Final National Climate Change Policy, Strategy and Action Plan for Suriname 2014-2021

Name of policy Final National Climate Change Policy, Strategy and Action Plan for Suriname 2014-2021
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Suriname
Region Asia


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
  • Adaptation
Type of policy instrument
  • Climate strategy
    • Coordinating body for climate strategy
      • Political & non-binding climate strategy
      Sector name
      • General
        Policy description The Directorate for Environment of the Ministry of Labour, Technological Development and Environment has the task to coordinate Suriname’s Environmental Policy. The National Climate Change Policy, Strategy and Action Plan (NCCPSAP), is an important step by the Government towards delivering climate change compatible development in our country.
        Policy type
        • Changing activity
        • Energy efficiency
        • Renewables
        • Nuclear or CCS or fuel switch
        • Non-energy5
        Policy stringency
        Implementation state Implemented
        Date of decision 2014
        Start date of implementation
        End date of implementation
        High impact No
        Impact indicator


        Source or references http://dms.caribbeanclimate.bz/php/gateway/OKH.php?id=6508
        Supports policies
        Is supported by policies
        Comments (background and assessment)
        Status Final

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