Integrating Environment into Development

  • Delivering Results in Degraded Lands for People and PlanetOct 7, 2015Delivering Results in Degraded Lands for People and Planet

  • Dec 4, 2015From Coast to Coast - Celebrating 20 Years of Transboundary Management of our Shared Oceans

  • May 1, 2009Green Jobs for the Poor: A Public Employment Approach

  • Women's Green Business InitiativeJan 1, 2010Women's Green Business InitiativeThe Women’s Green Business Initiative is an innovative Programme that addresses existing structural barriers to women’s economic advancement and facilitates equal opportunities for women to participate in the green economy. It aims to ensure that emerging climate funds address the needs of poor women and men equitably.

  • Sep 16, 2010National Capacity Self-Assessment Synthesis ReportThe report summarizes the challenges and opportunities experienced by countries in meeting their commitments under the Rio Conventions, as well as areas where more effort could yield better progress. It reveals the countries' top five capacity development needs to implement the international treaties related to biodiversity, climate change, desertification and drought.

  • Making Progress on Environmental SustainabilityOct 1, 2006Making Progress on Environmental Sustainability

  • Jun 1, 2008PEI Making the Economic CaseThis primer provides guidance on presenting evidence about the economic, development and poverty reduction benefits of the environment to public sector decision-makers, so as to justify and promote “environmental investment”. Hard copies can be ordered through the Poverty Environment Facility.

  • Mar 1, 2009PEI Mainstreaming HandbookThis handbook is designed to serve as a guide for champions and practitioners engaged in the task of mainstreaming poverty-environment linkages into national development planning. Hard copies can be ordered through the Poverty Environment Facility.

  • Mar 23, 2011Practitioner's Guide: Capacity Development for Environmental SustainabilityCapacity development and environmental sustainability are both central to UNDP’s mandate and programming.The purpose of this Practitioner’s Guide is to provide practical guidance to UNDP staff, partner countriesand other development partners on the nature of environmental capacity and how to support capacitydevelopment for environmental sustainability (CDES).

  • Monitoring Guidelines of Capacity Development in GEF ProjectsSep 14, 2010Monitoring Guidelines of Capacity Development in GEF ProjectsThis publication outlines guidelines and a set of indicators to assess capacities built to achieve environmental sustainability.