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Gambia

Climate targets: LULUCF

    • Reduce 0.275 MtCO2e in 2025 by planting trees on communal lands to increase forest coverage
      LULUCF | Target year: 2025
    • At least 20% of the total land area will be under effective forest management by 2015
      LULUCF | Fixed level target | Target year: 2015 | Base year: 2009
    • To ensure that 75% of forest lands are managed and protected according to forest management principles and plans in order to increase forest resource base by 2019
      LULUCF | Fixed level target | Target year: 2019 | Base year: 2009
      Source:

      Executive | 2009

    • To reserve, maintain and develop forest land resources including mangroves ecosystem covering at least 30% of total land area which is capable of environmental protection by 2019
      LULUCF | Fixed level target | Target year: 2019 | Base year: 2009
      Source:

      Executive | 2009

    • Strive to maintain 30% of the total land area of The Gambia under forest cover, with further efforts to implement afforestation actions which will contribute reductions of 275.4 GgCO2e in 2025 and 330.5 GgCO2e in 2030


      LULUCF | Fixed level target | Target year: 2030 | Base year: 2021
      Source:

      Executive | 2021

    • Increase the area of forest under community management from 50,000 hectares to 70,000 hectares


      LULUCF | Fixed level target | Target year: 2022 | Base year: 2018
    • Increase community based non-wood forest products/services enterprises from 80 to 100


      LULUCF | Fixed level target | Target year: 2022 | Base year: 2018
For further analysis of the NDC, see Gambia country profile on ClimateWatch logo
from the Grantham Research Institute
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