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Nicaragua
Central America
Title
Strengthen instutional and technical capacities in the agricultural and forestry sectors of Nicaragua to respond to the requirements of the enhanced transparency framework under the Paris Agreement
Objective

Strengthen technical and institutional capacities in the agricultural and forestry sectors to comply with the requirements of the enhanced transparency framework under the Paris Agreement, in line with Nicaragua's National Human Development Program (Programa Nacional de Desarrolo Humano, PNDH) and the guidelines of the Policy on Mitigation and Adaptation to Climate Change.

GEF project grant
USD 863.242

Project outcomes

Strengthened institutional capacities (INTA, INAFOR, MARENA and INETER) with respect to the requirements of the ETF for the implementation of the mandates of the National Human Development Program and the guidelines of the Policy on Mitigation and Adaptation to Climate Change in the agriculture and forestry sectors

Technical capacities for the monitoring, quantification and analysis of data necessary for the generation of greenhouse gas reports, and monitoring and evaluation in prioritized sectors strengthened

Education, awareness and human and institutional capacity in relation to the mitigation of climate change, reduction of emission and their effects on prioritized sectors improved

Stakeholders

Nicaraguan Institute of Agriculture Technology (INTA)

National Forestry Institute (INAFOR)

Ministry of the Environment and National Resources (MARENA)

Nicaraguan Institute of Territorial Studies (INETER)

Ministry of Agriculture (MAG)

Ministry of Family, Community, Cooperative and Associative Economy (MEFCCA)

Ministry of Development, Industry and Commerce (MIFIC)

Ministry of Finance and Public Credit (MHCP)

Institute of Agricultural Protection and Health (IPSA)

National Technological Institute (INATEC)

Nicaraguan Institute of Fisheries and Aquaculture (INPESCA)

Nicaraguan Basic Food Company (ENABAS)

Central Bank of Nicaragua (BCN)

The Nicaraguan System of Agricultural Research and Innovation (SNIIA)

The National Council of Universities (CNU)

Civil society producers

Community-based organizations

Indigenous peoples and afro-descendants

 

Knowledge Management Approaches

Knowledge management is a transversal axis that will contribute to improving the continuous analysis of information and the integration of knowledge in the processes of coordination, monitoring, evaluation, and incidence in the cycle of public policies linked to climate change, within the enhanced transparency framework.


Meet the focal point of the project
Javier Antonio Gutierrez Ramirez
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Javier Antonio…
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Progress
(To be provided by the focal point of the CBIT project)
Status of project outputs and activities
Outcome
1.1 Strengthened institutional capacities with respect to the requirements of the ETF for the implementation of the mandates of National Human Development Program and the guidelines of the Policy on Mitigation and Adaptation to Climate Change in the Agriculture and Forestry sectors
Outputs
Output
1.1.1 Consolidated the national coordination platform integrated by the inter-institutional team of the National System of Production Consumption and Trade to follow up, evaluate strategies and accompany policy proposals in accordance with the requirements of the ETF
Activities or deliverables
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(specific activities and deliverables to be provided upon approval of project document)
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Output
1.1.2 Training program for the inter-institutional team for decision making related to integrate knowledge of national processes in accordance with ETF requirements designed and implemented
Activities or deliverables
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(specific activities and deliverables to be provided upon approval of project document)
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Output
1.1.3 Exchange program and capture of experiences directed to the inter-institutional working group with platforms and international centers of research linked to the MRV of emissions according to the ETF for the agricultural and forestry sectors designed and implemented
Activities or deliverables
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(specific activities and deliverables to be provided upon approval of project document)
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Output
1.1.4 Strengthened the capacities of the inter-institutional team of INTA, MARENA, INAFOR, and INETER in charge of the M&E of the adaptation actions of teh agricultural and forestry sectors
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(specific activities and deliverables to be provided upon approval of project document)
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Output
1.1.5 A national methodological process (roadmap) for monitoring and reporting according to the ETF established by the inter-institutional coordination body
Activities or deliverables
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(specific activities and deliverables to be provided upon approval of project document)
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Outcome
2.1 Technical capacities for the monitoring, quantification and analysis of data necessary for the generation of greenhouse gas (GHG) reports, and monitoring and evaluation in prioritized sectors strengthened.
Outputs
Output
2.1.1. National plan of mitigation, evaluation, monitoring and surveillance of GHG emissions for the agricultural and forestry sectors, under the coordination of INTA, designed.
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Output
2.1.2. INAFOR capacities strengthened in the use of tools (e.g. remote sensing technologies, mobile applications and forest monitoring guidelines) for national forest monitoring, which contributes to the updating of the national forest inventory and the quantification of GHG emissions
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(specific activities and deliverables to be provided upon approval of project document)
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Output
2.1.3 INTA capacities strengthened with specialized technical and methodological tools to determine the emissions factors in the agriculture and livestock sector and formulate allometric equations for the forests sector, which will support the generation of reports according to the ETF
Activities or deliverables
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(specific activities and deliverables to be provided upon approval of project document)
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Output
2.1.4 Methodologies for the adequacy and application of adaptation actions in the agricultural and forestry sectors identified.
Activities or deliverables
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(specific activities and deliverables to be provided upon approval of project document)
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Outcome
3.1 Education, awareness and human and institutional capacity in relation to the mitigation of climate change, reduction of emissions and their effects on prioritized sectors improved.
Outputs
Output
3.1 Lessons learned and knowledge exchange achieved in the agricultural and forestry sectors shared at national and international platforms (e.g. CBIT Global Coordination Platform) to improve programming and reporting in accordance with ETF requirements.
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(specific activities and deliverables to be provided upon approval of project document)
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Output
3.2 Awareness and dissemination plan on the use of best climate change adaptation and mitigation practices, within the ETF, aimed at publicofficials, universities and agricultural and forestry producers, designed and implemented.
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(specific activities and deliverables to be provided upon approval of project document)
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Level of capacity
  03-2019
Reporting national greenhouse gas inventory
62%
Reporting progress made in implementing NDCs
29%
Reporting on climate change impacts and adaptation
42%
Reporting financial, technology transfer, and capacity-building support needed and received
46%
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Nicaragua
Central America
Ratification of UNFCCC
31 . Oct . 1995
Kyoto Protocol
18 . Nov . 1999
Paris Agreement
23 . Oct . 2017