Tonga

  • Income group: upper middle income
  • National biodiversity index: 
  • CO2 emissions (kilotons): 121
  • Population: 103,981
  • NDC submitted by nation
  • No details in adaptation plan
  • Medium climate risk

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    Stated Vulnerabilites

  • Agriculture / livestock
  • Fisheries
  • Highly vulnerable groups
  • Rural population
  • Adaptation Outcomes
    • Increase resilience / reduce risk
    • Protect against extreme events / disasters
    • Sustainable development / green growth
 

Planned Nature-based Action in Adaptation Plan

Promoting reforestation and rehabilitation of cleared and degraded forests with climate change resilient, and ecologically and socially appropriate tree species;

Encouraging tax allotment holders to plant and manage trees on their properties.

Promoting integrated agroforestry in areas earmarked for agriculture.

Halting deforestation and degradation of indigenous forests;

Maintaining national parks, reserves and protected areas;

Establishing and managing forest reserves;

Promoting reforestation and rehabilitation of cleared and degraded forests with climate change resilient, and ecologically and socially appropriate tree species.