Country profile



General Statistics:

  • Population: 7.19 million (2011 Census of Population)
  • GDP: US$36.5 billion (2015, World Bank estimate)
  • Energy use per capita: 290,920 Kg of oil, 2013.
  • Greenhouse gas emissions: 66.3 million metric tons gross emissions in 1998 (57.7 million metric tons net, accounting for LULUCF), on a carbon-dioxide equivalent basis.

Important Initiatives related to Climate Change:

INDC: In its Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC), submitted to the UNFCCC in 2015, the Republic of Serbia expressed its willingness to achieve a 9.8% percent reduction in greenhouse gas reductions below its 1990 levels by the year 2030. The text of Serbia’s INDC can be viewed here.

NEEAP: The Republic of Serbia has produced its Second National Energy Efficiency Action Plan (NEEAP) in 2013. The Action Plan may be found here.


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Libraries and Reports

ICLEI Urban-LEDS Resources Library

November 20, 2016

This library contains a series of guidance documents, resources and case studies on a range of topics, with a specific focus on city-level policy making.

Knowledge exchange

UNEP Guide for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Laws

November 20, 2016

The Guide describes the key legal issues associated with efficiency and renewable energy resource.

Regional statistics

Energy Community Strategy and Projects of Energy Community Interest

November 20, 2016

Energy Community strategy and projects of Energy Community interest .

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