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Ending the dry season with sustainable water management

Communities in northern Ghana thrive with reliable irrigation and new income opportunities.  

Ambition. Acceleration. Mobilization

UNDP is pleased to invite you and your guests to our flagship event showcasing how the world can take swift and meaningful action on climate change and how UNDP is delivering on its commitment to…  

Combatting land degradation - securing a sustainable future

This report articulates UNDP's response to the global land degradation challenge and our support to the implementation of the UNCCD Strategic Framework 2018-2030.  

Dushanbe Regional Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction

Statement by Asako Okai, UN ASG and Director of UNDP's Crisis Bureau at the Regional Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction and implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction…  

Designing plans to withstand climate change in Uruguay

Making a sustainable future for a heavily urbanized society.  

Climate adaptation: setting the stage for transformation

Incorporating the reality of climate change into nations' budgets.  

UNDP and Mozambique Government launch post disaster recovery facility for Cyclones Idai and Kenneth

UNDP and the Government of Mozambique today formally signed an agreement for UNDP Recovery Facility that will help fast track recovery and build resilience following the devastation unleashed by…  

Changing how we treat land “vital” in fight against climate change – UN development chief reacts to new climate report

The UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner today joined international climate experts in calling for action following the release of a UN report on the devastating impacts of current land use practices on…  

Deployments - 2016

336 experts deployed to 78 countries worldwide in 2016 to support crisis preparedness, response and recovery  

Baseline study on disaster recovery in Africa

This study seeks to present a comprehensive review of the situation of post-disaster recovery in Africa over the last decade and enhance the understanding and knowledge of recovery processes.  

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