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Cuba
Caribbean
Title
Enhancing Cuba's institutional and technical capacities in the Agriculture and Land-use Sectors for enhanced transparency under the Paris Agreement
Objective

In line with the state plan to tackle climate change (Tarea Vida), this project will strengthen institutional and technical capacities of the agriculture and land-use sectors to respond to the enhanced transparency requirements of the Paris Agreement

GEF project grant
USD 863.242
Concept approval
Project document approval
Start date
Pending
End date
Pending
Implementing agencies
Executing agencies

Project outcomes

Enhanced institutional capacity in the agriculture, forestry and other land use sector to integrate knowledge and data into national policy and decision making strengthened

Enhanced technical capacity in the agriculture, forestry and other land use sector to assess and report emissions and removals and mitigation actions in compliance with the enhanced transparency framework achieved

Enhanced technical capacity in the agriculture, forestry and other land use sector to monitor and report climate change impacts and adaptation actions in compliance with the enhanced transparency framework achieved

Stakeholders

Directorate of Environment

Institute of Meteorology

Cuba Energia

Directorate for Science, Innovation and Environment

Directorate for Forestry

Directorate for Agriculture Health

Department of Soil

Institute for Agroforestry Investigations

National Institute for Soil Investigations

Forestry Business Group

Agricultural Business Group

Livestock Business Group

Cluster of Sugarcane Producers (AZCUBA)

Flora and Fauna Business Group

National Office of Statistics and Information

Ministry of Economy and Planning

Ministry of Finance and Prices

National Association of Small Farmers

 

 

Knowledge Management Approaches

Share experience and knowledge with relevant global and regional platforms and networks

Definition and adoption of a roadmap to integrate transparency-related knowledge into national policy


Meet the focal point of the project
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WENCESLAO CARRERA DORAL

Physics engineer and Master in Sciences, February 1982. Specialized in Nuclear Power Plants. Moscow’s Energy Institute. Russia; specialized in nuclear reactors Doctor in Sciences. Moscow’s Energy Institute, Russia. March, 1986. Master in Business Administration. University of Havana, 2000. Expert in Management of Science, Technology and Environment. Specialized in: Climate change, mitigation actions, technology assessment. Management and Energy Development Centre, (CUBAENERGIA). Member of the National Climate Change Group in Cuba I have worked in the formulation of NDC and in elaboration of the domestic MRV system, among other tasks related to the program of takling climate change in Cuba.

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Indicators on capacity for transparency
Institutional capacity for transparency-related activities
Institutional capacity for transparency-related activities Target (1 - 4) Baseline (1 - 4) Mid-term evaluation (1 - 4) Terminal evaluation (1 - 4)
>to be provided upon approval of project document< pending pending pending pending
Quality of MRV Systems
Quality of MRV Systems Target (1 - 10) Baseline (1 - 10) Mid-term evaluation (1 - 10) Terminal evaluation (1 - 10)
>to be provided upon approval of project document< pending pending pending pending

Indicators on project results
Indicator
Indicator Target Baseline Source of verification
>to be provided upon approval of project document<

Progress
>to be provided by the country focal point<
Status of project outputs and activities
Outcome

1.1 Enhanced institutional capacity in the agriculture, forestry and other land-use sector to integrate knowledge and data into national policy and decision-making strengthened

Outputs
Output

1.1.1 Coordination mechanism for the agriculture, forestry and other land-use sector to integrate, coordinate and plan transparency related activities established

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

>to be provided upon approval of project document<

Status
0%
Output

1.1.2 Capacity needs line with national and gaps for the priorities. agriculture, forestry and other land-use sector to meet the ETF requirements assessed

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

>to be provided upon approval of project document<

Status
0%
Output

1.1.3 Action Plan (roadmap) to integrate transparency-related knowledge into national policy and track the NDC implementation for the agriculture, forestry and other land-use sector designed and adopted

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

>to be provided upon approval of project document<

Status
0%
Output

1.1.4 Capacity building program related to ETF and the action plan ( output 1.1.3) to key experts and public servants
from the agriculture, forestry and other land-use sector implemented

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

>to be provided upon approval of project document<

Status
0%
Outcome

2.1 Enhanced technical capacity in the agriculture, forestry and other land-use sector to report emissions and removals and mitigation actions in compliance with the ETF achieved

Outputs
Output

2.1.1 Capacity building activities and peer exchange initiatives on 2006 IPPC Guidelines and projections of emission/removals for the agriculture, forestry and other land-use sector implemented

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

>to be provided upon approval of project document<

Status
0%
Output

2.1.2 Technical assistance and peer exchange initiatives on measurement, reporting and verification (MRV) for the agriculture, forestry and other land use sector to update the national GHG inventory, track NDC implementation, REDD+ and reporting processes provided

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

>to be provided upon approval of project document<

Status
0%
Output

2.1.3 Capacity building activities to quantify and report the impact of mitigation actions from the agriculture, forestry
and other land-use sector implemented

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

>to be provided upon approval of project document<

Status
0%
Outcome

3.1 Enhanced technical capacity in the agriculture, forestry and other land-use sector to report climate change impacts and adaptation actions in compliance with the ETF aachieved

Outputs
Output

3.1.1 Capacity building activities to clarify key NDC information on adaptation for the agriculture, forestry and other land-use sector and in line with Tarea vida designed and implemented

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

>to be provided upon approval of project document<

Status
0%
Output

3.1.2 Integrating knowledge on transparency-related initiatives into national adaptation policy and decision making for the agriculture, forestry and other land-use sector achieved

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

>to be provided upon approval of project document<

Status
0%
Output

3.1.3 Capacity building activities on adaptation monitoring, evaluation, and information management system, in line with transparency requirements designed and implemented

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

>to be provided upon approval of project document<

Status
0%
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Level of capacity
  12-2018
Reporting national greenhouse gas inventory
45%
Reporting progress made in implementing NDCs
16%
Reporting on climate change impacts and adaptation
47%
Reporting financial, technology transfer, and capacity-building support needed and received
35%
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Cuba
Caribbean
Ratification of UNFCCC
05 . Jan . 1994
Kyoto Protocol
30 . Apr . 2002
Paris Agreement
12 . Dec . 2016
Population
2017
11,485.00
Thousands
SourceUN Data
GDP per Capita
2015
7,656.60
current US$
SourceUN Data
Energy Production
2014
212.00
Petajoules
SourceUN Data
Total GHG Emissions per Sector
Year 2002
UNIT GG CO2 Equivalent
SourceUNFCCC
Energy
26,113.52
Industry
1,337.12
Agriculture
6,653.16
Land Use Change and Forestry
-13,148.79
Waste
2,192.91
Transparency Information
Submited National Communications 2001 2015
Submitted GHG Inventories 2001
National Climate Policy
Long-term Strategies
Pending
National Adaptation Plans
Pending