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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Regional statistics

Household Carbon Footprint in EU27

July 20, 2017

This interactive map tracks household carbon footprint across regions in the EU (2006-2014).

Trainings and webinars

Learning from Eastern Europe: An energy efficiency model to reduce energy poverty in residential buildings

February 14, 2018

LEDS-EEP and Habitat for Humanity present this webinar on energy-smart building renovations in Armenia, BiH & Macedonia

LEDS Newsletter

Issue6: It’s on to Bonn

November 1, 2017

COP23 is just one week away, and the world’s eyes will be on Bonn, Germany, to see how much progress has been made since the adoption of the Paris ...

News and Events