Overall stats about Goal 15 in South Africa
5 / 12

targets with data available for at least one indicator

6 / 14

indicators with data available for South Africa

42.9%
indicator coverage for Goal 15 in South Africa

Targets

South Africa currenty has data on these targets for Goal 15.

Target 15.1

2/2 covered

Target 15.2

1/1 covered

Target 15.3

1/1 covered

Target 15.4

1/2 covered

Target 15.5

1/1 covered

Target 15.6

0/1 covered

Target 15.7

0/1 covered

Target 15.8

0/1 covered

Target 15.9

0/1 covered

Target 15.a

0/1 covered

Target 15.b

0/1 covered

Target 15.c

0/1 covered

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Policies

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South Africa's National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan

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South Africa's National Biodiversity Strategy Action Plan 2015-2025

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National Protected Areas Expansion Strategy of South Africa

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National Integrated Strategy to Combat Wildlife Trafficking

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National Environment Management Act

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National Action Programme Combatting Land Degradation to Alleviate Rural Poverty

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Type of Ecosystem
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Definition

Forest area as a proportion of the total land area (including forest,sanvanna and thicket biomes)

Method of computation

𝐹𝑜𝑟𝑒𝑠𝑡 𝑎𝑟𝑒𝑎 (𝑟𝑒𝑓𝑒𝑟𝑒𝑛𝑐𝑒 𝑦𝑒𝑎𝑟) /𝐿𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝑎𝑟𝑒𝑎 (𝑟𝑒𝑓𝑒𝑟𝑒𝑛𝑐𝑒 𝑦𝑒𝑎𝑟) ×100

Source

South African National Biodiversity Institute