Country profile

Ukraine

Ukraine

General Statistics:

  • Population: 48.5 million (2001 Ukraine Census).
  • GDP: US$90.6 billion (2015, World Bank estimate)
  • Greenhouse Gas Emissions: 403 million metric tons gross emissions in 1998 (375 million metric tons net, accounting for LULUCF), on a carbon-dioxide equivalent basis.
  • Energy Use: Energy use per capita: 357,42 Kg of oil 2013

Important Initiatives related to Climate Change:

INDC: In its Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC), submitted to the UNFCCC in 2015, Ukraine set a target of reducing emissions 40% below 1990 levels by 2030. The text of Ukraine’s INDC can be viewed here.

NEEAP: Ukraine has produced its Draft National Energy Efficiency Action Plan. The Action Plan may be found here.

Resources

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Libraries and Reports

ICLEI Urban-LEDS Guidance and Tools Library

November 20, 2016

This library focuses on central resources for practitioners beginning LEDS work.

Knowledge exchange

Clean Development Mechanism Pipeline

November 20, 2016

Includes the Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs/NDCs) that are submitted to the UNFCCC.

Libraries and Reports

Low Emission Strategies Planning and Guidance Resources

November 20, 2016

These resources include guidance documents and tools from a UK-based source on low-emissions strategies.

News and Events