Low-Emission Climate-Resilient Development Strategies

  • 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.

  • Examples of Inclusive Green Economy Approaches in UNDP's Support to CountriesJun 15, 2012Examples of Inclusive Green Economy Approaches in UNDP's Support to Countries

  • Mapping Climate Change VulnerabilityNov 1, 2010Mapping Climate Change VulnerabilityThis guidebook assists planners working at the sub-national levels to identify and map the nature of current and future vulnerability to long-term climate change so that appropriate policies and intervention can be designed and implemented.

  • 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.

  • Managing the National Greenhouse Gas Inventory ProcessMar 1, 2005Managing the National Greenhouse Gas Inventory ProcessThe handbook was developed by UNDP with input from a wide range of institutions and national experts from Annex I and non-Annex I Parties. The objective of the handbook is to provide non-Annex I Parties with a strategic and logical approach to a sustainable inventory process.

  • 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.

  • Oct 1, 2010Designing Adaptation Initiatives ToolkitThis guide supports the design of measurable, reportable and verifiable adaptation initiatives. It provides step-by-step guidance in designing climate change adaptation projects.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Sep 19, 2011Paving the Way for Climate-resilient InfrastructureThis report summarizes the proceedings of the El Salvador conference (June 2010) "Strategies for Adapting Public and Private Infrastructure to Climate Change". It outlines the multiple development benefits of climate-proofing infrastructure. While these proceedings address the specific context of El Salvador, the methodologies outlined can be applied to a wide range of situations.