Arab States

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The objective of Lebanon’s NDC is to bring together and build upon national and sectoral planning strategies to both build resilience and improve adaptation as it lowers emissions.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of Morocco’s first NDC is to pursue a rapid transition to a resilient, low-carbon economy while enhancing equality and progress on the sustainable development goals (SDGs). The NDC was also aligned with the UN Conventions on biodiversity and land degradation.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of Tunisia’s NDC is to reduce emission intensity (CO2 consumption per unit of gross domestic product or GDP) by 41% by 2030 compared with 2010. As energy is responsible for 58% of emissions, this sector plays the central role in mitigation targets.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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As Iraq grapples with the scars of war, economic shocks, and impacts of the pandemic, Climate Change looms on the horizon. But with support from the UNDP, the government of Iraq is setting bold climate goals and charting a new, more sustainable future.

Posted on May 12, 2021

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Lebanon is seeking to improve the gender responsiveness of its climate policies and climate action through the NDC revision and implementation process. To support this, a Gender Analysis was carried out to assess various aspects of the governance, policy and planning processes related to climate change and gender equality and specifically analyzed data collection, existing technical capacities, institutional mechanisms, and gender mainstreaming opportunities.

Posted on February 19, 2021

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This report estimates the private sector investment potential for delivering NDC sectoral targets for the water sector in coastal areas in Tunisia through assessments of the NDC targets, the enabling environment, the current market and Tunisia’s investment potential.

Posted on December 28, 2020

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Globally the health, social and economic challenges wrought by COVID-19 have been swift and devastating, unfolding in a matter of months. The pandemic struck against the backdrop of another, no less dramatic, global crisis: climate change. The twin crises have highlighted the urgency for a green, inclusive and transformative recovery – one that advances social justice and equality for all.

Posted on October 26, 2020

White moroccan town Tetouan near Tangier, Morocco

The objective of Morocco’s first NDC is to pursue a rapid transition to a resilient, low-carbon economy while enhancing equality and progress on the sustainable development goals (SDGs). The NDC was also aligned with the UN Conventions on biodiversity and land degradation.

Posted on August 19, 2020