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NAMA Study for A Sustainable Charcoal Value Chain In Ghana

MDG Carbon jointly with the Regional Environment Project on the Management of Environmental Services and Financing for Sustainable Development have released a NAMA study,  the third to focus on charcoal (following last year’s study of the sector in Uganda, and this year’s study in Côtemore

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NAMA Study for Sustainable Charcoal Value Chain in Côte d’Ivoire

MDG Carbon jointly with the regional environment project on the Management of Environmental Services and Financing for Sustainable Development has released a new NAMA study to help Côte d’Ivoire to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the current charcoal value chain and enable themore

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A Snapshot on Climate Finance

UNDP MDG Carbon just released ‘A snapshot on Carbon Finance’, using an infographic design to present an overview of existing financing sources and additionally required funds to close the financing gap and reach climate resilience. more

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Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Action (NAMA) Sustainable Development EvaluationTool

UNDP has released a new tool that is designed for Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Action (NAMA) developers and policy makers.The tool allows users to evaluate the sustainable development performance indicators and sustainable development results achieved over the lifetime of the NAMA. Themore

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Integrated Sustainable Rural Development: Renewable Energy Electrification and Rural Productivity Zones

This discussion paper provides stakeholders in beneficiary countries and donor organizations a holistic way of tackling rural energy access and rural poverty by setting up an integrated infrastructure for energy and income generation. The approach presented in the Discussion Paper combinesmore

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Financing Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions – providing for support to receiving Governments

This paper for Governments and donors on discusses the conceptualization, design, implementation and operationalization of NAMAs with a focus on rural electrification. The purpose of the paper is to elaborate further on the concept presented at the UNDP-WBI webinar ‘Engaging the Private Sector inmore

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MDG Carbon Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMA) Template

The MDG Carbon NAMA template has been developed for practitioners, activitly involved in the design of NAMA options and provides a guidance for external NAMA experts invovled in MDG Carbon’s NAMA design. more

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Corporate Social Responsibility as an enabler of Green Growth and Climate Action

UNDP MDG Carbon has released a new Discussion Paper on 'Corporate Social Responsibility as an enabler of Green Growth and Climate Action' which looks at the role of UNDP and MDG Carbon in helping a host country to establish a CSR Agency, a CSR Strategy and a CSR Fund for sustainablemore

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MDG Carbon Newsletter 01

The first issue of the biannual MDG Carbon newsletter was launched in January 2014 and presents an innovative programme that secures long-term sustainable development, and shares MDG Carbon’s activities and opportunities to learn and collaborate. more

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Standardized Baseline Guidance Note

MDG Carbon published a Guidance Note for Standard Baselines (SBs), primarily intended for Designated National Authorities, Coordinating and Managing Entities, and consultants involved with the development of SBs. The Note focuses on the current UNFCCC rules and regulations (Standards andmore