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Highlighting some of the countries making strides in the fight against climate change this year.
Ibrahim from Nigeria and Shamim from Bangladesh take a look back at COP27, and what it means for their regions.
The first AMP project in Africa will boost energy access by transforming the country's minigrids market.
In northeast Nigeria, besides insecurity, communities are also experiencing the pronounced impact of climate change.
Africa Climate Week focuses on partnerships for resilience and energy transition.
With the right choices and measures, African countries can manage the trade-offs and achieve both their development and social objectives.
By diversifying their sources of income, these women farmers can better withstand the economic consequences of climate threats.
The vision for low-carbon, high economic growth requires a colorful transformation at scale.
UNDP-supported initiatives are linking environmental protection, inclusion, economic opportunities and peace in a region ravaged by climate change.
Islamic finance and crowd funding brings clean energy to underserved communities.
Increasing climate resilience, enhancing social cohesion, and creating income and economic opportunities
29 countries in the Africa region submitted more ambitious climate pledges in 2021 with support from Climate Promise.
UNDP’s Sahel Offer – A Regeneration – is a $3.6 billion programme, which focuses on three main areas Governance, Energy and Youth, which are the…
At UNDP, based on our comparative advantages, we offer to focus on three key development catalysts – Governance, Renewable Energy and Youth, to…