All articles for the topic: United Nations

uneca

United Nations Economic Commission for Africa

Established by the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations (UN) in 1958 as one of the UN's five regional commissions, ECA's m

Read more
UNEP FI

United Nations Environment Programme – Finance Initiative

United Nations Environment Programme – Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) is a partnership between United Nations Environment and the global financial sector created in the wake of the 1

Read more
un water

United Nations Water

UN-Water coordinates the efforts of UN entities and international organizations working on water and sanitation issues.

Read more
escap

United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) is the regional development arm of the United Nations for the Asia-Pacific region.

Read more
uncdf

United Nations Capital Development Fund

The UN Capital Development Fund makes public and private finance work for the poor in the world’s 47 least developed countries (LDCs).

Read more
un development report

UN Adaptation Gap Report 2017

The report explores key opportunities and challenges associated with assessing progress on adaptation at the global level.

Read more
uncc learn

Building capacity through the UN CC:Learn platform

The UN CC: Learn platform, funded by the Swiss Government and UN partners, offers free climate change-relevant learning resources that are backed by the UN system.

Read more
unicef vert - climate adaptation.

United Nations International Childrens Fund

The United Nations International Children's Fund (UNICEF) is a United Nations (UN) programme headquartered in New York City that provides humanitarian and developm

Read more
unrisd colour logo cmyk 0 - climate adaptation.

United Nations Research Institute for Social Development

The United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD) is an autonomous research institute within the UN system that undertakes multidisciplinary research and policy analysis on the

Read more
unu-meritlogo black - climate adaptation.

United Nations University – Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology

Read more
UN ESCWA

United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia

The Economic Commission for Western Asia (ECWA) was established on 9 August 1973 pursuant to Economic and Social Council’s resolution 1818 (LV).

Read more
businesscase - climate adaptation.

The Business Case for Responsible Corporate Adaptation

This report presents a diverse set of global corporate adaptation projects to raise awareness, inspire action and highlight opportunities to further responsible corporate adaptation.

Read more
dc logo 2 0 - climate adaptation.

COP21: Development & Climate Days

The theme this year is "Zero poverty, zero emissions: tough talk on poverty and climate", reflecting the importance of achieving an agreement on climate change that is fair, as well as ambitious.

Read more
th-3 - climate adaptation.

Amnesty International

Amnesty International is a global movement of more than 7 million people who take injustice personally. We are campaigning for a world where human rights are enjoyed by all.

Read more
un-habitat - logo - inidesain - climate adaptation.

United Nations Human Settlements Programme

UN-Habitat is the United Nations programme working towards a better urban future.

Read more
54c272171bbdascreen-shot-2015-01-23-at-16 - climate adaptation.

Biennial Assessment and Overview of Climate Finance Flows 2014

The UNFCCC’s Standing Committee on Finance (SCF) has recently made its first Biennial Assessment of Climate Finance Flows Report (BA). The highlights of this report are outlined here. 

Read more
unfccc - climate adaptation.

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Read more
52dfc17b70663c3d- 0 - climate adaptation.

Capacity Development

To improve the capacity of research and training institutions in developing countries to support climate change adaptation and mitigation action.

Read more
Micca

The EX-ACT Tool

Study to assess the mitigation potential of agriculture and forestry development projects.

Read more
5081658423447world-bank-logo 0 - climate adaptation.

World Bank

The World Bank is a vital source of financial and technical assistance to developing countries around the world.

Two Institutions, One Mission

Read more
wfp210154 - climate adaptation.

World Food Programme

The World Food Programme is the world's largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide.

Read more
507beb2c9e9fbmassoro-and-field-pictures-july-2012-070 - climate adaptation.

MICCA project in the South Ulugurus, Tanzania

Climate-smart practices with adaptation and mitigation potential in smallholder farmer systems

MICCA Overview

The Mitigation of Climate Change in Agriculture (MICCA) Pilot...

Read more
507bee316e60dcsl-cover-page - climate adaptation.

Climate-smart agriculture in Tanzania

Summary

The main goal of the MICCA Global Programme is to empower local smallholder farmers to contribute towards creating a low carbon emission agriculture pathway for the future.  MICCA...

Read more
50364b670bc08rwanda - climate adaptation.

Early Warning Builds Resilience

“Reducing Vulnerability to Climate Change by Establishing Early Warning and Disaster Preparedness Systems and Support for Integrated Watershed Management in Flood Prone Areas,” is a...

Read more

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - United Nations