Country: Niger

  • Member since: 2015

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 Change Actions

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

Emissions mitigation: 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.

Population (2015)

20 million

United Nations Population Division

GNI per capita (2016)


World Bank

PPP current international dollar

Emissions per capita (2014)

1.548 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

Climate/Disaster Displacement

Part of the 20 countries worst affected by displacement between 2008-2014.


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

22,116.6 (111.7 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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