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Multi stakeholder development impact assessment

Multi stakeholder development impact assessment

Using the LEDS GP Development Impacts Assessment Toolkit to measure the co-benefits of Zambia's mitigation actions in its intended nationally determined contribution to the Paris Agreement.
Themes
  • Assessing the benefits of LEDS
  • Benefits
Location

Zambia, Africa

Case Summary

The Ministry of Lands, Natural Resources and Environmental Protection led an inclusive multi-stakeholder process in collaboration with the Centre for Energy, Environment, and Engineering of Zambia (CEEEZ) to assess co-benefits of INDC mitigation actions using the Development Impacts Assessment (DIA) visual tool, developed in collaboration with the LEDS Global Partnership.

The tool provides a framework to help stakeholders identify and communicate the impacts (positive and negative) that LEDS actions may have on development priorities thus assisting decision makers in exploring potential trade-offs in policies. The development impact assessment process provided key information to prioritize actions included in Zambia’s INDC, with outputs presented in the document below.

Results supported byUNDPWorld Resources InstituteTransparency partnership