Guinea

  • Income group: low income
  • National biodiversity index: 0.603
  • CO2 emissions (kilotons): 2,450
  • Population: 10,824,200
  • NDC submitted by nation
  • Some detail in adaptation plan
  • Low climate risk
Vision Statement

Put in place the measures needed to protect, conserve and manage ecosystems, revive economic activities and boost the resilience of communities in its coastal zone.

Support the adaptation efforts of rural communities to develop agro-sylvo-pastoral techniques enabling them both to continue their activities and preserve the resources on which they rely.

    Stated Vulnerabilites

  • Agriculture / livestock
  • Water
  • Fisheries
  • Highly vulnerable groups
  • Forestry
  • Rural population
  • Adaptation Outcomes
    • Increase resilience / reduce risk
    • Protect against extreme events / disasters
    • Food security
    • Water security
    • Protect biodiversity / ecosystems
    • Economy
    • Sustainable development / green growth
    • Protect natural capital / ecosystem services
  • Broad type of indirect action
    • Investment in climate change research / monitoring
    • Institutional capacity building
    • Community capacity building
    • Raising public awareness
    • Resilient livelihoods
 

Planned Nature-based Action in Adaptation Plan

Update the Mangrove Management and Development Plan (SDAM); Reduce the sources of mangrove degradation

Development of agro-ecological fish-farming techniques.

Development of techniques to conserve and process agricultural, forestry and fish-farming products.

Better management of pastoralism, especially transnational pastoralism, so as to limit degradation of grazing and soil and reduce the risks of usage conflicts.

Preserve and restore the riparian forests at the spring heads and along the banks, in particular on cross-border watercourses.

Ensure the preservation of the banks and beds of national and transnational watercourses.