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Adopting electricity as the primary source of energy for cooking helps reduce carbon emissions and deforestation.
The new funding will be key in sustaining resilient forest ecosystems that benefit local economies, protect biodiversity, and address climate change.
UNDP has won a Webby Award for their Dear World Leaders initiative - an innovative campaign aimed at raising awareness of the global climate crisis,…
UNDP and Defra aim to demonstrate the potential of nature to help tackle the climate crisis and reach the goals of the Paris Agreement.
With new climate financing support from Japan, UNDP will assist Georgia to protect forests and reduce emissions.
In celebration of International Forests Day, students from the Kalinago community in Dominica came out to plant fruit trees on their school compounds
Japan becomes newest and largest partner to the next phase of UNDP’s Climate Promise, providing significant climate funds for 23 countries and…
UNDP developed a guidance framework to support countries to design green recovery options that incorporate climate action.
Though women and girls bear the burden of climate impacts, they are often not driving change in climate adaption, mitigation, and solutions.
Future generations in Lesotho can learn how to protect their environment by following the footsteps of these women.
Increasing climate resilience, enhancing social cohesion, and creating income and economic opportunities
Message from UNDP Administrator, Achim Steiner, on the latest IPCC report.
A major reforestation campaign aiming at protecting watersheds and reaching the goals of the country's NDC.