Climate Change Mitigation
Environmentally Friendly Electricity for Flor de Mayo, Bolivia
"We´re so happy," said Flora Huanca, who'd never had electricity in her life before last year. "We used to arrive from the fields as it was getting dark, and I had to make dinner with a kerosene lamp." Ten-year-old Nando Arequipa, who was summoned by his teacher to recount how electrical more
Isolated Kenyan Village Gets Connected
Eventually, they will get an Internet connection for virtually unlimited scope of possibilities. Ignoring the scorching midday heat, hundreds of villagers—husbands, wives and teenagers—struggle to control the waters of the local Tungu River in preparation for the micro hydro development. more
"Lighting Up": Community Action, Global Impact
To build on their initial success, SGP, the Small Grants Programme funded by the Global Environment Facility and administered by the United Nations Development Programme, made three grants - to ADESOL, the Society for Integral Development for the Northeast and Social Services of Dominican more


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


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