Environment and Energy

  • Disaster Management Community of Practice - Community Update‘Community Update’ provides members with periodic news and information about the activities, resources, events (past and forthcoming), opportunities for sharing between members of the CoP. All members can contribute to the Update. It also contains queries and discussions which have been concluded, consolidated replies issued and invites members to respond to ongoing discussions in the community.

  • Final Evaluation Report (Socio-economic Impact): Integrated Land and Ecosystem Management to Combat Land Degradation and Deforestation in Madhya PradeshThe study assessed the socio-economic impact of the project supported by UNDP and the Government of Madhya Pradesh to support local communities in rehabilitating degraded forest, generating sustainable livelihoods and protecting the areas rich ecosystem. The project was supported by the Global Environment Facility.

  • Final Evaluation Report (Biodiversity Impact): Integrated Land and Ecosystem Management to Combat Land Degradation and Deforestation in Madhya PradeshThe study assessed the biodiversity impact of the project supported by UNDP and the Government of Madhya Pradesh to support local communities in rehabilitating degraded forest, generating sustainable livelihoods and protecting the areas rich ecosystem. The project was supported by the Global Environment Facility.

  • Sun FocusThis is a quarterly magazine on concentrated solar heat, (CSH) which is being published through a partnership between the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, UNDP, and the Global Environment Facility. The aim of SUN FOCUS is to present technical and economic analyses of CSH technology and to share the experiences of users.

  • BioPower IndiaIssued every quarter, this newsletter provides a range of information relating to the biomass energy sector including how to tap rural markets, barriers to scalability and the outlook for global renewables.

OUR WORK - ENVIRONMENT AND ENERGY

UNDP is committed to promoting low carbon, climate resilient and inclusive development. We support the Government of India in meeting national development objectives along with commitments under important multilateral environment agreements. Key areas of intervention are climate change (mitigation and adaptation), sustainable natural resource management (conserving biodiversity and addressing land degradation) and integrated chemical management (phasing out of ozone depleting substances and reducing persistent organic pollutants).

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