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151 Country Profile (NDC)

Madagascar

<p>The LDC of Madagascar has one of the most important and extensive coastal zones. Due to its geographical position, the island frequently experiences extreme weather events that significantly affect its national economy, as well as the population&rsquo;s livelihood. Climate change impacts, particularly severe during the last two decades, are: (1) extended drought periods; (2) increased variability of the rainfall regime; (3) intensification of cyclones; (4) floods associated with cyclone disturbances.</p>

Madagascar
152 Country Profile (NDC)

Malawi

LDC that is highly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.

Malawi
153 Country Profile (NDC)

Malaysia

<p>Developing country.</p>

Malaysia
154 Country Profile (NDC)

Maldives

<p>SID that is extremely vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.</p>

Maldives
155 Country Profile (NDC)

Mali

<p>A developing nation heavily dependent on natural resources in the economic sector. However, due to population growth and overexploitation of resources, they are now heavily degraded. Moreover, the country faces extreme drought in some areas, flooding events, strong winds, and bush-fires.</p>

Mali
156 Country Profile (NDC)

Malta

The 28 Member States of the European Union submitted an INDC on behalf of Latvia and the European Commission. They are committed to the agreement from the Paris Conference in December 2015 in line with the below 2°C objective. The main sectors under coverage for the EU’s INDC are energy, industrial processes and product use, agriculture, waste, and, land use, land-use change and forestry (set out in Decision 529/2013/EU).

Malta
157 Country Profile (NDC)

Marshall Islands

<p>SID that is extremely vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.</p>

Marshall Islands
158 Country Profile (NDC)

Mauritania

Non-Annex Country 1, Mauritania belongs to the African Sahel area most affected by the recurrent droughts since 1968. Desertification that resulted is even stronger that the effect of climate , combined with the action of man , led the direct consequences on a medium already precarious , namely the deteriorating socio -economic conditions of the country and the physical environment. The country's vulnerability to climate change therefore affects all the vital sectors of the national economy. In response to recurring disasters that result from this situation, the Government Mauritania regularly devotes part of its budget for special programs to help vulnerable victims of drought.

Mauritania
159 Country Profile (NDC)

Mauritius

SID that is extremely vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.

Mauritius
160 Country Profile (NDC)

Mexico

Developing country that is vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.

Mexico
161 Country Profile (NDC)

Micronesia, Federated States of

<p>SID that is extremely vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.</p>

Micronesia, Federated States of
162 Country Profile (NDC)

Moldova

Highly vulnerable to impacts of climate change.

Moldova
163 Country Profile (NDC)

Monaco

A developed nation, Monaco’s diversified economy is based primarily on services, construction, tourism and the banking sector. Given the entirely urbanised nature of Monaco, the Principality will consider all of its green spaces under the category of “parks and gardens”. The main sources of emissions in the Principality of Monaco are road transport, waste-to-energy and heating and air conditioning in buildings.

Monaco
164 Country Profile (NDC)

Mongolia

Developing country that is vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.

Mongolia
165 Country Profile (NDC)

Montenegro

<p>Non-Annex I country that is vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.</p>

Montenegro
166 Country Profile (NDC)

Morocco

With an increasing population and vulnerability to the effects of drought, the Northern African developing nation is also prone to water scarcity, declining agricultural production, floods and rising sea levels.

Morocco
167 Country Profile (NDC)

Mozambique

Developing country that is extremely vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.

Mozambique
168 Country Profile (NDC)

Myanmar

LDC that is extremely vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.

Myanmar
169 Country Profile (NDC)

Namibia

Developing country that is extremely vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.

Namibia
170 Country Profile (NDC)

Nauru

SID that is highly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change and currently experiencing loss and damage.

Nauru
171 Country Profile (NDC)

Nepal

<p>LDC that is highly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change and currently experiencing loss and damage.</p>

Nepal
172 Country Profile (NDC)

Netherlands

The 28 Member States of the European Union submitted an INDC on behalf of Latvia and the European Commission. They are committed to the agreement from the Paris Conference in December 2015 in line with the below 2°C objective. The main sectors under coverage for the EU’s INDC are energy, industrial processes and product use, agriculture, waste, and, land use, land-use change and forestry (set out in Decision 529/2013/EU).

Netherlands
173 Country Profile (NDC)

New Zealand

<p>Developed/Annex I country.</p>

New Zealand
174 Country Profile (NDC)

Nicaragua

Nicaragua
175 Country Profile (NDC)

Niger

Niger a non-Annex I Sahelian country, three-fourths of the area of which is situated the desert zone, which makes it highly exposed to climate risks, with rainfall that is highly variable during the year, in terms of both space and time.

