1. Climate change : from science to policy 2. The development of Europe's climate policy (1986-92) 3. Momentum gathers : from Rio to Geneva 4. The Kyoto Protocol and beyond 5. From collapse to revival 6. Waiting for Russia 7. The Protocol enters into force 8. Heading towards success 9. The demise of the top-down approach 10. The EU as a negotiator in the climate regime.