Civil Society Engagement

  • Partners for Change: UNDP's work with CSOs through the GEFMay 1, 2005The report documents best practices and highlights the dynamic, innovative and versatile role that civil society organizations (CSOs) have played in ensuring the success of initiatives to protect the global environment and to promote sustainable development. The case studies presented in the report illustrate the involvement of CSOs across a number of focal areas and a range of countries.

  • UNDP and Civil Society Organizations: A Policy of EngagementUNDP and Civil Society Organizations: A Policy of EngagementJan 1, 2001The policy on UNDP engagement with civil society provides guidelines and principles for engagement with civil society and highlights policy and programmatic implications.

GEF Small Grants Programme
thumbnail

By providing financial and technical support to projects that conserve and restore the environment while enhancing people's well-being and livelihoods, SGP demonstrates that community action can maintain the fine balance between human needs and environmental imperatives.

Read More
Equator Initiative: A Partnership for Resilient Communities
thumbnail

The Equator Initiative brings together the United Nations, governments, civil society, businesses and grassroots organizations to recognize and advance local sustainable development solutions for people, nature and resilient communities.

Read More