Skip to main content

Table 2 The treatment of forest, harvesting and HWP in the INDCs

From: Assessing the contribution of harvested wood products under greenhouse gas estimation: accounting under the Paris Agreement and the potential for double-counting among the choice of approaches

INDC includes forestForest contribution is expressed as GHGAll wood harvesting is considered/could be includedHWP contribution is considered/could be estimatedNumber of countriesThe share of wood harvesting volume in 2017 based on FASTAT (%)Countries
YesYesYesYes5160.3Case A: EU countries (including Croatia, Cyprus, Malta), Australia, Canada, Iceland, Japan, New Zealand, Norway, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, USA, Andorra, Brazil, Brunei, Burundi, Chad, Columbia, Comoros, Congo, Costa Rica, DPR Korea, DRC, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Equatorial Grenada, Ethiopia, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Mali, Mexico, Namibia, Niger, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, R-Moldova, San Marino, Senegal, Serbia, Singapore, Solomon Island, South Africa, Tajikistan, Togo, Uganda, Tanzania, Vietnam, Zambia
No142.2Case B: Angola, Argentina, Azerbaijan, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Cambodia, Guinea, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Madagascar, Monaco, Paraguay, Peru, Timor
No2818.3Case C: Algeria, Armenia, Bahamas, Belize, Benin, Burkina Faso, Central Africa, Cote d'Ivoire, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Malawi, Malaysia, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Panama, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Tunisia, Uruguay, Venezuela
No1914.0Case D: Bhutan, Bolivia, Carbo Verde, Chili, China, El Salvador, Eritrea, Guinea Bissau, Guyana, Lao, Lesotho, Mauritania, Myanmar, Nepal, Rwanda, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname
No535.0Case E: Afghanistan, Albania, Antigua & Barbuda, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Botswana, Cabo Verde, Cameroon, Cuba, Djibouti, Egypt, Eswatini, Fiji, Georgia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jamaica, Kiribati, Kuwait, Liberia, Maldives, Micronesia, Mongolia, Montenegro, Nauru, Niue, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Qatar, South Korea, Macedonia, Marshall Islands, St. Lucia, St Vincent Grenadine, Samoa, Sao Tome Principe, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, St. Kitts and Nevis, Thailand, Tonga, Trinidad & Tobago, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, UAE, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Yemen, Zimbabwe
No INDC submission30.2Case F: Libya, Nicaragua, Syrian Arab Republic