The NDC sets out that Gabon’s vision for adaptation is to integrate the adaptation component of the NDC into a framework based on the country’s development strategy. It provides that Gabon has developed a National Strategy for Adaptation of the Coastline. This involves:
The adaptation measures set out in the NDC have some synergies with disaster risk reduction efforts, for example, the protection of the coast by physical barriers and bank rehabilitation works in Libreville and Port-Gentil.
The NDC includes a section on how to finance mitigation and adaptation measures, which explains that the Sustainable Development Orientation Act provides for the establishment of a National Fund for Sustainable development, which will channel and stimulate a portion of financial flows to Sustainable Development from: state budget, private investment, domestic market credit income, and donor inflows or loans of funds.