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Afghanistan

Official name: 

Islamic Republic of Afghanistan

Region: 
UN group: 
Least developed countries
Landlocked developing countries
Country income: 
Low-income economies
UNFCCC Annex 1 status: 
Non Annex 1 Party to the Convention

Afghanistan (2012)

Energy profile
  • Afghanistan_Ricardo

    Technical support for the government in the identification of technology needs

    Type: 
    Technical Assistance
    Date of submission: 
    Sunday 4 May 2014
    Phase: 
    Completed
    Countries: 
    Sectors: 

    This Technology Transfer Advances Afghanistan's

    • Nationally Determined Contribution to "Identify and mainstream climate change adaptation technologies into the sectoral policies, strategies and development plans, and promotion of regional and     international cooperation and coordination for adaptation technology transfer ".

    Context

  • Website: Dimitra (in English and French)

    Type: 
    Publication
    Publication date: 
    Tuesday 1 January 2008
    Objective: 
    Sectors: 
    Approach: 

    "Dimitra is an information and communication project aiming to improve the living conditions and status of rural populations -particularly women - in Africa and the Near East. Promoting information exchange by collecting and disseminating information on gender and rural development issues through its database to highlight rural women's contributions to the development of their communities, it aims to give voice to the grassroots. The database also contains profiles of relevant organisations.

  • Accelerating Building Efficiency: Eight Actions for Urban Leaders

    Type: 
    Publication
    Publication date: 
    Wednesday 11 May 2016

    This guide provides local governments and urban leaders around the world with the background, guidance and tools needed to accelerate building efficiency action.

  • INDC of Afghanistan

    Type: 
    National Plan
    Type of National plan: 
    Country: 

    There will be a 13.6% reduction in GHG emissions by 2030 compared to a business as usual (BAU) 2030 scenario, conditional on external support.

  • 2015 Nutrition country profile: Afghanistan

    Type: 
    Publication
    Publication date: 
    Thursday 1 January 2015

    The 193 individual country profiles capture the status and progress of all UN Member States, and the 80+ indicators include a wealth of information on child, adolescent and adult anthropometry and nutritional status, in addition to intervention coverage, food supply, economics, and demography. This tool is particularly useful for nutrition champions at the country-level, as it presents a wide range of evidence needed to assess country progress in improving nutrition and nutrition-related outcomes.

  • National Environment Protection Agency of Afghanistan

    Type: 
    NDE
    Country: 
    Address: 
    Darulaman Road, Kabul, Afghanistan
    Name: 
    Mr. Gulam Hassan Amiry
    Position: 
    Head of Climate Change
    Phone: 
    +93797387299
    Emails: 
    ghulamamiry@hotmail.com
  • Global Energy Management System Implementation: Case Study

    Global Energy Management System Implementation: General Dynamics Case Study

    Type: 
    Publication
    Publication date: 
    Friday 1 November 2013

    This case study describes the successful implementation of an energy management system at a U.S. federal ammunition plant. By implementing the recommended projects and the energy management system in compliance with ISO 50001 and Superior Energy Performance (SEP)— a U.S. certification and recognition program for facilities demonstrating energy management excellence and sustained energy savings—energy performance at the plant improved 11.9%.

  • Readiness for Investment in Sustainable Energy: New World Bank Group Indicators on Sustainable Energy

    Type: 
    Publication
    Publication date: 
    Thursday 25 June 2015

    This recorded webinar examines the Readiness for Investment in Sustainable Energy (RISE) project, which provides indicators for assessing the legal and regulatory landscape for investment in sustainable energy. The data collected through RISE help policymakers evaluate the policy and regulatory frameworks for private investment in renewable electricity generation, energy efficiency and access to modern energy services.

  • 2006 – 2007 World Disaster Reduction Campaign: disaster risk reduction begins at school

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

    This report presents an overview of the campaign “Disaster risk reduction begins at school” and the lessons learned from good practice in different countries affected by various natural and man-made disasters. Children are the most vulnerable age group during any disaster, especially those attending school, as school buildings are often destroyed. In keeping with the Hyogo Protocol and achieving the MDGs, the UN/ISDR secretariat and its partners made disaster risk education and safer school facilities the two critical themes of the 2006-2007 World Disaster Reduction Campaign.

  • Foolad Technic International Engineering Company

    Knowledge partner
    Type: 
    Organisation
    Country of registration: 
    Relation to CTCN: 
    Network Member
    Knowledge Partner
    TA proponent

    Foolad Technic is an international engineering company, rendering services in industrial and development projects in the form of feasibility studies, management, engineering, procurement & construction on turn-key basis or in level of local and foreign markets through efficient conducting investments of private and government sectors.

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