Burundi

  • Income group: low income
  • National biodiversity index: 0.683
  • CO2 emissions (kilotons): 440
  • Population: 8,749,000
  • NDC submitted by nation
  • Detailed adaptation plan
  • Medium-low climate risk

    Stated Vulnerabilites

  • Agriculture / livestock
  • Water
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Biodiversity / ecosystems
  • Highly vulnerable groups
  • Forestry
  • Energy
  • Adaptation Outcomes
    • Increase resilience / reduce risk
    • Food security
    • Water security
    • Protect biodiversity / ecosystems
    • Human well-being / health
    • Livelihood security
    • Energy security
  • Broad type of indirect action
    • Investment in climate change research / monitoring
    • Disaster risk reduction
    • Institutional capacity building
    • Community capacity building
    • Raising public awareness
    • Resilient livelihoods
  • Broad type of hybrid action
    • Climate Smart Agriculture
    • Resilient water infrastructure \n / water management
    • Resilient energy infrastructure \n / energy management
 

Current Nature-based Action in Adaptation Plan

Watershed Management and Climate Resilience Improvement Project (PABVARC).

Planned Nature-based Action in Adaptation Plan

Protection of aquatic and land-based ecosystems.

Development and rational management of forest resources.

Planned Nature-based Action in Adaptation Plan

Raising the forest cover to 20% by 2025.