‘Climate-smart’ development in an uncertain world – global issues

United Nations Development Programme

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Today, when the United Nations plans initiatives to help vulnerable communities become more resilient, the climate crisis must be part of the equation. The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) is connecting the dots between people and the impacts of climate change on their lives.

Solar water facility in Ethiopia

Each solution is different, and is adapted to the needs of each community. From small hydropower in Nepal, to decentralizing access to water systems in Colombia, to climate-resilient rural settlements in Rwanda, to building more integrated national adaptation plans in Bhutan.

As countries work to reduce their carbon footprint, adapt to climate change, reduce risks, and build more resilient societies, important progress is being made toward a more sustainable future. Find out more Here.

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Andrew Naughtie

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