• Income group: upper middle income
  • National biodiversity index: 0.703
  • CO2 emissions (kilotons): 34,837
  • Population: 11,163,934
  • NDC submitted by nation
  • No details in adaptation plan
  • Medium-low climate risk
Vision Statement

Incorporate the adaptation dimension into programs, plans, and projects linked to food production, integrated water management, management of the territory, forestry, fisheries, tourism and health.

Support and develop research to protect, conserve and protect rehabilitate the environment.
Emphasise conservation and use rational use of natural resources such soils, water, beaches, atmosphere, forests and biodiversity.

Empirical evidence from Cuba on NbS effectiveness

    Stated Vulnerabilites

  • Agriculture / livestock
  • Water
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Biodiversity / ecosystems
  • Fisheries
  • Adaptation Outcomes
    • Increase resilience / reduce risk
    • Protect against extreme events / disasters
    • Food security
    • Water security
    • Protect biodiversity / ecosystems
    • Economy
    • Sustainable development / green growth
  • Broad type of indirect action
    • Investment in climate change research / monitoring
    • Institutional capacity building
    • Raising public awareness
    • Health research / action

Planned Nature-based Action in Adaptation Plan

Reclaim the most mangrove areas affected by the Cuban archipelago and to stop as far as possible the crests of coral reefs.