Long-Term Economy-Wide Transformational Effort to Enable Carbon-Neutrality
Description/achievement of initiative
In its recent communication to the UNFCCC Costa Rica announced that it will implement a "long-term economy-wide transformational effort to enable carbon-neutrality" that will help the country to significantly deviate from "business as usual" emission scenarios from now until 2021 and beyond.
Green economy policies, practices and initiatives
Location: Costa Rica
Date of completion: 2011
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