Congo, Rep.

  • Income group: lower middle income
  • National biodiversity index: 0.651
  • CO2 emissions (kilotons): 3,095
  • Population: 4,233,000
  • NDC submitted by nation
  • No details in adaptation plan
  • Low climate risk
Vision Statement

The protection of natural heritage, biodiversity, forests and fishery resources, through an adaptation approach rooted in the protection of ecosystems. 

The Republic of Congo is committed to restoring ecosystems and enhancing their resilience, combating land and forest degradation, and preventing floods.

Empirical evidence from Congo, Rep. on NbS effectiveness

    Stated Vulnerabilites

  • Agriculture / livestock
  • Water
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Biodiversity / ecosystems
  • Fisheries
  • Forestry
  • Energy
  • Adaptation Outcomes
    • Increase resilience / reduce risk
    • Protect against extreme events / disasters
    • Food security
    • Water security
    • Protect biodiversity / ecosystems
    • Sustainable development / green growth
    • Energy security

Planned Nature-based Action in Adaptation Plan

The promotion of income-generating activities related to marine and coastal ecosystems.

A scheme including mangrove conservation projects for coastal protection, protection of species, establishment of specific facilities for the reception and management of waste, monitoring of nesting turtles.