Switzerland INDC: first in, but room for improvement

Date Published 2015, March 05

Authors Höhne, Niklas, Fekete Hanna, Hagemann Markus, Sferra Fabio, Rocha Marcia, Hare Bill, Schaeffer Michiel, Jeffery Louise, Blok Kornelis, and Deng Yvonne

Switzerland is the first government to formally submit an INDC to the UNFCCC. It aims at halving greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 compared to 1990 levels, with at least a 30% reduction by 2030 domestically.