Share of global GHG emissionsBased on data from Climate Watch (CAIT 2018), 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 (2019), 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 (2020), 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.
Somalia submitted its revised NDC in July 2021.
Key highlights from the NDC
- Somalia set an ambitious emissions reduction target of 30% below business-as-usual by 2030, conditional on international public and private support.
- The country has expanded on the sectors and gases covered and has set quantifiable targets in the agriculture, energy, forestry, transport, and waste sectors.
- The revised NDC also includes detailed adaptation measures.
Adaptation and resilience areas in the NDC
- Disaster risk management
- Coastal zones
- Settlements and infrastructure
The Climate Promise is being delivered in collaboration with key partners. Thanks to our partners in Somalia:
February 4, 2022
We spoke to Kishan Khoday, Regional Team Leader – Nature, Climate and Energy, about strategic priorities for countries in the region.
In recent years, Somalia has worked to carve a climate-resilient path forward. But success depends on international financial support.