Share of global GHG emissionsBased on data from Climate Watch (CAIT 2019), developed and maintained by the World Resources Institute.
Climate Vulnerability Index rankingA higher number means a higher vulnerability to climate change. Based on the ND-GAIN Index (2020), developed by the University of Notre Dame.
Human Development Index rankingA lower number means a better human development score. Based on the Human Development Index (2021), developed by UNDP.
Conditional emissions reduction target by 2030
(compared to business as usual)The highest emissions reduction target, conditional or unconditional, included in the country’s latest NDC.
The Union of the Comoros submitted its revised NDC in November 2021.
Key highlights from the NDC
- In its revised NDC, the Union of the Comoros commits to an emissions reduction target of 23% (excluding Land Use, Land Use Change and Forestry) and an increase of CO2 absorption by 47% by 2030.
- The adaptation component of the NDC has been enhanced to increase its scope and coverage, and new measures were added including on loss and damage information.
- Gender equality is given a prominent place in the revised NDC which highlights the legal framework and related policies that will help ensure the achievement of this goal.
Adaptation and resilience areas in the NDC
- Biodiversity and ecosystems
- Coastal zones
The Climate Promise is being delivered in collaboration with key partners. Thanks to our partners in Comoros:
January 25, 2023
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