In Morocco GIZ co-operates with the State Secretariat for Transport in the Ministry of Equipment, Transport, Logistics and Water and with the Ministry of Energy on development concise pathway towards implement international climate commitment, the so-called Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC). Cooperation is already taking place with the State Secretariat and the relevant departments within the framework of the BMZ project “Support for Morocco’s energy policy” (Appui à la politique énergétique marocaine, PAPEM).
The transport sector in Morocco contributes 16% to total GHG emissions and 23% to energy sector emissions. In addition, the sector is currently growing at around 6% per year. On the 3rd National Communication to the Climate Secretariat 2016, Morocco estimated GHG emissions in the transport sector will quadruple by 2040 at business-as-usual scenario.
Morocco set an ambitious target of 52% of electricity capacity based on renewable sources by 2030 in the energy sector.
In Morocco, TraCS supports the Ministry of Equipment, Transport, Logistics and Water and the Ministry of Energy in developing integrated reduction scenarios for the transport and energy sectors. The cooperation also includes the development of an implementation plan and a monitoring method for the existing roadmap for sustainable mobility.