National Adaptation Plans in focus: lessons from Côte d’Ivoire

This NAP in focus country briefing on the process to formulate and implement National Adaptation Plans in Côte d’Ivoire considers firstly the country context and the climate change risks. Côte d’Ivoire has been improving national data generation and management on a continuous basis in order to support the preparation of future national communications. The groundwork for supporting NAPs is considered, covering the policy, planning and budgetary framework, priority adaptation sectors in the NDC, climate assessments, the implementation of adaptation actions and plans thus far. The joint UNDP-UN Environment NAP-GSP, the Green Climate Fund, REDD+ support projects, the NDC Partnership, GIZ, and the World Bank have supported the Côte d’Ivoire NAP process.