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Biodiversity Mainstreaming

UNDP works to mainstream biodiversity priorities into policy, planning and practices in sectors such as finance, agriculture, plantation forestry, mining, fisheries, infrastructure development and…  



Sustainable land management

UNDP employs a nexus approach to combatting land degradation and securing a sustainable future, promoting integrated solutions to address land degradation with climate crisis, inequality, migration…  


Food and agricultural commodities systems

UNDP addresses the Global Food and Agricultural Commodities Systems (FACS) and has identified transformative pathways towards engendering system change.  


Resilient forests

UNDP supports efforts to sustain resilient forest ecosystems to benefit local economies, protect biodiversity, and address climate change.  


Future of Global Governance of Agriculture and Food System

Statement by Haoliang Xu, UN ASG and Director of UNDP's Bureau for Policy and Programme Support at the invitation of Sigrid Kaag, Minister of Trade and Development Cooperation of the Netherlands.  


Global Goals Week

This year’s Global Goals Week is the biggest one yet, with more than 80 partners and dozens of events uniting people from all walks of life around a common mission: a sustainable future for everyone.  


Beyond profit: how SDG Impact helps the private sector

When profits alone are no longer the measure of success, what other metrics will the private sector use to demonstrate their impact on well-being, or income, or the environment?  


Equator Prize at UN Climate Summit highlights indigenous and local solutions

This year’s Equator Prize Award Ceremony will honor 22 outstanding indigenous and local groups from 16 countries, each showcasing innovative, nature-based solutions for tackling climate change,…  


Five plans for carbon neutrality

A look at those taking the lead in setting bold goals to curb climate change.  

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