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Ministry of Environment and Tourism. 2010. National Policy on Climate Change for Namibia, September 2010


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National Policy on Climate Change for Namibia.

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This document is a National Climate Change Policy (NCCP) for Namibia. It presents information about the main expected impacts of climate change and, those most vulnerable to climate change. The document also proposes objectives that the Government of Namibia will aim to achieve through an effective and efficient response to climate change. This policy was developed based on information obtained from prior climate change related studiesrnthat were undertaken for the First Namibia National Communication (FNC) to UNFCCC as well as that used to prepare the Namibia's Second National Communication (SNC) and the assessment of financial and economic flows. Lastly but not least, input from various stakeholders have been incorporated.

Year: 2010

Type: Legal (Act, Gazette, Policy)

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