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The objective of Côte d’Ivoire’s NDC is to increase renewable energy in the energy mix by 42%, intensify and mechanize agricultural production, reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the forestry sector, and sustainable management and recovery of waste.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of DRC’s NDC is to transform the Congolese society by implementing inclusive and participatory climate actions to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030 and a carbon neutral development by 2100.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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Ethiopia’s NDC has three complementary objectives, namely, (1) fostering economic development and growth, (2) ensuring abatement of future emissions by reducing emissions by 64% (255 Mt CO2) below the ‘business-as-usual’ by 2030 and (3) setting priorities for resilience building with a focus on drought, flood and cross cutting intervention.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of Ghana’ NDC is to reduce emissions by 15-45% below business-as-usual (BAU) and strengthen climate resilience in close alignment with its development priorities. In all, 20 mitigation and 11 adaptation actions in 7 priority economic sectors have been committed for implementation in the next 10-year period (2020-2030).

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of Kenya’s NDC is to lower greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 30% by 2030, despite the fact that Kenya contributes a mere 0.1% to the total global emissions. Towards this end, the NDC specifies adaptation and mitigation actions and responses.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of Mali’s first NDC is to keep the country as a carbon sink by limiting emissions in the energy, agriculture and land use, land-use change and forestry (LULUCF) sectors and by prioritizing a green and climate resilient economy.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of Nigeria’s first NDC is to support economic and social development, grow the economy by 5% per year, improve the standard of living and ensure electricity access for all.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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In May 2020, Rwanda became the first least developed country (LDC) and the first African country to submit its enhanced NDC. It committed to a reduction in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions of up to 38% compared to business-as-usual (BAU) in 2030.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of Togo’s NDC is to embark in a low-carbon and climate compatible development pathway and to make its production systems more climate resilient

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of Uganda’s NDC is to pursue a low-carbon development pathway and reduce the vulnerability of the population, environment and economy to the impacts of climate change by implementing measures and policies that build resilience.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of Zambia’s NDC is to reduce total emissions by 38,000 GgCO2eq by implementing three programs driven by Zambia’s Climate Response Strategy in the areas of sustainable forest management, sustainable agriculture and renewable energy and energy efficiency.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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This metabolic analysis report is the result of a comprehensive analysis of resource flows and their impact on the quality of natural assets in The Gambia. The analysis served as the basis for a stakeholder process to identify circular greenhouse gas (GHG) mitigation opportunities.

Posted on April 14, 2021

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As countries develop revised national climate pledges, they’re doing so in the context of multiple historic crises: climate change, rising inequality, and the health and economic impacts of COVID-19. Fortunately, it’s possible to address all three at once, through a just transition to a green economy.

Posted on April 7, 2021

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Kenya undertook an in-depth Gender Analysis to ensure that gender responsive actions are identified, planned, budgeted for and implemented as part of mainstreaming gender into Kenya’s NDC.

Posted on February 26, 2021

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The Blue Congo Basin Fund aims at mobilizing the necessary resources, from African States, public and private funders, to finance the implementation of programs and projects which contribute to the sustainable development and the promotion of the Blue Economy in the Congo Basin region

Posted on December 30, 2020

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The gender analysis and gender action plan provide strategic recommendations on governance, planning, and policy that will strengthen the country’s gender equality outcomes in the key NDC sectors of Agriculture, Energy, and Waste

Posted on December 18, 2020