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

Framework for Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Reduction ( 2015 / Adaptation Framework )

This document outlines the government's vision regarding climate change and associated disasters. It aims at identifying adaptation priorities and to provide a framework for long-term planning. Priorities outlined are water energy and food security, safeguarding a healthy environment, people and productive land resources. The document lists in section 4 a number of specific priorities to…read more

Energy Road Map 2014 – 2020 ( 2014 )

This roadmap aims at ensuring that the objectives of sustainability and affordable, reliable supply set up under the National Energy Policy Framework fo 2009 are pursued over the period 2014-2020. This document sets 2020 targets, including 50 % of grid electricity from renewable sources, and a 30 % improvement in the energy efficiency of residential,…read more

Energy Policy Framework ( 2009 )

Foreword notes that the effort will contribute to reducing carbon emissions and the impact of climate change. Emphasises energy efficiency and renewable energy sources.…read more

National Sustainability Development Strategy (NSDS) 2005-2025 ( 2009 )

This Strategy, as revised in 2009, aims at granting Nauruans with a sustainable quality of life. Overarching goals are defined as achieving 1) stable, trustworthy, fiscally responsible government, 2) provision of enhanced social, infrastructure and utilities services, 3) development of an economy based on multiple sources of revenue, 4) rehabilitation of mined out lands for…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.

Energy

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

50% energy consumed from renewables by 2015

Renewable Energy | Base Year Target | Target year: 2015 | Base year: 2015 | Source(s): Energy Pol... (2009 / Executive)

50% grid electricity supplied from renewables by 2020

Renewable Energy | Base Year Target | Target year: 2020 | Base year: 2020 | Source(s): Energy Roa... (2014 / Executive)

Less than 10% energy loss in power production and distribution by 2015

Energy Efficiency | Base Year Target | Target year: 2015 | Base year: 2015 | Source(s): National S... (2009 / Executive)

Urban

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

30% energy efficiency improvement in residential, commercial, and government sectors by 2020 against a 2014 baseline

Energy Efficiency | Base Year Target | Target year: 2020 | Base year: 2014 | Source(s): Energy Roa... (2014 / Executive)

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.

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
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.

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, Nauru does not have any litigation listed.
Last modified 8 May, 2017