Brazil

  • Income group: upper middle income
  • National biodiversity index: 0.877
  • CO2 emissions (kilotons): 529,808
  • Population: 193,946,886
  • NDC submitted by nation
  • No details in adaptation plan
  • Medium-low climate risk
Vision Statement

Brazil considers adaptation to be a fundamental element of the global effort to tackle climate change and its effects. The implementation of policies and measures to adapt to climate change contributes to building resilience of populations, ecosystems, infrastructure and production systems, by reducing vulnerability and through the provision of ecosystem services.

Papers based on country

    Stated Vulnerabilites

  • Health and wellbeing
  • Biodiversity / ecosystems
  • Highly vulnerable groups
  • Transport / infrastructure
  • Settlements in general
  • Urban settlements
  • Adaptation Outcomes
    • Increase resilience / reduce risk
    • Water security
    • Protect biodiversity / ecosystems
    • Human well-being / health
    • Protect natural capital / ecosystem services