Climate Change Mitigation
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The GEF Small Grants Programme (SGP) shares experiences and results of its climate change work at the COP 19 at the UNFCCC in Warsaw, Poland
September 16th, 2013 GEF SGP Programme Advisor on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA) and Land Degradation Charles Nyandiga, joined the panel of "Challenges and Innovations From The Field" at the 2013 Development and Climate Days – an event which ran on the periphery of the nineteenth Conference ...read more
 
The GEF Small Grants Programme (SGP) shares experiences and results of its climate change work at the COP 19 at the UNFCCC in Warsaw, Poland
September 16, 2013. GEF SGP Programme Advisor on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA) and Land Degradation Charles Nyandiga, joined the panel of "Challenges and Innovations From The Field" at the 2013 Development and Climate Days – an event which ran on the periphery of the nineteenth Conference ...read more
 
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Government scales up GEF SGP project to rehabilitate severely degraded land in Ethiopia
Following the positive impact of a GEF Small Grants Programme supported project in Hawassa, Ethiopia, the government of Southern Nations Nationalities and People Region (SNNPR) decided to scale up the community-based practices that successfully conserved and restored severely degraded land in ...read more
 
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Innovations from GEF SGP showcased at UNCCD in Namibia
Location: Windhoek, Namibia   The GEF Small Grants Programme (SGP) shared innovative practices from its Land Degradation project portfolio while actively participating in the 11th Conference of Parties (COP 11) of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) which was held ...read more
 
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SGP Project wins Emerging Exporters Gold Award in Mauritius
On August 22th, 2013, the Association Pour l'Education des Enfants Defavorises (APEDED), a grantee of the GEF Small Grants Programme, won the "Emerging Exporters Gold Award". The award, organized by Enterprise Mauritius, aims at inspiring more Mauritian enterprises to develop sustainable exports in ...read more
 
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SGP's work with youth was highlighted at Bonn Climate Change Conference
The GEF Small Grants Programme (GEF SGP), implemented by UNDP, is proud to be featured in "Youth in Action on Climate Change: Inspiration from Around the World", a new publication of the United Nations Joint Framework Initiative on Children, Youth and Climate Change. The publication made its ...read more
 
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Innovations from SGP Sri Lanka and Namibia Showcased at UNFCCC Momentum for Change
The UNFCCC secretariat developed 'Momentum for Change' as a way to demonstrate the multiple benefits of addressing climate change. The UNFCCC believes that "highlighting and enhancing the positive developments in the field of climate change mitigation and adaptation will increase ...read more
 
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GEF SGP Botswana: Celebrating the past by learning for a sustainable future
Adansonia, Francistown, Botswana - On the occasion of its 20th anniversary, the GEF Small Grants Programme (GEF SGP) in Botswana, implemented by UNDP, organized a capacity development workshop and a knowledge fair to share the results of its portfolio and find partners to scale up some of ...read more
 
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Grantee from SGP China receives the 2012 Transparent Action Award from One Foundation
On December 1st, 2012, the Ningxia Center for Environment and Poverty Alleviation (the Center), a GEF Small Grants Programme (SGP) grantee, became a recipient of the 2012 Transparent Action Award presented by China's One Foundation. An independent panel of judges distributed 17 awards to NGOs ...read more
 
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The Renewable energy and energy efficiency practices to combat climate change in Teplychne community
The GEF Small Grants Programme (SGP), implemented by UNDP, provided financial support of US$ 149,415 for the implementation of three demonstration projects aimed at combating climate change and reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in Ukraine. The projects "Solar energy use for ...read more
 

Contact

Ms. Angelica Shamerina
Programme Advisor on Climate Change Mitigation and Regional Focal Point
Phone: +1 646 781 4389
Fax: +1 646 81 4075
Email: angelica.shamerina@undp.org
 

Address

304 East 45th Street, 9th Floor , New York, NY 10017
 

WebSite

http://sgp.undp.org