Country: Kiribati


  • Chair: 2010-2011
  • Member since: 2009

National Focal Points

Mr. Andrew Teem

Senior Policy Advisor, Office of Te Beretitenti

Ministry for Environment, Lands, & Agricultural Development


National Climate Change Actions

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

Emissions mitigation: Reduce GHG emissions by 61.8% (in relation to GHG emissions BAU levels (2000)) by 2030 conditional to external support in sectors of energy and transport. Adaptation: Priority actions: 1) Strengthening good governance, policies, strategies and legislation; 2) Improving knowledge and information generation, management and sharing; 3) Strengthening and greening the private sector, including small-scale business; 4) Increasing water and food security with integrated and sector-specific approaches and promoting healthy and resilient ecosystems + 8 other highlighted priority actions.

Population (2015)


United Nations Population Division

GNI per capita (2016)


World Bank

PPP current international dollar

Emissions per capita (2014)

0.865 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 Vulnerability Level


Climate Vulnerability Level

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

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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