Country: Maldives

@MDVForeign ; @EnvGovMv ‏

  • Chair: 2009-2010
  • Member since: 2009

National Focal Points

Mr. Amjad Abdulla

Director-General / Chief Negotiator for AOSIS, Ministry of Environment and Energy

Ministry of Environment and Energy


National Climate Change Actions

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

Emissions mitigation: Reduce GHG emissions by 24% (in relation to GHG emissions BAU levels (2011)) by 2030 conditional to external support in sectors of energy, transportation and waste. Adaptation: Priority sectors : 1) Enhancing food security; 2) Infrastructure resilience; 3) Public health; 4) Enhancing water security + 6 other highlighted priority sectors.

Population (2015)


United Nations Population Division

GNI per capita (2016)


World Bank

PPP current international dollar

Emissions per capita (2014)

3.352 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).

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

62.6 (15.3 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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