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Moving Towards a Climate Neutral UN: The UN Systems Footprint and Efforts to Reduce It (2011 edition)Moving Towards a Climate Neutral UN: The UN Systems Footprint and Efforts to Reduce It (2011 edition)

The most recent analysis of the UN's performance in implementing the UN's Climate Neutral Strategy. The report includes the details of the greenhouse gas emissions for 54 entities in 2010, as well as ...

Ready, Willing
and Able: Empowering countries to meet the climate challengeReady, Willing and Able: Empowering countries to meet the climate challenge

UNEP's work on climate change is shaped by the UNFCCC talks and outcomes and helps countries to respond to their needs under the Convention and its Kyoto Protocol

Climate Action 2011Climate Action 2011

Featuring expert analysis and opinion, Climate Action 2011 is an essential guide for businesses looking to reduce their carbon footprint and adapt to the impacts of climate change

Enhancing Information for Renewable Energy Technology
Deployment in Brazil, China and South AfricaEnhancing Information for Renewable Energy Technology Deployment in Brazil, China and South Africa

This report documents crucial information to support deployment of renewable energies in three key emerging markets - Brazil, China and South Africa - and provides information for policy-making aimed ...

UNEP 2011 Annual ReportUNEP 2011 Annual Report

2011 proved a landmark year in which many of the transformational reforms, launched in 2008, really began to bear fruit in terms of a transition to a results-based, more effective and more responsive ...

A practical framework
for planning
pro-development
climate policyA practical framework for planning pro-development climate policy

MCA4climate is a major new UNEP initiative providing practical assistance to governments in preparing their climate change mitigation and adaptation plans and strategies. It aims to help governments, ...

Building for the Future
A United Nations Showcase in NairobiBuilding for the Future A United Nations Showcase in Nairobi

The new office facility in Nairobi, houses the headquarters of both the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT).

UNEP 2010 Annual ReportUNEP 2010 Annual Report

The 2010 Annual Report catalogues the beginning of a new, strategic and transformational direction for UNEP as it began implementing its Medium Term Strategy (MTS) for 2010-2013 across six areas: Cli ...

UN-REDD Programme: 2009 Year in ReviewUN-REDD Programme: 2009 Year in Review

At the global level, the UN-REDD Programme made a number of significant contributions in the area of measurement, reporting and verifi cation (MRV), engagement of Indigenous Peoples and Civil Society ...

Pathways for Implementing REDD+Pathways for Implementing REDD+

The critical role of REDD+ in contributing to the global objective of climate change mitigation is increasingly recognised. REDD+ offers significant potential for rapid and low-cost emission reductio ...

Carbon and biodiversity: A demonstration atlasCarbon and biodiversity: A demonstration atlas

The demonstration atlas, launched at the 14th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, shows that areas high in both carbon and biodiversity do exist an ...

UNEP Climate Change StrategyUNEP Climate Change Strategy

UNEP’s Climate Change Strategy is the result of a comprehensive process involving external experts and UNEP staff from across the organization. The strategy is built on the analysis of UNEP’s politic ...

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