Copenhagen Accord Pledge of Brazil Brazil 2010

Name of policy Copenhagen Accord Pledge of Brazil
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Brazil
Region South America


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Target
    • GHG reduction target
      • Political & non-binding GHG reduction target
  • Policy support
    • Strategic planning
    Sector name
    • General
      Policy description Voluntary target to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by between 36.1% to 38.9% by 2020
      Policy type
      • Changing activity
      • Energy efficiency
      • Renewables
      • Nuclear or CCS or fuel switch4
      Policy stringency
      Implementation state Implemented
      Date of decision 2010
      Start date of implementation
      End date of implementation
      High impact No
      Impact indicator


      Source or references http://unfccc.int/files/meetings/cop_15/copenhagen_accord/application/pdf/brazilcphaccord_app2.pdf
      Supports policies
      Is supported by policies
      Comments (background and assessment)
      Status Final

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