Helping countries reach their climate goals

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Supporting the work of over 120 countries and territories

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Effective mitigation is our only way to slow down climate change. We explain how it works and how it can be amplified.
The shea value chain proves how investing in women can transform entire communities and advance gender equality.

Strengthened collaboration will facilitate and support the credible, high-integrity supply and use of carbon credits.

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This review assesses whether existing and planned adaptation expenditure is sufficient to avoid the economic impact from climate change.
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:

Donors

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

Partners

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