Ethiopia submitted its updated NDC in July 2021.
Key highlights from the NDC
- In its updated NDC, Ethiopia commits to a higher emissions reduction target of 68.8% – compared to 64% in the first NDC – 14% of which is to be an unconditional effort.
- The NDC of the fastest growing economy in the region also shows an improved methodology for reporting and tracking progress, and clarity on conditional and unconditional financing.
- It also includes 40 adaptation interventions across the transport, energy (power), industry, water, and urban sectors.
Adaptation and resilience areas in the NDC
Agriculture, Forestry and Other Land Use