Conservation and Climate Adaptation Trust of Seychelles Act ( 2015 )

This Act establishes the Conservation and Climate Adaptation Trust of Seychelles for the purpose of regulating debt swap transactions. The Trust shall 1) develop and administer the Endowment Fund, the Revolving Fund and the Additional Endowment Fund, and any other sources of funding, 2) administer the assets of the Trust, intended to provide a sustainable flow…read more

Disaster Risk Management Act ( 2014 )

This Act aims at implementing effective management of disaster risk through a comprehensive and integrated all-hazard approach. A Disaster Risk Division is created in Part II. The document defines the missions and organisation of this Division. Part II, art. 4, mentions climate change effects as one of the factors to monitor. Part III states that…read more

Energy Act ( 2012 )

This Act repeals and replaces the Seychelles Energy Commission Act 2010, and notably makes provisions for renewable energy and energy efficiency. The Commission is notably in charge of designing tariffs that are favourable to renewable energy sources, and foster public awareness about the importance of renewable energy in all sectors. Part VI of the document…read more

Seychelles’ National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan ( 2014 )

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Seychelles Sustainable Development Strategy 2012-2020 ( 2012 )

The Seychelles Sustainable Development Strategy (SSDS) 2012-2020 is a national instrument which incorporates national priorities for sustainable development and lays out a roadmap for the implementation of those priorities. The Strategy aims at contributing to the realisation of the nation’s economic, social and cultural potential through an innovative, knowledge-led approach, while being mindful of the…read more

Seychelles National Climate Change Strategy ( 2009 / Mitigation and adaptation Framework )

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To date, Seychelles does not have any litigation listed.

Emissions More information

Rank as emitter (including LULUCF):
Below Top 50
Country-reported GHG emissions (incl. LULUCF) (MTCO2):-0.49 (reporting year: 2000 )
Country-reported GHG emissions (excl. LULUCF) (MTCO2):0.33 (reporting year: 2000 )

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Targets

Economy wide targets - Up to (and including) 2020

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    Economy-wide targets - Beyond 2020

    GHG emissions reduction of 21.4% by 2025 and 29.0% by 2030, compared to business-as-usual scenario.

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    • Country's iNDC
    Targets - Energy demand

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      Targets - LULUCF

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        Targets - Renewables

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              Policies

              GHG Mitigation framework More information

              Seychelles National Climate Change Strategy

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              Adaptation framework More information

              Seychelles National Climate Change Strategy

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              Policies - Carbon pricing

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                Policies - Promotion of low-carbon energy (inc. renewables)

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                  Policies - Energy demand

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                    Policies - Transport

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                      Policies - LULUCF

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                        Last modified 8 May, 2017