Uruguay

Climate targets: Adaptation

    • Departmental risk-management instruments consider at least 25% of municipal areas, and include the participation and perspective of the third level of government by 2025.
      Adaptation | Target year: 2025
    • To have, by 2020, six regional risk-management plans (covering the entire country), those taking into account climate change and variability, with focus in urban and rural population depending on specific vulnerability characteristics.
      Adaptation | Target year: 2020
    • At least seven departments will have regional, departmental or municipal local climate change and variability adaptation plans by 2025.
      Adaptation | Target year: 2025
    • Adaptation measures will have been promoted by 2025 in at least 30% of the cities with over 5,000 residents to address vulnerabilities and improve their adaptive capacities.
      Adaptation | Target year: 2025
    • To have formulated by 2025 a diagnosis of the response capacity and the infrastructure of health care services and centers to extreme weather events in at least four departments.
      Adaptation | Target year: 2025
    • The management plans of at least six protected areas will include climate change and variability considerations by 2025.
      Adaptation | Target year: 2025
For further analysis of the NDC, see Uruguay country profile on
from the Grantham Research Institute
from the Grantham Research Institute
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