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Resilient forests

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


Community Approaches to Sustainable Land Management and Agroecology Practices

Good practices from SGP support to community organizations to use approaches, techniques and methodologies in line with the principles of agroecology and climate-sensitive land resources management.  


Blue Economy, Community Solutions

This publication includes examples across different continents, ecosystems and cultures of priorities of livelihoods and conservation in combination.  


Women as Environmental Stewards - The Experience of the Small Grants Programme

This publication features women as environmental stewards in case studies about biodiversity conservation, climate change, land degradation, international waters and chemicals and waste management.  


Local Solutions - Adapting to Climate Change in Small Island Developing States

In 2009 the GEF Small Grants Programme (SGP), implemented by UNDP, entered into a partnership Australian Aid to improve the climate resilience of local communities in 42 countries, including 37 SIDS.  


Plastics and the Circular Economy: Community Solutions

This publication captures the experiences and lessons learned of the GEF Small Grants Programme, implemented by UNDP, on plastics management.  


The Seed Awards 2019

We are pleased to announce that SEED has launched the SEED Awards 2019. This year, up to 66 prize packages will be awarded to locally-driven early-stage enterprises, that leverage their innovative…  


Call for nominations: Equator Prize 2019

The UNDP-led Equator Initiative announces its global call for nominations for the Equator Prize 2019.  


From holidays to homecoming

Moldova emigration in search of work is ranked 11th highest globally. Eco-tourism helps create jobs and reunite families  

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