Ireland’s Bilateral Climate Finance Zambia - 2013 Report

Zambia is a landlocked country located in Southern Africa with a population of approximately 14.5 million. The territory of Zambia covers 752, 618 square kilometres. The average annual temperature in Zambia has increased by 1.3ºC degrees from 1960 to 2006 and is projected to increase by 1.2 to 3.4ºC degrees by the 2060s with more rapid warming in the southern and western regions (McSweeney et al. 2010). In 2013, Ireland provided a total of €1,277,782 in climate finance.