Members States

Lebanon

Lebanon, officially known as the Lebanese Republic, is a country in Western Asia. It is bordered by Syria to the north and east and Israel to the south, while Cyprus lies west across the Mediterranean Sea.

Member since: 2016

 

Capital

Beirut

Population (2015)

6,855,709

GNI Per Capita (2016)

$1,767.5

Emissions Per Capita (2014)

5.823 tons

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National Focal Points

H.E. Ms. Dona Turk

DIRECTOR, DIRECTORATE OF THE ECONOMY

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Emigrants

Ms. Samar Malek

HEAD/UNFCCC FOCAL POINT

Ministry of Environment

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 Sectors:

1) Biodiversity;

2) Forestry and agriculture;

3) Water

Reduce GHG emissions by 30% (in relation to GHG emissions BAU levels (2011)) by 2030 conditional to external support and reduce GHG emissions by 15% (in relation to GHG emissions BAU levels (2011)) by 2030 unconditionally in sectors of energy, industrial processes and other product use, agriculture, LULUCF and waste.

Adaptation: Priority Sectors:

1) Biodiversity;

2) Forestry and agriculture;

3) Water

News from Lebanon

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