Climate risk country profile: Liberia
This climate risk profile is intended to serve a as public good to facilitate upstream country diagnostics, policy dialogue, and strategic planning by providing comprehensive overviews of trends and projected changes in key climate parameters, sector-specific implications, relevant policies and programs, adaptation priorities and opportunities for further actions. Liberia is situated in the center of the Upper Guinea Rainforest Region along the West Coast of Africa. This region is one of the most biologically diverse. Liberia submitted its Nationally-Determined Contribution (NDC) to the UNFCCC in 2016 and its Second National Communication to the UNFCCC in 2021. These documents provide the platform to integrate its Low Carbon Development Strategy into the country’s long-term sustainable development Vision by 2030.