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Minerals in the Fight Against Climate Change

What role do minerals play in the effort to combat climate change?  


Co-creating climate solutions series

How can we better work with Youth to solve the climate crisis? African Youth weighs in.  



Mozambique: UNDP mobilizes 1 million in emergency funding, as early recovery phase begins

Less than two weeks after tropical cyclone Idai made landfall in Mozambique, and as search and rescue operations are ending, the United Nations has launched a 3 months humanitarian funding appeal for…  


Putting markets to work

Innovative finance mechanisms provide a number of incentives for both investors and public sector actors.  


Climate change is pushing Africa to a tipping point, threatening economic and development gains

UNDP launches report at Poland climate talks calling on nations and world leaders to accelerate and mainstream climate actions across Africa to meet Paris Agreement targets  



Resilience for Sustainable Development in the Lake Chad Basin

The humanitarian crisis in the Lake Chad Basin is among the most severe in the world, with more than 10 million people in urgent need of life-saving assistance and protection. Yet, it is critical that…  


Senegal to host African regional talks on disaster recovery

At least 70 senior officials and dozens of experts, representing nearly 30 countries, to convene in Dakar for a five-day workshop and training focused on disaster recovery in Africa.  


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.  

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