To date, Sao Tome and Principe does not have any climate change related laws.

Decree-Law No. 26/2014 – Legal Regime of the Energy Sector ( 2014 )

Mentioned in INDC and other online sources, but not available online.…read more

Decree No. 13/2012 creating the National Committee for Climate Change (Comissão Nacional de Mudanças Climáticas) ( 2012 )

Mentioned in INDC which notes that it was published in the Daily Gazette of the Republic No. 81, of 11 July 2012. No other online evidence.…read more

Economy-wide

NDC Laws and National Policies

57 ktCO2e (or approxiamtely 24% national emission) reduction in GHG emission 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.

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

13% Solar PV in the national electricity system

Renewable Energy: Solar

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

34% Hydro in the national electricity system

Renewable Energy: Hydro

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

Reduce the illegal and indiscriminate felling of trees by 15%, by 2030

Land Degradation | Target year: 2030

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

BAU scenario expected to have (-630) ktCO2eq of net emission from LULUCF sector

LULUCF/Forestry: General

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, Sao Tome and Principe does not have any litigation listed.
Last modified 8 May, 2017