SDG 13: Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts

SDG 13: Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts

Goal 13 - Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts
Goal 13 - Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts
Date: 
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Abstract

SDG 13: "Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts" of the Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific 2015 - facts and trends at the outset of the 2030 Development Agenda.

It presents analyses of the major development trends for countries in Asia and the Pacific relating to Goal 13 of the new 17 Sustainable Development Goals, investigating subregional trends and highlighting progress and disparities in social, economic and environmental development.

Data tables relating to SDG 13:
- G13.1 - Greenhouse gases
- G13.2 - Greenhouse gases agriculture
- G13.3 - Natural disasters hydrological
- G13.4 - Natural disasters meteorological
- G13.5 - Natural disasters climatological
- G13.6 - Selected pollutants
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The targets under this Goal are:

13.1 Strengthen resilience and adaptive capacity to climate-related hazards and natural disasters in all countries
13.2 Integrate climate change measures into national policies, strategies and planning
13.3 Improve education, awareness-raising and human and institutional capacity on climate change mitigation, adaptation, impact reduction and early warning
13.a Implement the commitment undertaken by developed-country parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change to a goal of mobilizing jointly $100 billion annually by 2020 from all sources to address the needs of developing countries in the context of meaningful mitigation actions and transparency on implementation and fully operationalize the Green Climate Fund through its capitalization as soon as possible
13.b Promote mechanisms for raising capacity for effective climate change-related planning and management in least developed countries, including focusing on women, youth and local and marginalized communities

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G13.4-Natural_disasters_meteorologicalDownload
G13.5-Natural_disasters_climatologicalDownload
G13.6-Selected_pollutantsDownload