This site is a legacy of the UNDP Environment & Energy Group global project, Capacity Development for Policy Makers to Address Climate Change, which was funded by the governments of Norway, Finland, and Switzerland, UNDP, and the United Nations Foundation. The $6 million project was launched in May 2008 against the backdrop of the Bali Action Plan. The site presents information for:
Anyone interested in climate change issues and climate change negotiations of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change:
Anyone interested in assessments of investment and financial flows (I&FF) to address climate change:
Participants of the UNDP project, Capacity Development for Policy Makers to Address Climate Change:
Through the project, governments of 19 participating countries Algeria, Bangladesh, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Gambia, Honduras, Liberia, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Paraguay, Peru, St. Lucia, Togo, Turkmenistan, and Uruguay have strengthened their capacity to participate in the UNFCCC process and raised awareness of the linkages between international and national climate policies through National Inter-Ministerial Dialogues. Fifteen countries also completed assessments of the investments and financial flows needed to address climate change in nationally identified key sectors.
See ‘About us’ for more information on the project. To learn more about any country's activities, follow the links from the map above.