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South Africa

The first NDC submission of South Africa contributes highly, among others, to SDG 7 'Affordable and Clean Energy' (29%) and SDG 11 'Sustainable Cities and Communities' (11%). For SDG 7 contributions relate to Target '7.2 Increase share of renewable energy' (80%) and Target '7.3 Double the rate of improvement in energy efficiency' (20%). Here, some of the main climate actions are related to 'Solar energy' (17%) and 'Energy efficiency' (17%). For SDG 11 contributions relate to Target '11.2 Accessible and sustainable transport systems' (67%) and Target '11.6 Reduce environmental impact of cities (air quality, waste)' (33%). Here, climate actions are related to 'Use of electric vehicles' (60%) and 'Air quality improvement' (40%).

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