Rwanda joined the Coalition to collaborate on short-lived climate pollutant (SLCP) mitigation activities by sharing its experiences as a developing country. Upon joining, Rwanda noted the urgent need to reduce SLCP emissions, namely black carbon, methane, tropospheric ozone and hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), and expressed a particular interest in the Coalition’s Diesel, Household Energy, and Urban Health initiatives.

Videos: How Rwanda is working with the Climate and Clean Air Coalition to drive ambitious action on air pollution and climate change. 

Improving energy efficiency in the cooling sector
"Rwanda is pleased to support the newly created Climate and Clean Air Coalition Efficient Cooling initiative."

HFC phasedown
"We are grateful to the Climate and Clean Air Coalition and members of the Coalition in securing the Kigali Amendment and supporting fast implementation."

Climate & clean air action
"Rwanda has been working with the Climate and Clean Air Coalition to introduce strict emissions standards for thermal power plants and vehicles by 2020."

CCAC activities

Workstream | SNAP
While many countries recognize the value of addressing short-lived climate pollutants and taking an integrated approach to climate and air quality planning, they often lack capacity within the...


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