This paper seeks to provide guidance and recommendations for policymakers to increase ambition in Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) under the Paris Agreement using the climate change mitigation.

The paper is structured as follows:

  • Section 1 provides an overview of the role and opportunities for thefood system to contribute to climate change mitigation and adaptation   
  • Section 2 provides concrete suggestions of policies and measuresthat could be included in NDCs for activities across the food system.

The guidance and recommendations provided in this paper are meant to serve as a starting point for discussions, future development and to provide a clear way towards measurable, actionable outcomes within NDCs.

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