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Lebanon

At a Glance

Resources listed below summarize existing information on climate change impacts and greenhouse gas emissions in Lebanon. USAID staff and other development practitioners may find this information useful for climate risk management and for considering the linkages between climate change and development.

    Funding and Key Indicators

    Refer to metadata and sources for more details.


    USAID Climate Change Funding (2020)

    Total

    N/A

    GAIN Vulnerability

    Medium

    Population (2020)

    5.5 Million

    GHG Emissions Growth

    2.68%

    % Forested Area

    13.4%

    Climate Change Information

    Stories from the Area

    Lebanon has lost more than 20 percent of its forest cover since 1960. a USAID and U.S. Forest Service reforestation initiative is helping Lebanese communities regrow part of their natural heritage.