Turkey

Climate targets: LULUCF

    • Reduce deforestation and forest damage by 20% by 2020 against a 2007 baseline
      LULUCF | Base year target | Target year: 2020 | Base year: 2007
      Source:

      Executive | 2011

    • Increase the amount of sequestered carbon as a result of agricultural forestry activities by 10% by 2020 against a 2007 baseline
      LULUCF | Base year target | Target year: 2020 | Base year: 2007
      Source:

      Executive | 2011

    • Identify the amount of sequestered carbon in pastures and meadows in 2012, and increase carbon stock 3% by 2020 against a 2012 baseline
      LULUCF | Base year target | Target year: 2020 | Base year: 2012
      Source:

      Executive | 2011

    • Identify the existing carbon stock in wetlands in 2012, and maintain the level until 2020
      LULUCF | Base year target | Target year: 2020 | Base year: 2012
      Source:

      Executive | 2011

    • Identify the quantity of carbon stored in settlement areas in 2012, and increase stored carbon 3% by 2020 through green planting by 2020 against a 2012 baseline
      LULUCF | Base year target | Target year: 2020 | Base year: 2012
      Source:

      Executive | 2011

    • Increase the amount of carbon sequestered in forests by 15% of the 2007 value by 2020 (14,500 Gg in 2007, 16,700 Gg in 2020) by 2020 against a 2007 baseline
      LULUCF | Base year target | Target year: 2020 | Base year: 2007
      Source:

      Executive | 2011

    • 181.4 million tonnes of carbon to be absorbed by forest areas in addition to carbon absorbed by existing sinks by 2020 against a 2008 baseline
      LULUCF | Fixed level target | Target year: 2020 | Base year: 2008
      Source:

      Executive | 2010

    • 2.3 million hectares of land to be afforested and rehabilitated by 2012 against a 2008 baseline
      LULUCF | Fixed level target | Target year: 2012 | Base year: 2008
      Source:

      Executive | 2010

For further analysis of the NDC, see Turkey country profile on
from the Grantham Research Institute
from the Grantham Research Institute
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