Nepal

Climate targets: LULUCF

    • A sub-national project on REDD+ to reduce about 14 million tons of CO2-eq by 2020
      LULUCF | Target year: 2020
    • Plants trees in at least 10% of the current open/barren land
      LULUCF
    • Maintain 40% of the total area of the country under forest cover
      LULUCF
    • Enhance Nepal's forest carbon stock by at least 5 percent by 2025 as compared to 2015 level
      LULUCF | Target year: 2025
    • Decrease mean annual deforestation rate by 0.05 percent from about 0.44 percent and 0.18 percent in the Terai and Chure respectively
      LULUCF
    • Protect 0.2 million ha of forests through the implementation of adaptation plans, and mainstream community/ecosystem-based adaptation by 2025.
      LULUCF | Target year: 2025
For further analysis of the NDC, see Nepal country profile on
from the Grantham Research Institute
from the Grantham Research Institute
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