Environment & Energy


Cost Benefit Study of Disaster Risk Mitigation Measures

The report, Cost Benefit Analysis (CBA) of the Disaster Risk Mitigation Measures in Three Islands in the Maldives, is the first study of its kind undertaken in the Maldives. It supports evidence based decision making for national policy makers in the reduction of national disaster risk, whilemore


Developing a Disaster Risk Profile for Maldives

This study provides a comprehensive risk analysis of Maldives with description of various hazards, vulnerabilities and potential damage and loss scenarios. The analysis provides the most complete hazard mapping exercise of the country till date and it is based on geographical evidence, historicalmore


Grants supported by UNDP in the Maldives

In the Maldives, UNDP hosts three grant programmes; Global Environment Facility Small Grants Programme Mangroves for the Future Grants Facility, and Small Grants Facility under the Integrated Governance Programme of UNDP more


Sustainable development in the Maldives is inextricably linked to the effective management of the environment and natural resources. Geographically, Maldives is one of the most vulnerable nations to the effects of climate change impacts such as sea level rise. Protecting the environment and natural resources is equally critical to sustainable livelihoods and the Maldives economy, as it is to its survival. UNDP is supporting in sustainable management of the natural environment, climate change adaptation, and increased livelihood resilience.