To date, Comoros does not have any climate change related laws.

Accelerated Growth and Sustainable Development Strategy 2015-2019 (SCA2D) ( 2014 )

The Accelerated Growth and Sustainable Development Strategy  (SCA2D) aims to strengthen the Comores social, economic and environmental situation over the period 2015-2019. It details specific measures to be taken by the government to achieve such development, notably regarding land degradation, vulnerability to climate change related disasters, the promotion of a green economy, and raising public awareness…read more

Economy-wide

NDC Laws and National Policies

84% reduction in GHG emissions by 2030 compared to the reference scenario, including sinks from the Land Use, Land-Use Change, and Forestry (LULUCF) sector.

Economy Wide | Baseline Scenario Target | Target year: 2030 | Base year: N/A

Source: NDC

There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

LULUCF

NDC Laws and National Policies

2,200 ha annually for a 5 year period from 2015-2019

Reforestation | Target year: 2019

Increase the territory's share covered by forests by 6% by 2019 against a 2015 baseline

Afforestation | Fixed Level Target | Target year: 2019 | Base year: 2015 | Source(s): Accelerate... (2014 / Executive)

-‹-‹11,116 ha forest cover by 2019, increase 200 ha anually

Afforestation

383000 tCO2eq by 2030 | 267000 tCO2eq by 2025 | 143800 tCO2eq by 2020

LULUCF/Forestry: General | Target year: 2030

Source: NDC

Agriculture

NDC Laws and National Policies

100% of farmers use techniques and varieties adapted to the impacts of climate change by 2030. 100% of the farmers have a water management system adapted to the impacts of climate change by 2030

Climate Smart Agriculture | Target year: 2030

Source: NDC

There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Buildings

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Coastal Zones

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Cross-Cutting Area

NDC Laws and National Policies

By 2030, 100 % of the population in vulnerable areas is relocated or benefit from protecting from the risk of climate change in particular sea level rise and floods;

Capacity Building And Knowledge Transfer | Target year: 2030

There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

By 2020, the NAP process is completed by 2020;|Adaptation to Climate change is systematically integrated in the research and education programs;|Integration of adaptation to climate change in laws, strategies and sectorial policies is achieved. All the actors of the state, centralized and also decentralized to the municipality level benefit from a strengthening of targeted adaptation capacity to climate change.

Capacity Building And Knowledge Transfer | Target year: 2020

Source: NDC

Disaster Risk Management (DRM)

NDC Laws and National Policies

By 2020:The country has a early warning system and effective intervention able to intervene on the whole territoryBy 2030:The country has an early warning system and effective interventions can be made throughout the territory in case the emergence of

Early Warning System | Target year: 2030

Source: NDC

There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Energy

NDC Laws and National Policies

41200 tCO2eq by 2030 | 29500 tCO2eq by 2025 | 18500 tCO2eq by 2020; Rehabilitation of power plants: A decrease of 6% in losses is possible

Energy: General | Target year: 2030

There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Maximum potential of hydro power generation by 2030

Renewable Energy: Hydro | Target year: 2030

14 MW geothermal by 2030

Renewable Energy: Geothermal | Target year: 2030

14 MW solar energy by 2020

Renewable Energy: Solar | Target year: 2020

Rehabilitation of power plants: A decrease of 6% in losses is possible

Supply-Side Efficiency: Power Generation Efficiency Improvement: Rehabilitation

Source: NDC

Environment

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Health

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Industry

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Social Development

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Tourism

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Transportation

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Urban

NDC Laws and National Policies

The country has a system of construction codes and standards which takes into account climate change and the risk of flooding associated with sea level rise and intensified cyclones by 2030

Sustainable Urban Planning | Intensity Target | Target year: 2030

Source: NDC

There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Waste

NDC Laws and National Policies

5500 tCO2eq by 2030 | 5000 tCO2eq by 2025 | 4400 tCO2eq by 2020

Waste: General | Target year: 2030

Source: NDC

There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Water

NDC Laws and National Policies

1. 66 % of the population with access to drinking water by 2020; 2. 100% of the population with access to drinking water by 2030

Water Supply | Target year: 2030

Source: NDC

There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.
To date, Comoros does not have any litigation listed.
Last modified 8 May, 2017