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UNDP Administrator welcomes strong gesture in favor of climate adaptation

The Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Mr. Achim Steiner, attended the second meeting of the Committee of African Heads of State and Government on Climate Change…  




National Development Plans

Sustainable and resilient development can best be achieved through an integrated approach that builds on the synergies of actions on climate, development and resilience.  


UNDP, Germany, Spain and EU launch EUR 42 million programme at UN Climate Summit to help countries deliver on the Paris Agreement

UNDP, together with the Governments of Germany and Spain, and the European Commission, today launched a new programme to support countries in making progress on their commitments under the Paris…  



Securing vanilla for farmers and development in Comoros

Vanilla, ylang-ylang and clove sectors together account for 80 percent of Comoros’ exports and employ 45 percent of the archipelago’s workforce – approximately 123,000 people - placing these sectors…  



Fashion Forward. Women in Niger break through with unique sewing cooperatives and improved farm marketing to support climate resilient lives

In Niger, recurring droughts, inconsistent rainfall patterns and other weather-related stressors are impacting the overall stability of the country’s economy. People are forced to migrate, tensions…  

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