National Focal Points

Mr. Ernesto Reyna Alcántara

Executive Vice President, National Council for Climate Change and Clean Development Mechanism (CNCCMDL)

Ministerio de Medio Ambiente y Resursos Naturales


National Climate Change Actions

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

Emissions mitigation: Reduce GHG emissions by 25% (in relation to GHG emissions BAU levels (2010)) by 2030 conditional to external support in sectors of energy, industrial processes and product use, agriculture, waste and land use, land use change and forestry. Adaptation: Priority focus areas: 1) Ecosystem-Based Adaptation and Resilience of Ecosystems; 2) Increase of Adaptive Capacity and Decrease of Territorial and Sectoral Vulnerability; 3) Integrated Water Management; 4) Health + 5 other highlighted focus areas.

Population (2015)

10.5 million

United Nations Population Division

GNI per capita (2016)


World Bank

PPP current international dollar

Emissions per capita (2014)

3.099 tons

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/Disaster Displacement

865 thousand displaced by Hurricane Georges, flooding and landslides (1998)


Climate Vulnerability Level


Climate Vulnerability Level

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

Mortality attributable to joint effects of household and ambient air pollution (2015)

2,740.5 (26.1 per 100 000)

World Health Organization

Climate change attributable deaths (2015) (Data by region 2004)


World Health Organization

Climate change attributable deaths for children under 5 (2015) (Data by region 2004)


World Health Organization

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