South Africa

  • Income group: upper middle income
  • National biodiversity index: 0.714
  • CO2 emissions (kilotons): 489,772
  • Population: 51,770,560
  • NDC submitted by nation
  • Some detail in adaptation plan
  • Medium-low climate risk

Empirical evidence from South Africa on NbS effectiveness

Articles about NbS from South Africa

    Stated Vulnerabilites

  • Agriculture / livestock
  • Water
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Biodiversity / ecosystems
  • Transport / infrastructure
  • Settlements in general
  • Adaptation Outcomes
    • Food security
    • Water security
    • Human well-being / health
    • Economy
    • Sustainable development / green growth
    • Protect natural capital / ecosystem services