Members States

Nepal

Nepal, officially the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, is a sovereign country in South Asia. It is mainly in the Himalayas, but also includes parts of the Indo-Gangetic Plain. It is the 49th largest country by population and 93rd largest country by area.

Member since: 2009

 

Capital

Kathmandu

Population (2015)

28,608,715

GNI Per Capita (2016)

$441.6

Emissions Per Capita (2014)

0.496 tons

Website Links

National Focal Points

Mr. Sudhir Bhattarai

UNDER SECRETARY

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Mr. Maheshwar Dhakal

JOINT-SECRETARY AND HEAD OF CLIMATE CHANGE MANAGEMENT DIVISION

Ministry of Forest and Environment, Government of Nepal

National Climate Vulnerability Level and actions

0 Average

Sea Level Rise

Due to climate change sea level rising index

3 mm/yr

0.23%

Sea Level Rise

Due to climate change sea level rising index

3 mm/yr

0.23%

Sea Level Rise

Due to climate change sea level rising index

3 mm/yr

0.23%

Adaptation: Priority:

Integrating climate change adaptation and resilience from local to national level planning processes that are bottom-up, inclusive, responsive and flexible.

Not available.

Adaptation: Priority:

Integrating climate change adaptation and resilience from local to national level planning processes that are bottom-up, inclusive, responsive and flexible.

News from Nepal

Prioritization and tracking of actions for the most vulnerable

Prioritization and tracking of actions for the most vulnerable

The Climate Vulnerable Forum (CVF), consisting of nearly 50 of the most climate vulnerable developing countries, which was set up a decade ago on the basis of their common vulnerability to climate change, has now evolved into a more robust group of countries who are no longer only emphasising their vulnerability but rather moving towards resilience.

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