Law no. 2000-045 (on the Environmental Code) ( 2000 )

The purpose of this Act is to establish the general principles that should form the basis of the national policy for the protection of the environment and serve as a basis for the harmonization of ecological imperatives with the requirements of sustainable economic and social development. the national environmental policy strives in particular to guarantee…read more

Decree no. 2010-245 (establishing the National Agency for Renewable Energy Development) ( 2010 )

This Decree creates the National Agency for Renewable Energy Development. This Agency is in charge of implementing the government's renewable energy and energy efficiency policies over the Mauritanian territory. It notably sets up and realise specific renewable energy projects, identify financing schemes, provides technical training to workers, promote national and local companies, and suggests geographic…read more

Decree no. 2010-282 (setting the rules for the National Agency for Renewable Energy Development) ( 2010 )

This Decree sets the organisational and functioning rules for the National Agency for Renewable Energy Development. It notably determines the composition of the Agency, the duties of its board of directors, and ministries supervising the Agency.…read more

Economy-wide

NDC Laws and National Policies

2.68% (unconditional) to 22.3%, or 4.2 MtCO2e (conditional) reduction in GHG emissions by 2030 compared to the BAU scenario (18.84 MtCO2e); 33.56 MtCO2e cumulative avoided emissions 2020-2030

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.

Agriculture

NDC Laws and National Policies

20,431.5 GgCO2eq

Agriculture: General

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
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

12,711.1 GgCO2eq

Energy: General

Source: 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

30.5 GgCO2eq

Industries: General

Source: NDC

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

LULUCF

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

386.1 GgCO2eq

Waste: General

Source: 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.
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Last modified 8 May, 2017