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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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The Ministry of Environment, Climate, Tourism and Hospitality Industry (MECTHI) together with the Ministry of Women Affairs, Community, SMEs Development recently validated the country’s climate change Gender Action Plan (GAP).

Posted on October 28, 2020

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This report estimates the private sector investment potential for delivering NDC sectoral targets for the energy sector in Ghana through assessments of the NDC targets, the enabling environment, the current market and Ghana’s investment potential. Its findings will allow for mapping private sector actors in the energy sector, one of the country’s NDC priority sectors.

Posted on October 22, 2020

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Du 09 au 26 septembre 2020, se sont déroulés dans le District de Bamako et dans les régions de Ségou, Sikasso, Mopti, Koulikoro et Kayes, les ateliers de concertations régionales sur le processus de la révision de la CDN.

Posted on October 5, 2020

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Le processus permettra d’accroitre le niveau d’ambition des engagements nationaux de lutte contre les changements climatiques et d’assurer l’implication effective de tous les acteurs notamment le secteur privé -

Posted on September 30, 2020

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In continuation of the Regional Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) Business Roundtables to sensitise and increase private sector participation, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) NDC Support Programme held the third and fourth in the series for the North-Central and North-East Regions in Keffi and Gombe respectively.

Posted on September 9, 2020