Sistema Nacional de Respuesta al Cambio Climático y la Varibilidad Uruguay 2000

Name of policy Sistema Nacional de Respuesta al Cambio Climático y la Varibilidad
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Uruguay
Region South America


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Policy support
    • Strategic planning
      • Institutional creation
      Sector name
      • General
        Policy description MVOTMA (Ministry of Housing, Land Planning and the Environment) explicitly designated as the competent national authority on climate change, 2004: Programme of General Measures for Climate.
        Policy type
        • Changing activity
        • Energy efficiency
        • Renewables
        • Nuclear or CCS or fuel switch4
        Policy stringency
        Implementation state Implemented
        Date of decision 2009
        Start date of implementation 2009
        End date of implementation
        High impact No
        Impact indicator


        Source or references https://www.ecolex.org/details/legislation/decreto-no-238009-crease-el-sistema-nacional-de-respuesta-al-cambio-climatico-y-variabilidad-y-derogase-la-resolucion-no-285992-sus-modificativas-y-complementarias-lex-faoc087881/?q=uruguay+climate+change&type=legislation&xdate_min=&xdate_max=

        http://www.cambioclimatico.gub.uy/index.php/documentos/marco-legal.html

        Supports policies
        Is supported by policies
        Comments (background and assessment)
        Status Final

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