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The United Nations World Water Development Report 2017. Wastewater: The Untapped Resource
The 2017 World Water Development Report shows that improved wastewater management is as much about reducing pollution at the source, as removing contaminants from wastewater flows, reusing reclaimed water and recovering ...
UN-REDD National Programme Document: Democratic Republic of Congo
The DRC has just elaborated its REDD Readiness Plan (R-PP), for 2010-2012, which is attached to this proposal and seeks UN-REDD's financing support. This R-PP represents the national roadmap for REDD readiness, as well as ...
Uganda Wetlands Atlas - Volume I
(Ministry of Water and Environment, Uganda, 2015)
This publication has been driven by the need to address the rising concerns about the impact of human activities on wetlands in Uganda, particularly those around the Kampala metropolitan area. This visual portrayal is ...
Haiti - Dominican Republic: Environmental Challenges in the Border Zone
This report presents the findings, conclusions and recommendations of an 18 month long assessment of the border between the two countries that share the Caribbean island of Hispaniola – Haiti, the poorest country in the ...
Mainstreaming climate change adaptation into development planning: a guide for practitioners
Climate change adaptation is an area of growing concern and engagement for many developing countries. The myriad and uncertain effects of a changing climate pose significant risks for development and achievement of the ...
UN-REDD National Programme Document: Philippines
This initial national programme is a one year undertaking which aims to develop the Philippines REDD readiness by putting in a place the enabling environment.
UN-REDD Policy Board Terms of Reference
(United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), FAO, UNDP, 2009)
These Policy Board Terms of Reference and Rules of Procedure provide guidance on the functioning of the Policy Board and its related mechanisms, and are based on best practices from UNDP‐administered multi donor trust funds ...
UN-REDD Policy Brief: REDD+ and a Green Economy
The UN-REDD Programme's inaugural policy brief was launched at COP17 in December 2011. In this policy brief, the UN-REDD Programme explores the concepts of REDD+ as a source of investment for green development
UN-REDD Lessons Learned: Asia-Pacific
(United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), FAO, UNDP, 2011)
UN-REDD Rules of Procedure and Operational Guidance
The present document is an update of the UN-‐REDD Rules of Procedure approved at the First Policy Board (March 2009) to reflect subsequent Policy Board decisions that amended those rules. Please note that this refers ...