Country: South Sudan

  • Member since: 2015

National Focal Points

Mr. Christopher Wani Jada

Ambassador, Director of the Environment and Natural Resources

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation

Mr. Lutana Musa Lasu

Director Climate Change and Adaption, Ministry of Environment

Ministry of Environment


National Climate Change Actions

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

Emissions mitigation: Not available. Adaptation: Priority sectors : 1) Agriculture and livestock; 2) Health; 3) Adapting Vulnerable Communities; 4) Forests, Biodiversity and Ecosystems + 2 other highlighted priority sectors.

Population (2015)

12 million

United Nations Population Division

GNI per capita (2016)


World Bank

PPP current international dollar

Emissions per capita (2014)

4.197 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/Disaster Displacement

Part of the 20 countries worst affected by displacement in 2014.


Climate Vulnerability Level


Climate Vulnerability Level

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

11,697.3 (95.1 per 100 000)

World Health Organization

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