2050 Low Emission Development Strategy

Name of policy 2050 Low Emission Development Strategy
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Ukraine
Region Europe


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Policy support
    • Strategic planning
    Sector name
    • General
      Policy description "The LEDS goal is to determine strategic directions for Ukraine's economy sustainable development based on national priorities accordant transition to low emission growth trajectory."


      "Strategy objectives:

      Objective I. Transition to energy system which envisions the use of energy sources with low carbon content, development of the sources of clean electricity and heat energy, increase in energy efficiency and energy saving in all sectors of economy and housing and utilities infrastructure facilities, stimulation of the use of alternative to oil motor fuels and transition of cargo and passenger carrying operations to more environmentally clean types of transport.

      Objective IІ. Increase in the volumes of carbon absorption and uptake with the help of best climate change mitigation practices in agriculture and forestry.

      Objective IІІ. Reduction in GHG emissions such as methane gas and nitrogen oxide predominantly associated with fossil fuel production, agriculture and waste."

      Policy type
      • Energy efficiency
      • Renewables2
      Policy stringency
      Implementation state Implemented
      Date of decision 2018
      Start date of implementation 2018
      End date of implementation
      High impact No
      Impact indicator


      Source or references https://unfccc.int/sites/default/files/resource/Ukraine_LEDS_en.pdf
      Supports policies
      Is supported by policies
      Comments (background and assessment)
      Status Final

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