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Investing in waste management is a new chance to create green opportunities for youth in Malawi.
Ghanaians like Nelson who works with waste pickers who collect about 20,000 tonnes of plastic every day, are showing us the way.
With support from Japan, Kosovo* is helping businesses embrace sustainable green practices.
UNDP Administrator, Achim Steiner, met with local communities in Chile that are rolling-out much-needed solutions to waste management.
Viet Nam is striving to build for the future and accelerate a green and inclusive economic rebound.
With plans to cut emissions 60% by 2030, become carbon neutral by 2050, Lao PDR is showing climate leadership.
Young Kenyan entrepreneurs are tackling deforestation and shifting to a circular economy through innovation.
Faced with increasing extreme weather events, Vanuatu is working hard to build a climate-resilient future.
Countries such as Chile, Peru and Panama are promoting voluntary carbon footprint programmes within the private sector.
In Liberia, waste management and recycling businesses tap into this massive resource to expand and re-imagine their businesses.
In 2021, twelve countries in the Europe and Central Asia region submitted more ambitious climate pledges with support from Climate Promise.