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Blending Climate Finance through National Climate Funds

This guidebook is part of a series of manuals, guidebooks and toolkits that draws upon the experience and information generated by the United Nations Development Programme’s (UNDP) support for climate change adaptation and mitigation projects in some 140 countries over the past decade. These resources are intended to enable project managers, UNDP Country O!ces and developing country government decision-makers to acquaint themselves with a variety of methodologies most appropriate to their development contexts in support of their transition to green, low-emission and climateresilient development.

 

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A Case for Climate Neutrality: Case Studies on Moving Towards a Low Carbon Economy United Nations Environment ProgrammeA Case for Climate Neutrality: Case Studies on Moving Towards a Low Carbon Economy United Nations Environment Programme

The publication presents concrete case studies from within the UNEP-led Climate Neutral Network (CN Net) that showcase concrete initiatives undertaken by diverse actors in a variety of sectors on moving towards climate neutrality. The publication, targets at the general public, presents the wealth of experiences by national and regional governments, city authorities, businesses, UN agencies and NGOs in reducing greenhouse gas emissions, and moving towards a resource efficient, low carbon Green ...

Seal The Deal BookletSeal The Deal Booklet

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Our Planet:  Copenhagen: Seal the DealOur Planet: Copenhagen: Seal the Deal

The United Nations Environment Programme's flagship magazine for environmentally sustainable development.

Tunza Vol. 7 No.3: Tunza 2009 Youth Conferences - What we want from CopenhagenTunza Vol. 7 No.3: Tunza 2009 Youth Conferences - What we want from Copenhagen

UNEP's magazine for youth.

DISASTER RISK MANAGEMENT FOR COASTAL TOURISM DESTINATIONS RESPONDING TO CLIMATE CHANGE: A Practical Guide for Decision MakersDISASTER RISK MANAGEMENT FOR COASTAL TOURISM DESTINATIONS RESPONDING TO CLIMATE CHANGE: A Practical Guide for Decision Makers

The sustainability of coastal tourism destinations depends partly on their ability to adapt planning and management practices to the impacts of climate change and also to increase their ability to effectively manage natural disasters. climate change will exacerbate weather-related disasters that will be not only more frequent but also more powerful and consequently will put coastal tourism destinations in an almost constant state of alert. Experience has shown, time and again, that it is loca ...

Tunza Vol. 7 No.2:The road to COPENHAGENTunza Vol. 7 No.2:The road to COPENHAGEN

UNEP's magazine for youth.

Climate Action - Getting greener: getting slimmer, and going digitalClimate Action - Getting greener: getting slimmer, and going digital

The second edition of Climate Change and supporting website feature a range of articles that encourage the sharing of best practice and the development of new technologies. These initiatives, illustrates the opportunities for business and governments to reduce costs and increase profits while tackling climate change. Separated into four sections, the first three mirrors the thematic building blocks laid out by the Bali Action Plan in 2007, which will be discussed in detail during COP 14 - The U ...

Tunza Vol. 7 No.1:Your Planet needs youTunza Vol. 7 No.1:Your Planet needs you

UNEP's magazine for youth.

Climate in Peril : a popular guide to the latest IPCC reportsClimate in Peril : a popular guide to the latest IPCC reports

Warming of the climate system is beyond argument, as shown by observations of increases in average air and ocean temperatures, the widespread melting of snow and ice, and rising global sea levels. But as the messages from scientists become increasingly explicit, the gap between the need for action they project and the climate policy the world leaders put in place remains. The purpose of this guide is to increase public understanding about the urgency of action to combat climate change and its ...

Kenya Atlas of Our Changing EnvironmentKenya Atlas of Our Changing Environment

In the footsteps of One Planet Many People, and Africa: Atlas of Our, this is the newest in a suite of UNEP Atlases that have inspired decision-makers to action through the power of photographs. This Atlas does two unique things: - It assesses Kenya's progress towards its own goals of improving the environment to achieve development goals; and -it delivers a stunning bird's-eye view of environmental change through the use of paired satellite images taken years apart. In the first case, it d ...