Members

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Country: Philippines

@cccphl

  • Chair: 2015-2016
  • Troika Member
  • Member Since: 2011

National Focal Points

Mr. Emmanuel M. De Guzman

Secretary and Vice Chairperson

Climate Change Commission, Office of the President

Mr. Val Roque

DIRECTOR OF DIVISION II: ENVIRONMENTAL SECURITY

Department of Foreign Affairs

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National Climate Change Actions

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

Emissions mitigation: Reduce GHG emissions by 70% (in relation to GHG emissions BAU levels (2000)) by 2030 conditional to external support in sectors of energy, transport, waste, forestry and industry. Adaptation: Priority measures : 1) Institutional and system strengthening for downscaling climate change models, climate scenario-building, climate monitoring and observation; 2) Roll-out of science-based climate/disaster risk and vulnerability assessment process as the basis for mainstreaming climate and disaster risks reduction in development plans, programs and projects; 3) Development of climate and disaster-resilient ecosystem(s); 4) Enhancement of climate and disaster-resilience of key sectors – agriculture, water and health + 2 other highlighted priority measures.

Population (2015)

101.7 million

United Nations Population Division

GNI per capita (2016)

$9'400

World Bank

PPP current international dollar.

Emissions per capita (2014)

1.804 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

Severe

DARA and the Climate Vulnerable Forum

Multi-dimensional climate change vulnerability for 2030 (2012).

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