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Honduras
Central America
Title
Support in the design and implementation of the integrated monitoring system of climate change for Honduras
Objective

To develop technical and logistical capacities for creation and operation of an integrated monitoring system of climate change

GEF project grant
USD 1.050.000
Concept approval
Project document approval
Start date
Pending
End date
Pending
Implementing agencies

Project outcomes

An integrated monitoring system of climate change for Honduras (between the National Observatory of Climate Change, the Environmental Documentation Centre, and the Climate Change Management and Monitoring Unit) designed and operationalized

Stakeholders

Secretariat of Energy, Natural Resources, Environment and Mines  and its directorates

Regional Center of Documentation and Environmental Interpretation

National Observatory of Climate Change for Sustainable Development

National Autonomous University of Honduras

National Institute of Conservation and Forestry Development, Protected Areas and Wildlife

National Centre of Atmospheric, Oceanic and Seismic studies

Permanent Commission for Contingencies

Secretariat of Agriculture and Cattle Raising

Secretariat of Finances

Indigenous Peoples

Knowledge Management Approaches

Knowledge management through the platforms of the National Directorate of Climate Change and the Regional Center of Documentation and Environmental Interpretation

 Sharing lessons learnt and experiences in the CBIT Global Coordination Platform


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)
Improvement in the quality of institutional capacity for transparency
3
1
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)
Improvement in the quality of MRV system.
6
2
pending pending
Improvement in the quality of Monitoring & Evaluation of Adaptation Measures
6
1
pending pending

Indicators on project results
Indicator
Indicator Target Baseline Source of verification
A. Percentage of institutions out of the relevant, that are working in reporting together or at the same time to comply with integrated reporting 60% 0 Reports from the established central monitoring system on institutions reporting
E. % of specialized trained staff who declares to be in a better position to implement MRV systems (gender disaggregated) 70% N/A Attendees lists for all trainings and surveys before and after each training.
F. Resources identified to sustain operations post project 1 (Yes) 0 (No) Agreement between parties. Annual financial reports.

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

An integrated monitoring system of Climate Change for Honduras (between the National Observatory of Climate Change - ONCC-DS; the Environmental Documentation Centre – CREDIA; and the Climate Change Management and Monitoring Unit UGMCC) designed and operationalized

Outputs
Output

1. A centralized monitoring system for improved data access and information management established in the Climate Change Management and Monitoring Unit (UGMCC)

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

1.1 Define the technical, organisational and administrative elements associated with the establishment and operation of UGMCC and ONCC-DS as a centralized monitoring system for improved data access and information management established in the UGMCC.

Status
0%
Activity or deliverable

1.2 Define and develop the legal framework for a permanent operation of UGMCC and ONCC-DS as a centralized monitoring system for improved data access and information management

Status
0%
Activity or deliverable

1.3 Create a roadmap for the further development of the transparency system

Status
0%
Output

12 A set of country climate change specific indicators of the monitoring system developed

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

2.1. Realize a set of activities to raise awareness among stakeholders of the benefits of a national MRV or M&E system, with precise and timely inputs from all data providers

Status
0%
Activity or deliverable

2.2. Validate a set of indicators for mitigation, adaptation and cross sectoral themes

Status
0%
Activity or deliverable

2.3. Generate guidelines for applying the set of indicators for mitigation, adaptation and cross sectoral themes

Status
0%
Activity or deliverable

2.4. Provide training and guidance on how to interpret the information associated with the set of indicators and how to use the information to support decision-making

Status
0%
Output

3 A national financial mechanism for the operation of the Integrated Monitoring System of Climate Change developed

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

3.1. Develop a transition roadmap between International Funds and National budget for financing the operation of the Integrated Monitoring System of Climate Change on a regular basis

Status
0%
Activity or deliverable

3.2. Identify additional financial opportunities for the ONCC-DS

Status
0%
Activity or deliverable

3.3. Define and implement an overall (national) financial mechanism

Status
0%
Output

4 Operating guidelines, protocols and logistical arrangements for data collection, reporting, monitoring and verifying climate change data developed between UGMCC and ONCCDS

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

4.1. Define operating guidelines and protocols for the permanent preparation of National Reports and Documents of Honduras

Status
0%
Activity or deliverable

4.2. Define IT Requirements for the data collection, reporting, monitoring and verifying of climate change data, and the establishment of the web-based platform for UGMCC.

Status
0%
Output

5 A formal program to strengthen capacities and exchange information developed

Activities or deliverables
Activity or deliverable

5.1. Identify gaps and training needs for compliance with climate change commitments of Honduras and define a training programme for Government officials involved and other stakeholders of the country

Status
0%
Activity or deliverable

5.2. Define and prepare the materials for implementing the training programme.

Status
0%
Activity or deliverable

5.3. Create an online platform for continuous management of the training program, and as a portal for the public to access information

Status
0%
Activity or deliverable

5.4. Execute training programs on transparency

Status
0%
English

Concept note of the project, describing the project's objective, outcomes and outputs.

English

Complete project proposal, describing project's objective, outcomes, outputs, and activities

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Level of capacity
  12-2018
Reporting national greenhouse gas inventory
70%
Reporting progress made in implementing NDCs
64%
Reporting on climate change impacts and adaptation
63%
Reporting financial, technology transfer, and capacity-building support needed and received
40%
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Honduras
Central America
Ratification of UNFCCC
19 . Oct . 1995
Kyoto Protocol
19 . Jul . 2000
Paris Agreement
21 . Sep . 2016
Population
2017
9,265.00
Thousands
SourceUN Data
GDP per Capita
2015
2,521.90
current US$
SourceUN Data
Energy Production
2014
105.00
Petajoules
SourceUN Data
Total GHG Emissions per Sector
UNIT GG CO2 Equivalent
SourceUNFCCC
Energy
3,435.00
Industry
689.97
Agriculture
4,430.38
Land Use Change and Forestry
4,180.62
Waste
1,742.75
Transparency Information
Submited National Communications 2000 2012 2020
Submitted Biennial Update Reports 2020
Submitted GHG Inventories 2020
National Climate Policy
Long-term Strategies
Pending
National Adaptation Plans
Pending