National Focal Points

Mr. El Housseynou Ly

Conseiller Technique

Cabinet du Ministre

Mr. El Hadji Boubacar Dia

UNFCCC Focal Point. Chef de la Division régionale de l'Environnement et des Etablissements classés (DREEC) de Saint Louis

Direction de l'Environnement et des Etablissements Classes (DEEC)


National Climate Change Actions

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

Emissions mitigation: Reduce GHG emissions by 21 % (in relation to GHG emissions BAU levels (2010)) by 2030 conditional to external support and reduce GHG emissions by 5% unconditionally in sectors of energy, agriculture, waste and industrial processes and product use. Adaptation: Priority sectors : 1) Biodiversity; 2) Costal zones; 3) Water ressources; 4) Fisheries + 4 other highlighted priority sectors.

Population (2015)

15 million

United Nations Population Division

GNI per capita (2016)


World Bank

PPP current international dollar

Emissions per capita (2014)

1.610 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

24 thousand displaced by climate related disasters (2016)


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

6,900.7 (45.7 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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