Dominican Republic

  • Income group: upper middle income
  • National biodiversity index: 0.661
  • CO2 emissions (kilotons): 21,540
  • Population: 9,445,281
  • NDC submitted by nation
  • Medium-high climate risk
  • No details in adaptation plan
Vision Statement

The elements of the strategic planning approach to adaptation are Ecosystem-Based Adaptation /Resilience of Ecosystems 

    Stated Vulnerabilites

  • Agriculture / livestock
  • Water
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Biodiversity / ecosystems
  • Highly vulnerable groups
  • Transport / infrastructure
  • Energy
  • Tourism
  • Settlements in general
  • Education
  • Adaptation Outcomes
    • Increase resilience / reduce risk
    • Protect against extreme events / disasters
    • Food security
    • Protect biodiversity / ecosystems