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Côte d'Ivoire

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Latest Documents

, 2022

NDC COTE D'IVOIRE SUBMISSION, Nationally Determined Contribution from Côte d'Ivoire in 2022

, 2021

The National Development Plan (PND) 2021-2025  is the reference document for national development planning. In this document, the State devotes one of the six priority axes, in particular axis 5, to the fight against climatic changes.

, 2019

This document was prepared by the Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development with international bodies. The objectives of this document are stated as follows: Objective 1Assess the current situation of air quality and short-lived climate pollutants in Côte d’Ivoire. collect information on emission levels of short-lived climate pollutants;identify source...

, 2018

Côte d'Ivoire. Biennial update report (BUR). BUR 1., Biennial Update Report from Côte d'Ivoire in 2018

, 2018

The implementation of the governmental forest policy is supported by this Strategy, in line with the emergency program of the 2045 Strategic Development Plan for the Forest, Wildlife and Water Resources sectors. The main thrusts of this Strategy aim to:1/ Improve forest governance;2/ Strengthen the protection of residual forests, extend them and manage them sustainably in ...

  • Côte d'Ivoire's updated global objective represents an economy-wide reduction of GHG emissions of 30.41% in 2030 compared to the reference scenario, using national means, and a conditional reduction 98.95% by 2030 compared to the reference scenario, subject to appropriate international financial support. The mitigation scenario leading to the overall objective of 30.41%, the implementation of which is estimated at ten (10) billion US dollars, could create approximately 34,800 jobs in all sectorsEconomy-wide | Target year: 2030

Legislative Process

Côte d’Ivoire has a Presidential system. The Constitution of Côte d’Ivoire states that the executive power is composed of the President of the Republic, the Vice President of the Republic and the Government; the legislative power is exercised by a Parliament composed of the National Assembly and Senate, and the judicial power is comprised of the Supreme Court, Court of Auditors, Courts of Appeal, Courts of First Instance, administrative courts and Regional Audit Chambers. For Constitutional review purposes, article 126 of the Constitution identifies that a Constitutional Council is the independent and impartial body that has constitutional jurisdiction and that can provide for constitutional interpretation, as follows: “The Constitutional Council is a constitutional jurisdiction. It is independent and impartial. The Constitutional Council is the organ regulating the functioning of public bodies. The Constitutional Council is the judge of the conformity of the law with the constitutionality block”.