Asia and Pacific

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The objective of Bhutan’s first NDC is to remain carbon neutral whereby the emission of greenhouse gases (GHG) will not exceed carbon sequestration by forests. It will also aim to maintain minimum 60% of forest cover.

Posted on December 10, 2019

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The objective of Indonesia’s NDC is to outline the country’s transition to a low-carbon and climate resilient future. Indonesia envisions achieving archipelagic climate resilience as a result of comprehensive adaptation and mitigation programmes and disaster risk reduction strategies.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of Lao PDR’s NDC is to maximise the ambition of its mitigation contribution while taking into account the need for economic development, and capacity building to mitigate and adapt to changing climatic conditions.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of Mongolia’s first NDC is to raise its ambition in reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in major emitting sectors by 2030 by ensuring integrated national and cross-sectoral planning.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of the Philippines’ intended NDC is to achieve climate change mitigation as a function of adaptation. As a country highly vulnerable to climate and disaster risks, mitigation measures will be pursued in line with sustainable development and a low-emission development that promotes inclusive growth.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of Thailand’s NDC is to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by at least 20% from business-as-usual (BAU), while also recognizing its high vulnerability to the impacts of climate change.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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Vanuatu’s conditional NDC aims to approach 100% renewable energy in the electricity sub-sector contingent upon appropriate financial and technical support made available from international climate financing mechanisms.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of Viet Nam’s NDC is to advance socio-economic development by reducing vulnerability to climate change, contributing to the global climate change response and sustainably using natural resources.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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Vanuatu launches solar mini-grid in two communities.

Posted on October 1, 2020

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Enhanced Nationally Determined Contribution considering the ciruclar mitigation potential of Lao PDR.

Posted on October 1, 2020

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The Integrated MRV tool is a first of its kind initiative which enables tracking, reporting and verification of GHG emissions; impacts of mitigation (including NDC) actions; impacts of adaptation actions; climate finance flows and SDG impacts.

Posted on August 26, 2020

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The objective of the Philippines’ intended NDC is to achieve climate change mitigation as a function of adaptation. As a country highly vulnerable to climate and disaster risks, mitigation measures will be pursued in line with sustainable development and a low-emission development that promotes inclusive growth.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of Indonesia’s NDC is to outline the country’s transition to a low-carbon and climate resilient future. Indonesia envisions achieving archipelagic climate resilience as a result of comprehensive adaptation and mitigation programmes and disaster risk reduction strategies.

Posted on August 19, 2020