Members

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National Focal Points

Ms. Joyce Bourne

SENIOR FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICER

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade

Mr. Edison Alleyne

PERMANENT SECRETARY

Ministry of Environment and Drainage

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National Climate Change Actions

Summarized Information derived from Nationally determined contributions (NDCs) submitted by parties

Emissions mitigation: Reduce GHG emissions by 37% (in relation to GHG emissions BAU levels (2008)) by 2025 and reduce GHG emissions by 44% (in relation to GHG emissions BAU levels (2008)) by 2030 conditional to external support in the sectors of energy and waste. Adaptation: Priority sectors/programs: 1) Regional Monitoring and Evaluation System for Disaster Risk Management (DRM) and Climate Change Adaptation (CCA) in the Caribbean Tourism Sector; 2) Water Resource Management & Flood Resilience CCA Programme; 3) Coastal Risk Assessment Programme; 4) Piloting CCA to Protect human Health Project (Global Project by WHO/UNDP & GEF funded); 1 other highlighted program.

Population (2015)

284'000

United Nations Population Division

GNI per capita (2016)

$16'070

World Bank

PPP current international dollar.

Emissions per capita (2014)

6.070 million megatonnes

Climate Analytics

Annual tons of CO2 equivalent per capita including land-use, land-use change and forestry (LULUCF) and all Kyoto Protocol greenhouse gases.

Climate Vulnerability Level

High

DARA and the Climate Vulnerable Forum

Multi-dimensional climate change vulnerability for 2030 (2012).

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