Tunisia

Arab States
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0.08%
Share of global GHG emissions
Based on data from Climate Watch (CAIT 2018), developed and maintained by the World Resources Institute.
#69
Climate Vulnerability Index ranking
A higher number means a higher vulnerability to climate change. Based on the ND-GAIN Index (2019), developed by the University of Notre Dame.
#95
Human Development Index ranking
A lower number means a better human development score. Based on the Human Development Index (2020), developed by UNDP.
45%
Conditional emissions reduction target by 2030
(compared to 2010 levels)
The highest emissions reduction target, conditional or unconditional, included in the country’s latest NDC.
NDC Status

Tunisia submitted its revised NDC in October 2021.

Key highlights from the NDC
  • Tunisia increased its ambition in the revised NDC by setting a conditional emissions reduction target of 45% below 2010 levels by 2030.
  • The country also set an unconditional emissions reduction target of 27% by 2030 compared to 2010 levels.
  • The revised NDC includes all sources of emissions and adopts a cross-sectoral approach for adaptation that covers the most vulnerable sectors for a more inclusive and sustainable development.
Adaptation and resilience areas in the NDC
  • Water
  • Agriculture
  • Ecosystems
  • Coastal zones
  • Health
  • Tourism
The Climate Promise is being delivered in collaboration with key partners. Thanks to our partners in Tunisia:

Last Updated

February 3, 2022

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