- Member Since 2011
National Focal Points
Ms. Selamawit Desta
ENVIRONMENTAL LAW EXPERT AND CLIMATE CHANGE NEGOTIATOR
Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change
Ms. Fortuna Dibaco
DIRECTOR FOR UNITED NATIONS ECONOMIC AND DEVELOPMENT AFFAIRS, INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS DIRECTORATE GENERAL
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
National Climate Change Actions
Summarized Information derived from Nationally determined contributions (NDCs) submitted by parties
Emissions mitigation: Reduce GHG emissions by 64% (in relation to GHG emissions BAU levels (2010)) by 2030 conditional to external support in sectors of agriculture, forestry, transport, electric power, industry and buildings. Adaptation: Priority action: 1) Mainstream adaptation to climate change into all public and private development initiatives; 2) Increase resilience; 3) Reduce vulnerability of livelihoods and landscapes. Priority pillars: 1) Drought; 2) Floods; 3) other cross-cutting interventions.
United Nations Population Division
GNI per capita (2016)
PPP current international dollar.
Emissions per capita (2014)
1.350 million megatonnes
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
DARA and the Climate Vulnerable Forum
Multi-dimensional climate change vulnerability for 2030 (2012).