Using data analysis and community engagement, this project identifies vulnerable villages in Lao PDR. A climate change assessment informs resilient infrastructure construction, enhancing resilience in rural and urban settlements.
The GeoAI platform leverages satellite imagery and AI to detect air pollution hotspots, aiding environmental regulation and climate action in India.
A Climate Technology Centers Network (CTCN) initiative in Eswatini is enhancing the application of drones and remote sensing technologies for climate resilience, tracking key climate parameters.
In Tonosi, small businesses take waste management into their own hands, indicating potential for a recycling pilot program despite the complex challenges of solid waste management.
ESCAP uses foresight exercises to anticipate and address challenges arising from rapid urbanization. Through research and capacity-building, ESCAP supports evidence-based decision-making for inclusive, resilient urban environments.
The Little Book of Green Nudges is a concise guide for reducing campus environmental impact through behavioral change. Currently being tested on 136 pilot campuses globally.
Data in Climate Resilient Agriculture (DiCRA) is a collaborative geospatial platform which provides open access to key geospatial datasets pertinent to climate resilient agriculture.
Kenyan and Ugandan Start-ups are supported through the Transformative Urban Mobility Start-Up (TUMI) initiative for their affordable and accessible urban transport solutions offering more sustainable travel options.
Utilizing satellite imagery and meteorological data, ESCAP and ASEAN teams are bolstering South-East Asian countries’ drought resilience, fostering informed, comprehensive responses and regional action plans.
FAO’s Tropical Agriculture Platform aims to foster sustainable intensification in the tropics, empowering small-scale farmers and agribusinesses with innovative, capacity-building tools.
A sustainable finance platform incubated by the SDG Lab to connect finance and sustainable development communities, accelerate a socio-economic model aligned with the SDGs, and channel more funds towards the SDGs.
Technical assistance provided to MiAMBIENTE for the development of the Fourth National Communication, including climate scenarios to 2050 for decision-making.
Skopje’s public BioTech Laboratory is pioneering bio-waste management. It provides education and encourages entrepreneurial opportunities, reusing and repurposing bio-waste to address environmental challenges.
UNDP’s PETRA Project embraces circular economy for resilient recovery in earthquake-impacted Indonesia, using sustainable waste management. Turning waste into opportunities for driving sustainable village development.
The UNDP Accelerator Lab in Ecuador boosted a citizen-led recycling initiative in Quito. Personalized messages using cognitive biases increased recycling app downloads and recyclable material deliveries by 700%.
The Sustainable WASH Innovation Hub builds, accelerates and scales transformational climate-resilient solutions for an equitable and secure WASH future by sourcing, piloting and scaling frontier innovations to address challenges.