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

Assessment of Renewable Energy Action Plan Implementation

November 20, 2016

Assessment of renewable energy action plan implementation and the progress of renewable energy in the Energy Community.

Trainings and webinars

Introduction to energy planning in cities and key tools

September 6, 2017

Neven Duic presents on how energy planning and key tools allow for municipalities to conceive long investment cycles.

Trainings and webinars

The LEDS GP Energy Toolkit 2.0 - Leading instruments and methodologies for sustainable energy planning

September 22, 2017

Alexander Ochs presents the LEDS GP Energy Toolkit, a collection of leading instruments for low emission planning in the energy sector.

News and Events