Sierra Leone

  • Income group: low income
  • National biodiversity index: 0.652
  • CO2 emissions (kilotons): 1,309
  • Population: 6,126,000
  • NDC submitted by nation
  • No details in adaptation plan
  • Low climate risk

Empirical evidence from Sierra Leone on NbS effectiveness

    Stated Vulnerabilites

  • Agriculture / livestock
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Highly vulnerable groups
  • Rural population
  • Adaptation Outcomes
    • Increase resilience / reduce risk
    • Protect against extreme events / disasters
    • Economy
    • Sustainable development / green growth

Planned Nature-based Action in Adaptation Plan

Management of rangelands and pastures by managing grazing systems and grazing intensity, fire management and pasture rehabilitation.

Restoration of degraded lands with high production potential.