Lebanon: Report on Climate Change

January 21, 2016
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ClimaSouth, a project funded by the EU, announced in a press release on Wednesday 20 January, that the Climate Change Team of the Lebanese Ministry of Environment – with the support of the United Nations Development Programme and funding from GEF – had “produced a series of national greenhouse gas inventories and mitigation analysis reports for six of its sectors: Energy, Transport, Waste, Industrial Processes, Agriculture, and Land-Use, Land-Use Change and Forestry.” 

In 2011 the energy sector in Lebanon accounted for 74% of the country’s total greenhouse gas emissions and is therefore the main contributor to GHG emissions.

Countries covered:

  • Lebanon