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Investing in social services and climate actions to prepare better for pandemics

Investment in social services and climate actions will help us better prepare for pandemics.  


Switzerland and Ghana sign MoU to take action on climate commitments

An MoU was signed between the Government of Ghana and the Swiss Federal Council to strengthen the mode of cooperation between the two countries under Article 6 of the Paris Agreement on climate…  


Transitioning to a circular economy with a multi-stakeholder platform in Ghana

We cannot continue with business as usual - a circular economy approach can help, in fact it is critical!  


European Union ramps up support to Africa Adaptation Initiative with EUR 1 million grant

The EU to fund the Africa Adaptation Initiative as the AAI scales-up its support for climate change adaptation across the continent.  


Engaging the private sector in a low carbon transition: Lessons from Morocco

As African countries transition to low-carbon development, the engagement of the private sector as a critical partner in the process becomes ever more important.  


Digital guide to help African countries fast-track SDGs, Paris Agreement and AU’s Agenda 2063 implementation

Three leading development partners have presented a digital application at the COP 25 climate conference in Madrid to help African countries grapple with the simultaneous implementation of key global…  


A spotlight can help save the Cameroon Forest

UNDP Cameroon spotlights the Congo Basin Forest that needs urgent attention.  


UNDP steps up support to rebuild lives and livelihoods post Cyclones Idai and Kenneth

UNDP is stepping up its support to help Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe to rebuild lives and fast track early recovery after Cyclones Idai and Kenneth.  


Minerals in Post-Disaster Reconstruction

Over 200 million people are affected by natural disasters each year, and the economic costs of destruction reach $300 billion per year on average.  


Managing community waste to improve food security

UNDP/GEFSGP programme is supporting communities to turn waste generated at home and farm residues into compost to increase crop yields.  

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