Environment & Energy

  • UNDP-GEF Parks for Development Exhibit

    UNDP’s Parks for Development exhibit presents the multiple contributions of protected areas to human wellbeing and sustainable development, highlighting successes from conservation projects around the world, financed by the Global Environment Facility and supported by UNDP. These projects have benefited more than 2,500 marine and terrestrial protected areas and indigenous and community conservation areas, covering 353 million hectares in 102 countries!

  • Biodiversity for Sustainable Development

    UNDP and GEF are delighted to present this publication, which showcases the ground-breaking work that has taken place in recent years in this vast and disparate region to conserve land, water and ocean resources while adapting to climate change, enhancing local capacity, and generating sustainable livelihoods.

  • Achieving Sustainable Energy for All in the Asia-Pacific

    This report investigates the sustainable energy opportunities and challenges in the region in relation to poverty reduction and development. It is produced in line with the United Nations Secretary General’s Sustainable Energy for All Initiative (SE4ALL).

  • National Climate Fund Case Study Report: Bhutan Trust Fund for Environmental Conservation

    This paper reports the lessons learned extracted from the establishment and management of the Bhutan Trust Fund for Environmental Conservation (BTFEC).

  • National Climate Fund Case Study Report: Cambodia Climate Change Alliance Trust Fund

    This paper reports the lessons learned extracted from the establishment and management of the Cambodia Climate Change Alliance (CCCA) Trust Fund.

Our Work on Environment and Energy

We work to strengthen capacity, at the local, national and regional levels, to sustain economic growth and progress on human development while achieving environmental sustainability. We support countries to preserve and sustainably use natural assets for achieving sustainable development outcomes, prepare and implement climate resilient development strategies and shift to lower-carbon pathways. 

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