Constitution of the Republic of Tunisia ( 2014 )

"The state guarantees the right to a healthy and balanced environment and the right to participate in the protection of the climate."…read more

Law Relating to the Generation of Renewable Energy ( 2015 )

This law sets the legal framework for the realisation of renewable energy projects at the local scale and for export purposes. Art. 3 charges the Ministry responsible for Energy to develop a national plan of the electricity generation from renewable energies. The law details the technical and administrative rules to practically organise the market.…read more

National Sustainable Development Strategy ( 2007 )

Refers to climate change and the greenhouse effect.…read more

Decree establishing the powers of the national Renewable Energy Agency  ( 2004 )

The Agency's responsibilities include mitigation of GHG emissions and developing a GHG inventory.…read more

Economy-wide

NDC Laws and National Policies

13% (unconditional) to 41% (conditional) reduction in carbon intensity by 2030 compared to 2010

Economy Wide | Intensity Target | Target year: 2030 | Base year: 2010

Source: NDC

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

Energy

NDC Laws and National Policies

30% renewable energy share in electricity production by 2030

Renewable Energy | Target year: 2030

Cumulated savings of 3 million tonnes of oil equivalent (Mtoe) by 2010, 30 Mtoe by 2020 and 80 Mtoe by 2030 by 2010, 2020, 2030 against a 2002 baseline

Energy Efficiency | Base Year Target | Target year: 2030 | Base year: 2002 | Source(s): National S... (2007 / Executive)

Triple the solar water heater distribution rate (220 m² of collectors per 1,000 inhabitants in 2030)

Renewable Energy: Solar | Target year: 2030

-30% in primary energy demand

Energy: General

Source: NDC

LULUCF

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

400,000 new hectares of forests and silvo-pastoral plantations by 2011

Land Use Change | Fixed Level Target | Target year: 2011 | Base year: 2002 | Source(s): National S... (2007 / 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.

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

The recovery of 3 million tons of solid waste for RDF production by 2030

Solid Waste | Target year: 2030

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

50% of the quantities of waste buried in controlled landfills

Waste: General

Source: NDC

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