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.
Türkiye submitted its Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) in October 2015.
In 2021, Türkiye ratified the Paris Climate Agreement and committed to net zero by 2053.
The country is now preparing its long-term climate change strategy and action plan to enhance adaptation, accelerate mitigation of greenhouse gas emissions, and increase co-benefits for cities, sectors, and ecosystems. Accordingly, Türkiye will update its NDC.
The Climate Promise is being delivered in collaboration with key partners. Thanks to our partners in Türkiye:
January 25, 2023
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With a dive in Hatay Province, Şahika Ercümen issues a call for urgent action to protect the world's water resources.
With funding from Japan, UNDP is working with the authorities in Hatay to improve the river’s current condition.
With funding from Japan, the country is launching an ambitious initiative to protect the Asi river in the Hatay province.
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Steps Ahead: Leveraging Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) to Achieve Net-Zero Emissions and Climate-Resilient Development
A progress report on the Japan-funded project being implemented in 23 countries and territories under the Climate Promise initiative.