Presentation on theme: "Mozambique and A/R CDM Project Expectation Marilia Telma Antonio Manjate National UNFCCC Focal Point Ministry for Co-ordination of Environmental Affairs."— Presentation transcript:
Mozambique and A/R CDM Project Expectation Marilia Telma Antonio Manjate National UNFCCC Focal Point Ministry for Co-ordination of Environmental Affairs (MICOA) E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org@teledata.mz Mozambique
Structure of Presentation Geographical location Climate and precipitation Mozambique GDP Mozambique Forest Productivity Social value of forest resource Mozambique’s expectation
Mozambique’s GDP change (1996-2000 Description 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 Percent change (1996=100) GDP 6.8 11.1 12.6 7.5 1.5 GDP per capita (in US$) 186 217 241 243 218 Population 1.7 2.3 2.3 2.4 2.4 Estimated population in 1999 16.0 millions inhabitants
Mozambique (%) area of Forest productivity High Productivity 8.7% Low and medium productivity 26% Savannah 65.3% –Total (%) 78%
Social Value of Forest Source of energy; Building material; Pasture; Food ; Medicinal plants.
Mozambique Expectation Increase forest areas; Decrease deforestation; Improve the livelihood of local communities; Reduce vulnerability to floods and erosion; Improve soil fertility; Enhance Sinks; Prompt Start of CDM; Capacity Building on A/R CDM project; Support A/R Small Scale Project;
Needs Capacity building on A/R CDM project: –Project Development Skills (baselines, monitoring, and identification and mapping potential areas for A/R CDM Project); –Raising awareness on A/R CDM projects to different stakeholders (local communities, NGO’s, private sectors, institutions, etc) Pilot A/R CDM projects.