Environmental Finance

  • Jan 1, 2010Ensuring Gender Equity in Climate Change Financing

  • Innovative Financing for Development: A New Model for Development Finance?Jan 25, 2012Innovative Financing for Development: A New Model for Development Finance?

  • Financing for Development and UNDPJul 9, 2015Financing for Development and UNDPUNDP has a large portfolio of work on financing for development (FfD); from supporting countries to access and programme environmental finance, to working with aid providers and recipients to exchange knowledge and make development cooperation more effective, to carrying out research and policy advice on debt sustainability, to maximizing the potential of private finance. We are also involved in a wide range of important and much-valued partnerships.

  • Preparing LECRDS - Executive SummaryApr 2, 2011Preparing LECRDS - Executive SummaryThis report serves as the Executive Summary to a series of manuals and guidebooks that UNDP is offering in support of Low-Emission and Climate-Resilient Development Strategies (LECRDS). It provides a brief outline of the approach and methodologies that these materials treat in detail.

  • Charting a New Low-Carbon Route to DevelopmentSep 22, 2009Charting a New Low-Carbon Route to DevelopmentIntegrated climate change planning - a how-to guide for local and regional policy-makers on planning a low-carbon future. This document focuses on the importance of full engagement of sub-national authorities to comprehensively address climate change and suggests that taking the necessary action to tackle climate change will be more effective if it helps address local development issues.

  • Catalyzing Climate FinanceMay 1, 2011Catalyzing Climate FinanceThis guidebook is offered as a primer to countries to enable them to better assess the level and nature of assistance they will require to catalyze climate capital based on their unique set of national, regional and local circumstances.

  • Sep 13, 2011Blending climate finance through national climate fundsThis guidebook presents a process for designing and establishing an NCF and provides a simple, robust and transparent method for meaningful stakeholder engagement.

  • Apr 1, 2011Applying Climate Information for Adaptation Decision-MakingThis guidance document intends to provide countries with a practical tool on using climate information in their decision-making processes. This guide addresses these issues of adaptation planning under uncertainty of observed and projected climate change.

  • Apr 1, 2011Adapting to CC: UNDP-GEF Initiatives Financed by the LDCF, SCCF and SPAThis Report focuses on principles underlying the UNDP-GEF approach to adaptation programming and the key processes involved in removing barriers to successful adaptation measures.

  • Down to Earth: Territorial Approach to Climate ChangeOct 1, 2012Down to Earth: Territorial Approach to Climate ChangeTACC is part of a partnership between the United Nations and sub-national governments for fostering climate friendly development at the sub-national level. This partnership is a collaborative effort involving UNDP, UNEP and eight associations of regions.