Law no. 1/2011 (approving the Basic Law on the Environment) ( 2011 )

This Law establishes the policy basis on environment of Guinea-Bissau. It defines the legal basis for a sustainable environmental use and management. Environmental measures to protect and improve wellbeing, health, social and cultural development of communities, must notably include those that protect the air and the climate (art. 6.q). Climate and meteorological information and data…read more

Decree-Law no. 11/2011 creating the National Institute of Meteorology ( 2011 )

This Decree-Law creates the National Institute of Meteorology of Guinea-Bissau (INM-GB). The Institute is a public institute under governmental supervision. The document further establishes the institute's missions, including assessing climate, its variability, its effects, and contributing to develop adaptation recommendations.…read more

Economy-wide

NDC Laws and National Policies

Not Applicable

Economy Wide | Not Applicable | Target year: N/A | Base year: N/A

Source: NDC

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

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.

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

Disaster Risk Management (DRM)

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.

Energy

NDC Laws and National Policies

80% of universal access to electricity by 2030

Energy Access | Target year: 2030

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

Reduce energy losses up to 10% in the 2030 time span

Energy Efficiency | Base Year Target | Target year: 2030

80% renewable energy in the national energy mix by 2030

Renewable Energy | Target year: 2030

80% in national energy mix by 2030

Renewable Energy | Target year: 2030

80% of universal access to electricity by 2030

Energy: General | Target year: 2030

Reduce energy losses up to 10% by 2030

Energy Efficiency | Base Year Target | Target year: 2030

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.

LULUCF

NDC Laws and National Policies

Increase the percentage of protected areas from 15% to 26%

Sustainable Forest Management

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

26% of protected area; Reduce illegal and indiscriminate felling of trees by 2030

Conservation | Target year: 2030

Source: NDC

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, Guinea-Bissau does not have any litigation listed.
Last modified 8 August, 2019