Global Carbon Project Tsukuba International Office

Press Briefing: Global Nitrous Oxide Budget 2020

The National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES) and the Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) made a press briefing on Global Nitrous Oxide Budget 2020 on October 5, 2020.

The video of the briefing session and the explanatory materials presented can be access via the link below.

Note: The Embargo of these materials is until Wed 07 October 2020 at 16:00 (London time)
Please be do not publish materials and information circulated here prior to the embargo

A. Video of the briefing session

① Press briefing in Japanese:

② Press briefing in English:

B. Accompanied materials:

Press release materials (PDF, 363 KB)

② Explanatory materials (slides) used at the press briefing in Japanese (PDF, 3.1 MB) and English (PDF, 7.2 MB)

Flyer of related public forum (scheduled to be held online on October 29th) (PDF, 470 KB)

Information on public forum

We will hold a public forum online related to the content of this press release.
We would appreciate it if the information can be publicized.

Public forum: Global Nitrous Oxide Budget 2020 and our food system
Date and time: Thursday, October 29, 2020 Japanese 9:30–11:30 / English 13:00–15:30
How to participate: Please register in advance from the website (
(The program will be posted on the GCP Tsukuba International Office website later.)