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Liberia

Overview of LDN Targets

National voluntary LDN targets (original language)

LDN at the national scale:
• LDN is achieved by 2030 as compared to 2015 and an additional 10% of the national landscape has improved (net gain).

LDN at the sub-national scale (Counties):
• LDN is achieved in selected districts in Lofa, Grand Bassa, Grand Gedeh, Nimba, Gbarpolu, Rivercess and Grand Kru Counties respectively by 2030 as compared to 2015 (no net loss) and an additional country specific percentage of the landscape in those Counties has improved (net gain):
- Additional 10% of landscape improved in Voinjama, Foyah, Quadugbonie Districts in Lofa County (135,191.9 ha targeted degraded area);
- Additional 10% of landscape improved in Boe and Quillah, Buu Yao, Lower Doe, Yarmein Districts in Nimba County (123,360.2 ha targeted degraded area);
- Additional 7% of landscape improved in Lower Belleh and Bopulu Districts in Gbarpolu County (203,959.7 ha targeted degraded area);
- Additional 12% of landscape improved in Disrtict 4, Nekree, St. John River Districts in Grand Bassa County (939,18.79 ha targeted degraded area);
- Additional 7% of landscape improved in B’hai, Gboe-ploe, Putu Districts in  Grand Gedeh County (103,453.0 ha targeted degraded area);
- Additional 5% of landscape improved in Fen River, Jo River, Norwein Districts in Rivercess County (556,76.5 ha targeted degraded area);
- Additional 6% of landscape improved in Upper Jloh, Lower Jloh, Felo-Jekwi,Nrokwi-Wesldow, Grandcess-Wedabo Districts in Grand Kru County (585,18.5 ha targeted degraded area).

Reference documents
LDN TSP Country Report 2019 English
LDN Country Commitments 2019 English