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Lesotho submitted its first NDC in 2017. The country has now embarked on the process of updating and revising its NDC as per the requirements of the Paris Agreement. The total estimated cost of implementation of the 2017 NDC is USD 1.17 billion, including USD 821.86 million for mitigation measures and USD 355.75 million for adaptation measures. Financing for NDC implementation is needed from a combination of domestic and international private sector entities, domestic public sector, and international development cooperation funding.


Timeline of United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Document Submissions

Please click on the timeline below to view the documents submitted.

Climate Commitments

Partnership Engagement
  • Membership: member since 2019
  • Country Engagement: Since joining the Partnership, Lesotho has requested support related to the preparation of NDC-related projects and pipelines for investment, through an embedded climate investment advisor with the Ministry of Defense, National Security and Environment under the Lesotho Meteorological Services. For further information on the requests submitted by Lesotho, including outstanding areas of support, please follow the links in the following section.

Country Documents

Access the country specific documents relevant to NDC Partnership in‑country work below.

Key Contacts

Focal Point Ministry

  • Ministry of Energy and Meteorology through Lesotho Meteorological Services (LMS)

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