Country profile

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina

General Statistics:

  • Population: 3.53 million (Domestic Census, 2013)
  • GDP: US$16.0 billion (2015, World Bank estimate)
  • Greenhouse Gas Emissions: 37.3 million metric tons gross emissions in 2011 (31.1 million metric tons net, accounting for LULUCF), on a carbon-dioxide equivalent basis.
  • Energy use per capita: 236,320 Kg of oil, 2013

Important Initiatives related to Climate Change:

INDC: In its Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC), submitted to the UNFCCC in 2015, Bosnia and Herzegovina set a target of unconditionally reducing the growth of emissions by 2030 by two percentage points (18% rather than 20% above 1990 levels. With international assistance, the target set is 3% below 1990 emissions levels. The text of Bosnia and Herzegovina’s INDC can be viewed here.

NEEAP: Bosnia’s last draft of the 2nd and 3rd EEAP was submitted in March 2016 and is still not finalised and adopted. You can find more information here.

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Trainings and webinars

Data collection methods of cities’ energy systems and networks – insights from the InSmart Project

November 30, -0001

Luís Dias presents methods and tools for data-driven integrated energy planning.

Knowledge exchange

Clean Development Mechanism Pipeline

November 20, 2016

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

Trainings and webinars

An integrated planning framework for the development of sustainable and resilient cities (InSMART)

October 12, 2017

Rocco de Miglio and Alessandro Chiodi present InSMART, a novel step by step approach for developing city plans.

News and Events