Law No. 2015-537 (Agricultural Guidance of Côte d’Ivoire) ( 2015 )

This law precises the national agricultural development policy of Ivory Coast. It notably aims at developping an agriculture sector ensuring food sovereignty, good nutrition and good employment. The law's dispositions apply among others to agriculture, forestry, agroforestry, unless more specific documents apply. Sustainable land management is one of the core long-term objective. Art. 55 states…read more

2014-390 Act of 20 June 2014 guidance on sustainable development ( 2014 )

This law defines the fundamental objectives of governmental action with regard to sustainable development. It notably aims at specifying the related political tools, integrate sustainability principles in all public and private activities, come up with climate change specific tools, and create the conditions for rational and sustainable use of natural resources.…read more

Law n ° 2014-427 (Ivorian forestry code) ( 2014 )

This law sets up the Ivorian Forestry Code in order to define sustainable management rules for the country's forests. The law notably aims at reinforcing the forests' contribution to sustainable development, preserve and value the biological diversity, and promote the active participation of local populations and NGOs to sustainable management of forests. The document specifies…read more

Law No. 2014-132 relating to the code of electricity ( 2014 )

This law defines the general principles of organization, operation and development and sets specific rules for the electricity sector. It notably aims at 1) guaranteeing energy independence and security of electricity supply; 2) promoting the development of new and renewable energies; 3) develop electrical energy and promote access to this energy; 4) promoting energy management;…read more

Capacity building for Disaster Risk Reduction in Côte d’Ivoire 2016-2020 ( 2016 )

This Action Plan follows an assessment of the country’s capacity regarding disaster risk management. Through its implementation Côte d'Ivoire aims to achieve a substantial reduction in the loss and risk of disasters in terms of human lives, livelihoods and health, and economic, physical, social, cultural and environmental damage to individuals, businesses and communities. The plan…read more

Decree No. 2016-862 on energy management ( 2016 )

This Decree establishes the terms, conditions and obligations for the implementation of energy management. Its purpose is to to direct energy demand towards greater efficiency of the energy system in the context of national energy policy and national programs of the Government on energy efficiency and renewable energies. The control of energy must make it…read more

National Climate Change Program (PNCC) ( 2014 )

The document's objective is for the country to come up by 2020 with a sustainable socio-economic development framework that integrates the challenges of climate change into all sectors in Côte d Ivoire and contributes to improving people's living conditions and their resilience. The National Climate Change Strategy focuses primarily on seven (07) strategic axes integrating…read more

National Strategy for Fight against Climate Change 2015-2020 ( 2014 / Mitigation and adaptation Framework )

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Decree 2012-988 establishing the National Platform for Risk Reduction and Disaster Management ( 2012 )

This decree creates a National Platform for Risk Reduction and Disaster Management (National Platform RRC) caused by hazards of natural origin or attributable to hazards or environmental risks and related technologies. It is an intersectoral institutional framework for analysis and advice for the implementation of all disaster prevention, preparedness, mitigation and response actions.…read more

Decree no. 2012-1049 (creating the National Commission for the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions from deforestation and forest degradation) ( 2012 )

This decree creates the National Commission for the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions from deforestation and forest degradation (CN-REDD+) and sets its functioning mechanisms and missions. CN-REDD+ is notably in charge of defning orientations and reviewing the REDD+ programme in Ivory Coast, and to set up a national fund for REDD+.…read more

Decree No. 2012-1050 creating the National Authority of the Mechanism for a Clean Development (AN-CDM) ( 2012 )

This decree establishes, allocates, organises and operates the National Authority of the Clean Development Mechanism (ND-CDM). Given the negative impacts of climate change, Côte d'Ivoire is committed to fighting greenhouse gas emissions from human activities through the ratification of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, and by the ratification of the Kyoto Protocol…read more

National disaster risk management strategy and Action plan ( 2011 )

The National Disaster Risk Management Strategy and Plan of Action aims to strengthen national capacities in disaster risk management. It presents a general overview of the country (climate and geography), the institutional framework, the National Strategy which focuses on 4 lines of action (public sector engagement, risk assessment, awareness and capacity building) and the Action…read more

Solar tax incentive ( 2011 )

The solar tax incentive introduced by the government in 2011, reduced the rate of value added tax (VAT) applied to “solar energy production equipment” from 18% to 9%.…read more

Strategic Development Plan 2011-2030 (updated by the National Energy Seminar synthesis report) ( 2011 / Mitigation and adaptation Framework )

The Strategic Development Plan 2011-2030 is a document set out by the government to detail its development vision over the period. Several five-year plans and sectoral documents complete the overall Plan from 2011. The Plan further has extensive annexes detailing sectoral projects. In the case of Conventional Electricity, Renewable and other New Energy, the dedicated…read more

Economy-wide

NDC Laws and National Policies

28% reduction in GHG emissions by 2030 compared to the BAU scenario

Economy Wide | Baseline Scenario Target | Target year: 2030 | Base year: business as usual scenario

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.

Distribution of five (5) million Low Consumption Lamps in residential areas by 2011 against a 2012 baseline

Energy Efficiency | Base Year Target | Target year: 2011 | Base year: 2012 | Source(s): Strategic ... (2011 / Executive)

Energy

NDC Laws and National Policies

42% of electricity mix from renewable energies by 2030

Renewable Energy | Target year: 2030

Reach a proportion of renewable energies in the energy mix of 5% in 2015, 15% in 2020 and 20% in 2030 and potentially double energy efficiency rates

Renewable Energy | Trajectory Target | Target year: 2030 | Base year: 2011 | Source(s): Strategic ... (2011 / Executive)

32% of electricity mix from natural gas combined cycle plants by 2030

Gas-to-Power | Target year: 2030

Source: NDC

LULUCF

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

Reach 20% of tree cover of the national territory

Afforestation | Trajectory Target | Base year: 2014 | Source(s): Law n ° 2... (2014 / Legislative)

Agriculture

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

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

Cross-Cutting Area

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

Disaster Risk Management (DRM)

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

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

Waste

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.

Water

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.
To date, Côte d’Ivoire does not have any litigation listed.
Last modified 8 May, 2017