Low-Emission Climate-Resilient Development Strategies

  • Jul 1, 2010Advancing CCA in Developing Countries: The UNDP-GEF Adaptation PortfolioOverview of UNDP’s support to adaptation initiatives in developing countries funded by GEF-managed UNFCCC funds – LDCF and SCCF, and the GEF Trust Fund’s SPA.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Readiness for Climate FinanceApr 16, 2012Readiness for Climate Finance

  • 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.

  • Transforming On-Grid Renewable Energy MarketsNov 15, 2012Transforming On-Grid Renewable Energy Markets

  • Nov 1, 2010Technology Needs Assessment HandbookBuilding on lessons from earlier TNA efforts, the updated TNA Handbook offers a systematic approach for conducting TNA in order to identify, evaluate and prioritize mitigation and adaptation technologies.