Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
The objective of this Scoping Study: Integration of Poverty and Sustainability into National Development Planning is to assess the extent to which Ethiopia has adopted integrated approaches in its development planning process and transitions to more inclusive, greener economies; and, identify the remaining gaps, the key challenges, bottlenecks and constraints faced towards integration and the reasons for these challenges.
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
The country case study Integrating Agriculture in National Adaptation Plans (NAP–Ag) Programme - Kenya Case Study 2017 is one in a series that describes the steps taken to formulate and implement National Adaptation Plans (NAPs), with a particular emphasis on adaptation in agriculture (incl. forestry, livestock and fisheries).
UNDP has unique experience supporting countries to develop Intended NDCs (INDCs), leading global public consultations to define SDGs, and most recently to support governments in designing and implementing NDC and SDG roadmaps to meet these commitments.
The Guidance Note - Agricultural Commodities: Ensuring Smallholder Benefits, Environmental Sustainability and Durable Growth takes stock of UNDP’s work in the agricultural commodities sector and provides case study examples that illustrate the variety of initiatives, programmes and projects that UNDP supports around the world.
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Montreal Protocol Multilateral Fund, Global Environment Facility (GEF)
The brochure Past Successes and Future Opportunities covers examples of UNDP’s work in protecting the global ozone layer, advancing sustainable cooling solutions for and tackling climate change, and highlighting linkages to the Sustainable Development Goals.
Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), International Labour Organization (ILO), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
The Green Industrial Policy: Concept, Policies, Country Experiences report provides an overview of the debate on green industrial policy, highlights what countries can gain economically from pursuing environmental integrity, and explores the policy options available to accelerate the transformation in ways that enhance both human well-being and environmental sustainability.
Deltares, Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR), Program for Forests (PROFOR) at the World Bank, Ecoshape, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), GGKP Annual Conference
Effective flood risk management is critical to protect people and their livelihoods from flooding and to limit future losses. Nature-based measures and their ability to address flood risk are receiving increasing attention.
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Stockholm Resilience Centre, Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity (SCBD), Pronatura, ECOSUR, National Biodiversity Strategies and Action Plans (NBSAP) Forum, The Nature Conservancy
Are you interested in learning how to incorporate the concept of resilience into your work? Do you want to promote an integrated approach to social and ecological sustainability? Do you want to enhance the effectiveness of your conservation and development actions to deliver on the Aichi Biodiversity Targets and Sustainable Development Goals?
National Biodiversity Strategies and Action Plans (NBSAP) Forum, Swedish Environmental Protection Agency, Governance of Extractive Industries (GOXI), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
From Oct. - Dec. 2017, the National Biodiversity Strategies and Action Plans (NBSAP) Forum, the Swedish Environmental Protection Agency, Governance of Extractive Industries (GOXI) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will host a webinar series on Environmental Governance of the Mining Sector.
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)
This massive open online course on National Adaptation Plans: Building Climate Resilience in Agriculture brings you closer to the nexus of climate change adaptation, agriculture and sustainable development. If you want to learn from development professionals currently engaged in national adaptation planning and agriculture, then this 6-week course is for you.