Sudan

  • Income group: lower middle income
  • National biodiversity index: 0.539
  • CO2 emissions (kilotons): 15,365
  • Population: 39,154,490
  • NDC submitted by nation
  • Detailed adaptation plan
  • Low climate risk

    Stated Vulnerabilites

  • Agriculture / livestock
  • Water
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Biodiversity / ecosystems
  • Fisheries
  • Highly vulnerable groups
  • Settlements in general
  • Adaptation Outcomes
    • Increase resilience / reduce risk
    • Protect against extreme events / disasters
    • Food security
    • Water security
    • Protect biodiversity / ecosystems
    • Human well-being / health
    • Sustainable development / green growth
    • Protect natural capital / ecosystem services
  • Broad type of indirect action
    • Investment in climate change research / monitoring
    • Disaster risk reduction
    • Institutional capacity building
    • Community capacity building
    • Raising public awareness
    • Health research / action
 

Planned Nature-based Action in Adaptation Plan

Introduction of agroforestry in areas vulnerable to climate change to enhance agricultural production as well as empower vulnerable communities through their involvement in community forests activities / products.

Enhancing the participation of women and youth in activities related to adaptation and environmental conservation in order to empower them and enhance their adaptive capacity including through establishment rural development programme.

Planting shelterbelts, introduction of high economic value trees and rehabilitation of the Gum Arabic gardens to increase the resilience of vulnerable communities through engagement in a range of forestry activities.

Establishment of range’s enclosures/ranches to increase resilience of vulnerable communities.