Helping countries reach their climate goals

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Supporting the work of over 120 countries and territories

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Cities need to be at the heart of climate action – we explain why it matters.
Uganda is seeing worsening impacts of climate change. Local changemakers are leading adaptation solutions for urban and smallholder farmers.
With support from the Adaptation Fund, a project is helping restore wetlands in the La Mojana region of northern Colombia.

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This publication offers practical and step-by-step guidance on designing LT-LEDS.
Climate Action Explained

Climate Action Explained

Progress is possible. We can still win this fight. See how 12 countries are making progress on climate solutions in our new video series, Climate Action Explained.

Climate dictionary

The Climate Dictionary: An everyday guide to climate change

Is it getting harder to follow what climate experts are talking about? We've compiled an index of climate change terms to keep things simple.

What is climate change adaptation and why is it crucial?

What is climate change adaptation and why is it crucial?

From planting drought-resistant crops to improving early warning systems, adaptation measures are vital in reducing our vulnerability to climate change.

What are NDCs and how do they drive climate action?

NDCs: The climate goals that help countries meet 1.5°C

NDCs represent politically backed commitments by countries. If used right, they could be our way out of tackling the world’s current crises.

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Our work is made possible by:


German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action
International Climate Initiative
From The People of Japan
Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development
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AECID: Spanish Agency for International Development Cooperation
Belgium partner in development
Government of Iceland
Ministero Dell'Ambiente E Della Sicurezza Energetica
UNDP's Core Donors


NDC Partnership
United Nations Climate Change
IRENA: International Renewable Energy Agency
UNEP: United Nations Environment Programme
FAO: Fiat Panis
UNICEF : For Every Child
World Bank Group
giz: Deutsche Geselleschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
UN Women
UN Habitat: United Nations Human Settlements Programme