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United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
June 2018
The Sustainable Urban Infrastructure Transitions in the ASEAN Region: A Resource Perspective report highlights five strategic infrastructure pathways for resource-efficient and inclusive urban development.
June 2018

The proportion of the global population living in cities and towns is expected to rise from 54 per cent in 2015 to 66 per cent by 2050, which will result in a significant expansion of existing cities, as well as the construction of ne

June 2016
United Nations Environment Finance Initiative (UNEP FI), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, BMZ Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development
Demystifying Adaptation Finance for the Private Sector is a study by UNEP FI that analyse the role of private finance in confronting the challenges of climate change.
28 June 2018
Webinar
Online
Eye on Earth, United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), World Resources Institute (WRI)
On 28 June 2018 (13:00 - 14:00 UTC), the Eye on Earth is holding a webinar on Strategies for SDG National Reporting.
June 2018
This report sets out the latest thinking on how we can more sustainably manage and curb single-use plastic pollution. It looks at what governments, businesses and individuals have achieved at national and sub-national levels to curb the consumption of single-use plastics. It offers lessons that may be useful for policymakers who are considering regulating the production and use of single-use plastics.
March 2018
Economics of Land Degradation (ELD), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
The report, The Economics of Land Degradation Neutrality in Asia, highlights the cost of land degradation and what economic benefits are generated through investments in sustainable land management.
March 2018
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), Global Environment Facility (GEF)
This Briefing Regional briefing on National Adaptation Plans - Asia-Pacific in Focus aims to provide a brief overview of the NAP experiences of middle-income countries in the Asia and Pacific region (excluding Central Asia), and highlight emerging issues, challenges and opportunities
April 2018
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), Global Environment Facility (GEF)
This Briefing Regional Briefing on National Adaptation Plans - Caribbean in Focus is based on the consultations and discussions which took place at the National Adaptation Plan (NAP) Training Workshop for the Caribbean, held in Georgetown, Guyana, from 31 May to 2 June 2017.
March 2018
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), Global Environment Facility (GEF)
This briefing Regional briefing on National Adaptation Plans - Africa in Focus aims to provide a brief overview of National Adaptation Plans (NAPs) experiences in these sub-Saharan African countries, highlighting emerging issues, challenges and opportunities – with a focus on the countries whose delegates participated in the workshop.
March 2018
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
The 2018 UN World Water Development Report, Nature-based Solutions for Water, proposes an innovative response to water resource management challenges: nature-based solutions (NBS). It focuses in particular on water for agriculture, sustainable cities, disaster risk reduction and water quality.

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