Integrating Environment into Development

  • NCSA Sub-Regional WorkshopsFeb 22, 2012NCSA Sub-Regional Workshops

  • NCSA Final Reports, Action Plans and CCRFeb 22, 2012NCSA Final Reports, Action Plans and CCR

  • Sep 20, 2010UNDP’s Local Capacity StrategyThe Strategy presents a vision for how UNDP can approach, prioritize, and integrate its work to create the enabling conditions for effective local action and to greatly speed the scale-up of local-level best practices. It is designed to elucidate and strengthen how UNDP works with and supports community-based initiatives and national governments to scale up local-level successes.

  • Fast Facts: Integrating environment into development planningMay 9, 2012Fast Facts: Integrating environment into development planningIn order to preserve the full range of natural ecosystems required for human well-being, environment objectives must be embedded in policies that influence human activities, including the key productive sectors of the economy, as well as national development planning frameworks and budgets, institutions, governance, and market-based mechanisms. This ‘mainstreaming’ of environment is crucial for effective action to promote development that is sustainable and climate-resilient.

  • The Environment and Energy Thematic Trust Fund (EE TTF) 2013 Annual Report Sep 10, 2014The Environment and Energy Thematic Trust Fund (EE TTF) 2013 Annual Report

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

  • Guidance Note on Integrating Environment Linked Poverty Concerns into Planning, Budgeting, and Monitoring ProcessesMay 28, 2015Guidance Note on Integrating Environment Linked Poverty Concerns into Planning, Budgeting, and Monitoring ProcessesThis guidance note provides development practitioners and policy-makers with guidance based on the experience of the UNDP-UNEP Poverty-Environment Initiative (PEI) which supports programme countries to quantify identified environment and natural resources poverty links in terms of the impact on poverty and to identify policy options to accelerate poverty reduction through the more sustainable use of natural resources.

  • 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.

  • NAMA Study for A Sustainable Charcoal Value Chain In GhanaOct 21, 2014NAMA Study for A Sustainable Charcoal Value Chain In GhanaThe NAMA study shall guide Ghana to develop NAMAs along the charcoal value chain, i.e. forest management, production, trade and final consumption.

  • Jun 15, 2008Resource Kit on Indigenous Peoples’ IssuesThis Kit focuses on development and indigenous peoples, with emphasis on their full and effective participation in all development processes and the need for a genuine partnership in—and ownership with them—of these processes. It is designed to provide United Nations Country Teams with guidance as to how to engage indigenous peoples and include their perspectives in development processes.