Helping countries reach their climate goals

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Supporting the work of over 120 countries and territories

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This event will discuss opportunities of the blue economy, blue carbon and nature-based solutions in small island states. 
In Georgia, UNDP and the National Forestry Agency launch awareness campaign about forest protection, with support from Japan.
Climate Promise accelerates climate action in Sri Lanka.

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A progress report on the Japan-funded project being implemented in 23 countries and territories under the Climate Promise initiative.
Just Transition feature

What is just transition? And why is it important?

We must transition to a sustainable, net-zero future, but it needs to happen in a fair and inclusive way. This explainer breaks down just transition, its benefits, and the countries leading the way.

How Just Transition can help deliver the Paris Agreement

How Just Transition can help deliver the Paris Agreement

This new report unpacks why a just transition is central to delivering the Paris Agreement and Sustainable Development Goals, analyses key trends, and explores what a just transition means for UNDP’s work. 

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German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action
International Climate Initiative
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AECID: Spanish Agency for International Development Cooperation
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Government of Iceland
Ministero Della Transizione Ecologica
Portugal
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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