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Long-term development is key to fighting drought and saving lives.
We spoke to Kishan Khoday, Regional Team Leader – Nature, Climate and Energy, about strategic priorities for countries in the region.
In recent years, Somalia has worked to carve a climate-resilient path forward. But success depends on international financial support.
MENACW 2022 was held from 28 to 31 March in Dubai, hosted by the Government of the United Arab Emirates.
In 2021, seven countries in the Arab States region submitted more ambitious climate pledges with support from Climate Promise.
Climate change is not just an environmental phenomenon. It also has significant ramifications for peace, stability and security.
With funding from the GEF and support from UNDP, nature-based climate actions are building a climate-resilient future for the people of Puntland.
Around the world some 2.2 billion people lack safely managed drinking water, 4.2 billion people lack safely managed sanitation, and 700 million…
Somalia, one of the world's most fragile states, is working for a more resilient, low-carbon future.
Despite facing conflict and political instability, Somalia shows strong climate action leadership through multi-sectoral, cohesive approach.
Addressing climate change can play an important role in preventing and mitigating health crises, with green solutions vital for recovery efforts.