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Niger

Niger or the Niger, officially the Republic of the Niger, is a landlocked country in West Africa named after the Niger River. Niger is bordered by Libya to the northeast, Chad to the east, Nigeria to the south, Benin to the southwest, Mali to the northwest, Burkina Faso to the southwest, and Algeria to the northwest.

Member since: 2015

 

Capital

Niamey

Population (2015)

23,310,719

GNI Per Capita (2016)

$463.9

Emissions Per Capita (2014)

0.185 tons

Website Links

National Focal Points

Mr. Hama Kansaye Souleymane

DIRECTOR, INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Mr. Kamaye Maâzou

CABINET DU PREMIER MINISTRE, CONSEILLER SE/CNEDD, DIVISION CHANGEMENTS ET VARIABILITÉ CLIMATIQUES

Cabinet du Premier Ministre

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: Priorities:

1) Improving the resilience of the agriculture, animal husbandry and forestry sub-sectors;

2) Water resources;

3) Fishing;

4) Fauna + 2 other highlighted priorities.

Reduce GHG emissions by 3.5% (in relation to GHG emissions BAU levels (2000)) by 2030 unconditionally and reduce GHG emissions by 34.6% % (in relation to GHG emissions BAU levels (2000)) by 2030 conditional to external support in sectors of agriculture, forestry and other land uses and energy.

Adaptation: Priorities:

1) Improving the resilience of the agriculture, animal husbandry and forestry sub-sectors;

2) Water resources;

3) Fishing;

4) Fauna + 2 other highlighted priorities.

News from Niger

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