Back to search

Panama

Overview of LDN Targets

National voluntary LDN targets (original language)

• Meta nacional: Se alcanzará la meta NDT al año 2030 usando como referencia el año 2015 y con la recuperación de tierras degradadas correspondientes al 10 % del territorio nacional.

• Al 2030 se ha incrementado la cobertura boscosa en un 26 %.
• Para el 2025 disminuir la conversión de 18.000 ha de bosques en rastrojos y arbustos y/o suelos agrícolas.
• Al 2030 aumentar la productividad de 62.000 hectáreas de tierras de uso agrícolas y 12.000 hectáreas de matorrales y pastizales con productividad decreciente y con estados tempranos de deterioro.
• Al 2020 mejorar la coordinación entre las distintas instituciones, sociedad civil, gremios y fomentar mecanismos participativos.
• Para 2020 mejorar el marco legal existente que ayude a potenciar el programa NDT.

National voluntary LDN targets *

• National target: Using 2015 as the reference year, LDN will be achieved by the year 2030, with the recovery of degraded lands corresponding to 10% of the national territory.

• By 2030 increase forest cover by 26%.
• By 2025, reduce the conversion of 18,000 ha of forest to stubble and shrubs and / or agricultural land.
• By 2030, increase the productivity of 62,000 ha of agricultural land and 12,000 ha of scrub and grassland with declining productivity and early stage of deterioration.
• By 2020, improve coordination among the different institutions, civil society, unions and encourage participatory mechanisms.
• By 2020, improve the existing legal framework that helps to strengthen the LDN programme.

Reference documents
LDN TSP Country Report 2018 Spanish
LDN Country Commitments 2018 Spanish
* An unofficial translation into English is provided for countries which articulated their targets in other languages.