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Switzerland’s climate policy, 2018

legislation type Executive
Adaptation Framework
Mitigation Framework
Passed in 2018
This policy details how Switzerland aims to meet its commitments made under the Paris Agreement. It is a multi-sectoral document that primarily focuses on reducing GHG emissions from fossil thermal and motor fuels. It urges action at national and local levels, by public and private actors. 


  • Reduce its national greenhouse gas emissions by 20 percent as compared with 1990 levels by 2020.
    Economy-wide | Base year target | Target year: 2020 | Base year: 1990
from the Grantham Research Institute
from the Grantham Research Institute
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