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Jordan reveals wide-ranging plan to curb emissions

Arab kingdom is the first Middle Eastern nation to submit its climate action strategy, outlining plans to boost energy supply as insecurity grows

Amman, the capital city of Jordan
Jordan has announced its plans to slash its greenhouse emissions in its capital Amman and across the country • Photograph: Berthold Werner

The Arab Kingdom of Jordan yesterday submitted its Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) ahead of December’s Paris Climate Summit, unveiling a comprehensive plan to limit its carbon emissions while boosting its energy supply.

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