Ghana

  • Income group: lower middle income
  • National biodiversity index: 0.646
  • CO2 emissions (kilotons): 14,466
  • Population: 24,658,823
  • NDC submitted by nation
  • Detailed adaptation plan
  • Low climate risk

Papers based on country

    Stated Vulnerabilites

  • Agriculture / livestock
  • Water
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Highly vulnerable groups
  • Transport / infrastructure
  • Forestry
  • Urban settlements
  • Adaptation Outcomes
    • Increase resilience / reduce risk
    • Food security
    • Sustainable development / green growth
  • Broad type of indirect action
    • Investment in climate change research / monitoring
    • Disaster risk reduction
    • Community capacity building
    • Health research / action
    • Resilient livelihoods
 

Planned Nature-based Action in Adaptation Plan

Modified community-based conservation agriculture adopted in 43 administrative districts.

Governance reform for utilisation of forest resources for sustainable energy use and biodiversity business.

Planned Nature-based Action in Adaptation Plan

Modified community-based conservation agriculture adopted in 43 administrative districts.

Manage 413,000ha fragile, ecologically sensitive and culturally significant sites in 22 administrative district in the forest and savannah areas.