Case studies

The Observatory publishes, in addition to its annual report, a series of case studies of countries, cities and regions at the crossroads of national policies and non-state actions, to provide a qualitative analysis of the evolution of greenhouse gas emissions.

Pays
Land use

Costa Rica • After ending deforestation: strategies and actions for viable lan...

The Costa Rican example shows how a national strategy that iden[...]

2020
country
Building

Brazil • Building : Local authorities and businesses, pioneers in a still weak...

Brazil is one of the most densely populated countries, behind J[...]

2020
Country
Transport

Côte d’Ivoire • The necessary development of sustainable transport in Cô...

Enjoying a thriving economy, Côte d’Ivoire is in the grip of [...]

2020
Country
Waste

Morocco • Moroccan society’s uneven response to the proliferation of waste

Located in a key Mediterranean position marked by pollution and esca[...]

2020
City
Adaptation

Croatia • Šibenik-Knin

The Coastal Plan of the Šibenik-Knin County focuses on the impacts of climate change in coastal areas. This was prepared [...]

2019
Country
Adaptation

Nicaragua

In Nicaragua, the agricultural sector accounts for about 20 per cent of GDP and 30 per cent of employment. 25% of export revenues are lin[...]

2019
City
Adaptation

Mauritania • Nouakchott

The AREDDUN project (Support for Environmental Resilience and Sustainable Development in Nouakchott), funded by the Europ[...]

2019
City
Adaptation

Philippines • Guiuan

Guiuan is located in the south of the province of Eastern Samar into the Pacific Ocean. The municipality has developed an ad[...]

2019
Region
Adaptation

Tadjikistan • Aksu

Grazing, forestry and agriculture constitute the majority of the region’s economic activities. A national water reform project[...]

2019
Region
Adaptation

Nevada • Las Vegas

Due to its geographical location, population and activity needs, the water supply of Las Vegas depends on Lake Mead and is inc[...]

2019
City

Milton Keynes • Involving citizens with multiple digital tools

With the ambition of becoming "the greenest city in the world", the British city o[...]

2019
Region

Souss-Massa • Satisfying new renewable energy demands

The Territorial Plan to Combat Global Warming (PTRC) of the Moroccan region of Souss Massa [...]

2019
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