UNDP Africa's Environment & Energy work
UNDP supports countries so they can build the strategies, institutions and mechanisms necessary to achieve development paths that are environmentally sustainable, while promoting economic growth, boosting human development and reducing poverty.
The Africa Adaptation Programme (AAP) was a strategic climate change initiative designed to help create more informed climate change adaptation decision-making and more effective implementation of those decisions in each of the 20 participating countries. This document includes media coverage of the AAP in 2010 and describes some of the on the ground experiences of the AAP.
- 29 Apr 2015:Congo Republic burns its entire stockpile of seized ivory
- 27 Apr 2015:African leaders to develop common plan for stopping wildlife crime
- 26 Apr 2015:Africa to set common roadmap to combat illegal wildlife trade