Niger
176 Country Profile (NDC)

Nigeria

Developing country that is highly vulnerable to impacts of climate change.

Nigeria
177 Country Profile (NDC)

Niue

<p>SID that is highly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.</p>

Niue
178 Country Profile (NDC)

Norway

The 28 Member States of the European Union submitted an INDC on behalf of Latvia and the European Commission. They are committed to the agreement from the Paris Conference in December 2015 in line with the below 2°C objective. The main sectors under coverage for the EU’s INDC are energy, industrial processes and product use, agriculture, waste, and, land use, land-use change and forestry (set out in Decision 529/2013/EU).

Norway
179 Country Profile (NDC)

Oman

<p>Developing country that is vulnerable to the impacts of climate change, particularly to tropical cyclones, sea level rise, coastal erosion and desertification.</p>

Oman
180 Country Profile (NDC)

Pakistan

Developing country vulnerable to impacts of climate change.

Pakistan
181 Country Profile (NDC)

Palau

Palau
182 Country Profile (NDC)

Palestine

Palestine
183 Country Profile (NDC)

Panama

<p>The developing nation of Panama presents vulnerabilities in the energy sector.</p>

Panama
184 Country Profile (NDC)

Papua New Guinea

SID that is highly vulnerable to impacts of climate change.

Papua New Guinea
185 Country Profile (NDC)

Paraguay

<p>A developing nation Paraguay is a landlocked country, with nearly seven million people who had the highest economic growth in Latin America over the past 30 years. It is a country with many natural resources and the production of clean energy is one of the most important activities in the country, and a growing agricultural development with a production system based almost entirely by agriculture or conservation system of direct sowing and a growing livestock with highly profitable markets in the country requiring greater effort in producing food for the world.</p>

Paraguay
186 Country Profile (NDC)

Peru

Peru has seven out of the nine characteristics to be recognized by the UNFCCC as a "particularly vulnerable" country; these features are intensified by anthropogenic processes that cause the degradation of ecosystems and environmental pollution. The country also faces diverse threats of hydro-meteorological origin, as indicated by national emergencies and disasters, 72% of which are related to this kind of phenomena (extreme drought and rain, floods, frost, etc.).

Peru
187 Country Profile (NDC)

Philippines

<p>Developing country that is highly vulnerable to impacts of climate change.</p>

Philippines
188 Country Profile (NDC)

Poland

The 28 Member States of the European Union submitted an INDC on behalf of Latvia and the European Commission. They are committed to the agreement from the Paris Conference in December 2015 in line with the below 2°C objective. The main sectors under coverage for the EU’s INDC are energy, industrial processes and product use, agriculture, waste, and, land use, land-use change and forestry (set out in Decision 529/2013/EU).

Poland
189 Country Profile (NDC)

Portugal

The 28 Member States of the European Union submitted an INDC on behalf of Latvia and the European Commission. They are committed to the agreement from the Paris Conference in December 2015 in line with the below 2°C objective. The main sectors under coverage for the EU’s INDC are energy, industrial processes and product use, agriculture, waste, and, land use, land-use change and forestry (set out in Decision 529/2013/EU).

Portugal
190 Country Profile (NDC)

Qatar

Oil-rich developing country that is vulnerable to impacts of climate change.

Qatar
191 Country Profile (NDC)

Republic of Korea

<p>Not specified.</p>

Republic of Korea
192 Country Profile (NDC)

Romania

The 28 Member States of the European Union submitted an INDC on behalf of Latvia and the European Commission. They are committed to the agreement from the Paris Conference in December 2015 in line with the below 2°C objective. The main sectors under coverage for the EU’s INDC are energy, industrial processes and product use, agriculture, waste, and, land use, land-use change and forestry (set out in Decision 529/2013/EU).

Romania
193 Country Profile (NDC)

Russia

Not specified.

Russia
194 Country Profile (NDC)

Rwanda

<p>LDC that is highly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.</p>

Rwanda
195 Country Profile (NDC)

Saint Kitts and Nevis

SID that is highly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.

Saint Kitts and Nevis
196 Country Profile (NDC)

Saint Lucia

SID that is highly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.

Saint Lucia
197 Country Profile (NDC)

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

<p>SID that is highly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.</p>

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
198 Country Profile (NDC)

Samoa

SID that is highly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.

Samoa
199 Country Profile (NDC)

San Marino

Small, sparsely populated country located in central Italy.

San Marino
200 Country Profile (NDC)

Sao Tome and Principe

SID that is highly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.

Sao Tome and Principe

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