Latin America and the Caribbean

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The objective of Argentina’s current NDC is to reduce emissions and improve resilience to climate change in the context of development priorities.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of Chile’s first NDC wasis to reduce CO2 emissions per gross domestic product (GDP) unit by up to 30-45% below 2007 levels by 2030. In addition, Chile has committed to sustainable development and the recovery of 100,000 hectares of forest land, mainly native, which will reduce carbon emissions by an annual equivalent of around 600,000 of CO2 as of 2030.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of Colombia’s NDC is to move the country toward a low-carbon economy and carbon neutrality. It also seeks to increase Colombia’s resilience as a country highly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of Costa Rica´s NDC is to focus its climate change actions on increasing society’s resilience to the impact of climate change and strengthening the country’s capacity for low-emission development in the long-term.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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Ecuador’s INDC defines policies, actions and efforts to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, and increase resilience and decrease vulnerability to the adverse effects of climate change in priority mitigation and adaptation sectors.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of Guatemala’s NDC is to reduce emissions from business as usual and reduce the country's vulnerability to climate impacts in the context of national development priorities.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of Paraguay’ first NDC is to reduce emissions from business as usual (BAU) and reduce the country’s vulnerability to climate impacts in the context of national development priorities.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of Peru’s NDC is to implement mitigation and adaptation measures based on national circumstances and capacities and in line with national goals for economic development and poverty reduction

Posted on August 19, 2020

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The objective of Trinidad and Tobago’s NDC is to achieve a reduction objective in overall emissions from three target sectors - power generation, transportation and industry - by 15% by 2030 from business-as-usual (BAU), which is based on its Carbon Reduction Strategy.

Posted on August 19, 2020

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LECB had the pioneering objective of supporting the Ministry of Environment (MINAM) in the formulation of a National Low Emission Development Strategy, with enhanced sectoral involvement from other ministries.

Posted on July 30, 2019

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LECB Mexico helped design instruments to support the country in achieving its mitigation targets in addition to providing technical expertise and assistance to the private sector for reporting and verifying their GHG emissions.

Posted on July 30, 2019

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Under LECB support, the Capacity Building for Climate Change Mitigation in Ecuador was created to address technical and institutional capacities needed to implement the National Climate Change Strategy.

Posted on July 30, 2019

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LECB project supported the development of emission factors at the country level, the formulation of the livestock NAMA, MRV systems and transport and energy sectors.

Posted on July 30, 2019

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LECB aimed to respond to the needs of the Colombian Low Carbon Development Strategy and contribute to its implementation by supporting the design and implementation of low carbon development plans, policies and measures, the MRV system and capacity building.

Posted on July 30, 2019