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As it takes bigger steps to combate climate change, Kenya is looking at its forest ecosystems as a way to unlock new solutions.
“Without the forest, we are exposed to climate change, to drought and heat. Without rain, we cannot grow crops to eat"
Highlighting some of the countries making strides in the fight against climate change this year.
With a dive in Hatay Province, Şahika Ercümen issues a call for urgent action to protect the world's water resources.
With climate change impacts intensifying, UNDP supports farmers in Kazakhstan become more resilient.
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.
Ugandan youth leader shares her thoughts on what it means to shape the climate future we want.
Just as the government is advancing its agenda, some regions are taking a localized approach to climate action.
The GEF-Least Developed Countries Fund has approved US$4.5 million towards strengthening the climate resilience of the drinking water sector in Haiti.
Sharm El-Sheikh and its surroundings offer an abundance of natural attractions and experiences to visitors and travellers.
With support from Japan, farmers in Kazakhstan will pilot technologies that aim to raise agricultural productivity, while lowering emissions.
In northeast Nigeria, besides insecurity, communities are also experiencing the pronounced impact of climate change.
With funding from Japan, UNDP is working with the authorities in Hatay to improve the river’s current condition.