Essays about: "Intended Nationally Determined Contributions INDCs"

Found 2 essays containing the words Intended Nationally Determined Contributions INDCs.

  1. 1. The Effect of Democracy versus Autocracy in Environmental Policy-making using Six African Cases

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Cajsa Andersson; [2018]
    Keywords : Authoritarian Environmentalism; the Paris Agreement; Intended Nationally Determined Contributions INDCs ; Southern and Central Africa;

    Abstract : As climate change continues to permeate the current political discourse and its effects becomes increasingly visible, the way countries respond to the situation is crucial for determining the extent of future environmental degradation. The Paris Agreement is an attempt to mitigate and adapt to the situation, however the western values tied to it have been criticised. READ MORE

  2. 2. Explaining INDCs

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Axel Ekwall; [2015]
    Keywords : INDCs; climate change mitigation; international climate politics; domestic accounts of international relations; developing countries; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In this thesis the following research question is posed: ”Which factors influence the levels of developing states nationally determined targets for reduction of greenhouse gasses?” The research question is answered through a quantitative study of 47 least-developed, developing and newly industrialized countries. The dependent variable of interest in this study is the level of mitigation targets, which are a part of Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs). READ MORE