monitored online (via the Climate Action Tracker[95] and the Climate Clock). The Paris Agreement was inaugurated at signing on 22 April 2016 (Earth Day) at a ceremony in New York. [59] Following the ratification of the agreement by several European Union states in October 2016, there have been enough countries that have ratified the agreement to produce enough greenhouse gases worldwide for it to enter into force. [60] The agreement entered into force on November 4, 2016. [2] (c) reconciling financial flows with a way to achieve low greenhouse gas emissions and climate-resilient change. While the United States and Turkey are not part of the agreement, as countries have not declared their intention to leave the 1992 UNFCCC as “Annex 1” countries, they will continue to be required under the UNFCCC to prepare national communications and an annual greenhouse gas inventory. [91] (b) improve the capacity to adapt to the adverse effects of climate change and promote climate resilience and the development of low greenhouse gas emissions so as not to compromise food production; Another key difference between the Paris Agreement and the Kyoto Protocol are their areas of application. . . .