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Congo

Official name: 

Republic of the Congo

Region: 
Country income: 
Lower-middle-income economies
UNFCCC Annex 1 status: 
Non Annex 1 Party to the Convention

Republic of Congo (2012)

Energy profile
  • Industrial production of alternative charcoal and related products

    Type: 
    Technical Assistance
    Date of submission: 
    Monday 23 May 2016
    Phase: 
    Design
    Countries: 
    Objective: 
    Sectors: 

    Please see below for a description in French

  • INDC of Congo

    Type: 
    National Plan
    Type of National plan: 
    Country: 

    “La contribution de la République du Congo devrait permettre de réduire, dans un scénario bas-carbone conditionnel (dépendant de l’appui de la communauté internationale), les émissions de GES d’environ 48% en 2025 (soit 8 MteqCO2), et 54% en 2035 (soit 19 MteqCO2) par rapport au scénario tendanciel.” In a conditional, low-carbon scenario, the contribution of the Republic of Congo should reduce GHG emissions by about 48% in 2025 (or 8 MtCO2e) and by 54% in 2035 (or 19 MtCO2e) compared to the baseline scenario and depending on the support of the international community.

  • Deforestation trends in the Congo Basin: reconciling economic growth and forest protection

    Type: 
    Publication
    Publication date: 
    Tuesday 1 January 2013
    Objective: 

    The Congo Basin contains 70 per cent of Africa's forest cover. This report finds that although the deforestation rates in the area have historically been low, the trend is likely to change dramatically due to the combination factors, including: demographic growth (and associated expansion of subsistence agriculture and fuelwood collection); and the development of the industrial, agriculture, transport, mining and energy sectors.

  • Ministere du Tourisme et de l’Environnement, Ministere de la Recherche Scientifique et de l’Innovation

    Type: 
    NDE
    Country: 
    Name: 
    Joseph Badevokila
    Phone: 
    +242 06 604 32 37
    Emails: 
    badevokila@gmail.com
    Name: 
    Andre Mfoukou Tsakala
    Phone: 
    +242 05 549 07 20
    Emails: 
    andremfoukou@yahoo.fr
  • Association Femme Énergies

    Type: 
    Organisation
    Country of registration: 
    Relation to CTCN: 
    TA proponent
    Sector(s) of expertise: 
  • Congo Carbo Industrie

    Type: 
    Organisation
    Country of registration: 
    Relation to CTCN: 
    TA proponent
  • Making REDD Work. A Practitioner"s Guide for Successful Implementation of REDD

    Type: 
    Publication
    Publication date: 
    Saturday 1 January 2011
    Objective: 
    Sectors: 

    This brochure aims to provide an overview and understanding of the REDD concept, the current proposals and the issues under negotiation. The recommendations made for further reading and the references to other available resources are intended to enhance broader participation and the full engagement of both governments and practitioners in the REDD debate.

  • Developing financeable NAMAs: a practitioner’s guide

    Type: 
    Publication
    Publication date: 
    Tuesday 1 January 2013
    Objective: 

    Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) are fast becoming the climate finance vehicle of choice to help developing countries transition to low carbon, climate resilient futures. Developing countries, their development partners and other actors in and around the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) are working to operationalise the concept to leverage domestic climate finance with bilateral and multilateral support, and through carbon markets.

  • Mitigation and Transparency Newsletter

    Mitigation and Transparency Newsletter

    Type: 
    Publication
    Publication date: 
    Wednesday 1 June 2016

    This newsletter highlights how work on climate change mitigation and transparency issues has progressed since the Bonn Climate Change Conference in 2016. This issue covers work on mitigation, the development of a transparency framework under the Paris Agreement, including Nationally Determined Contributions, the first round of international consultation and analysis process, and reporting and review.

  • A preliminary assessment of energy and ecosystem resilience in ten African countries

    Type: 
    Publication
    Publication date: 
    Monday 1 January 2007
    Objective: 

    Africa is vulnerable to climate change on two fronts: firstly, because of existing vulnerabilities and secondly, due to capacity limitations for disaster mitigation and inability to adapt to climate change.

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