Publications by Topic: Climate change
Synthesis of National Reports for RIO+20

At the Rio+20 Conference, world leaders, along with thousands of participants from governments, the private sector, NGOs and other groups, came together to shape how we can reduce ...

Climate Change Adaptation in Grenada: Water Resources, Coastal Ecosystems and Renewable Energy

This publication is the product of an international study led by the Division for Sustainable Development (DSD) of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UND...

SIDS Partnerships Briefs - Climate Change & Disaster Risk Management

THE THIRD INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SMALL ISLAND DEVELOPING STATES (SIDS Conference) will be held from 1 to 4 September 2014 in Apia, Samoa, with the overarching theme as "The su...

Title Publisher Year
SIDS Partnerships Briefs - Climate Change & Disaster Risk Management UN-DESA 2014
China Sustainable Development Report 2013 - the road to ecological civilization: the next decade China 2013
Climate Change Adaptation Bulletin: Supporting Climate Change Adaptation in the Pacific UNDP 2013
Climate Change Adaptation in Grenada: Water Resources, Coastal Ecosystems and Renewable Energy UN-DESA 2012
Dominica Low Carbon Climate Resilient Development Strategy 2012‐ 2020 Climate Investment Funds 2012
Low Carbon Green Growth Roadmap for Asia and the Pacific UNESCAP 2012
Road Map on Building a Green Economy for Sustainable Development in Carriacou and Petite Martinique, Grenada UN DESA 2012
Synthesis of National Reports for RIO+20 UN DESA/UNDP 2012
Turkey’s Sustainable Development Report – Claiming the Future 2012 UNDP 2012
Vietnam: Implementation of Sustainable Development: National Report at the UN Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20) Vietnam 2012
Adapting for a Green Economy: Companies, Communities and Climate Change WRI, Oxfam, UNEP 2011
Colombian Low Carbon Development Strategy Ministry of Environment & Sustainable Development 2011
Environments of the Poor in the context of Climate Change and the Green Economy Government of Nepal 2011
Ethiopia’s Climate‐Resilient Green Economy Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia 2011
Executive Summary: Preparing Low-Emission Climate-Resilient Development Strategies UNDP 2011
Green Jobs: Towards Decent Work in a Sustainable, Low‐Carbon World UNEP, ILO 2011
Health in the green economy World Health Organization 2011
India: Sustainable Development in India: Stocktaking in the run up to Rio+20 India 2011
Preparing Low‐Emission Climate‐Resilient Development Strategies UNDP 2011
Ukraine: OECD Investment Policy Reviews: Ukraine 2011 OECD 2011
Brazil Low‐Carbon Development Study World Bank 2010
Brazil Low-carbon - Country Case Study The World Bank 2010
Climate Change and the World Bank Group: The Challenge of Low‐ Carbon Development World Bank 2010
How - to Guide: Low-emission Development Strategies and Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions: Eastern Europe and CIS 2010
Low Carbon Growth Plan for Australia Climate Works Australia 2010
Low Emission Development Strategies (LEDS) OECD/IEA 2010
Mexico: Low-carbon Development for Mexico ESMAP 2010
Opportunities for Low Carbon Investment in Tanzania ‐ an Assessment of Future Emissions Growth and Low Carbon Reduction Potential Global Climate Adaptation Partnership, Stockholm Environment Institute, UKAID 2010
Responding to Climate Change in Small Island Developing States UNDP 2010
Russia: The 13th Human Development Report for the Russian Federation, Energy Sector and Sustainable Development UNDP 2010
Technology Development and Transfer for Climate Change: A Survey of Activities by United Nations System Organizations UNDESA, UNIDO 2010
Toolkit for Designing Climate Change Adaptation Initiatives UNDP 2010
Transforming Guyana’s Economy While Combating Climate Change Republic of Guyana 2010
A Global Green New Deal for Climate, Energy and Development, Technical Note. UNDESA 2009
A Global Green New Deal for Climate, Energy, and Development UNDESA 2009
Low Carbon Growth Plans: Advancing Good Practice Project Catalyst 2009
Policy Brief 12: A Global Green New Deal for Sustainable Development UNDESA 2009
Policy Brief 15: Finance for Forests and Climate Change UNDESA 2009
Policy Brief 16: Forests: the Green and REDD of Climate Change UNDESA 2009
Policy Brief 17: Reaching a Climate Deal in Copenhagen UNDESA 2009
Policy Brief 18: Climate Change and Technology Transfer: The Need for a Regional Perspective UNDESA 2009
Policy Brief 19: Technology Transfer & Climate Change: Beyond TRIPS UNDESA 2009
Policy Brief 1: Ocean Acidification: A Hidden Risk for Sustainable Development UNDESA 2009
Policy Brief 20: Multidimensional Climate Threats Require New Approaches & More Resources for Adaptation Challenge UNDESA 2009
Policy Brief 21: Climate Justice: Sharing the Burden UNDESA 2009
Policy Brief 22: Financing Mitigation & Adaptation by Developing Countries UNDESA 2009
Policy Brief 23: Stronger Industrial Policies Needed to Face the Climate & Development Challenges UNDESA 2009
Policy Brief 24: Climate Change and the Energy Challenge UNDESA 2009
Policy Brief 25: The challenges of adapting to a warmer planet for urban growth and development UNDESA 2009
Policy Brief 26: Ocean Acidification: A Hidden Risk for Sustainable Development UNDESA 2009
The UK Low Carbon Transition Plan HM Government 2009
UN-Water Key Messages on Climate Change and Water UN Water 2009
World Economic and Social Survey 2009: Promoting Development, Saving the Planet Wess 2009
Argentina: Foreign Investment and Sustainable Development in Argentina Tuft 2008
Building a Low‐Carbon Indian Economy Confederation of Indian Industry 2008
Climate Change: Technology Development & Technology Transfer UNDESA 2008
Indonesia: Low Carbon Development Options for Indonesia The World Bank 2008
The TRIPS Agreement and Transfer of Climate-Change-Related Technologies to Developing Countries UNDESA 2008
Climate Change and Sustainable Development, DESA Working Paper No. 56 UNDESA 2007
Climate Policies & Sustainable Development UNDESA 2007
Sustainable Consumption and Production: Promoting Climate-Friendly Household Consumption Patterns UNDESA 2007
Sustainable Development Innovation Briefs: Issue 2 UNDESA 2007
The relationship between rainfall and human density and its implications for future water stress in sub-Saharan Africa, DESA Working Paper No. 57 UNDESA 2007
Iran: Energy and Sustainable Development in Iran Helio International 2006
Thailand: Supporting Sustainable Development in Thailand: A Geographic Clusters Approach World Bank 2006
Trends in Sustainable Development 2006-2007 UNDESA 2006
South Africa: The Challenge of Sustainable Development UNDP 2003
Natural Resources Forum, a United Nations Sustainable Development Journal (NRF)
OECD (2010) Interim Report of the Green Growth Strategy: Implementing our commitment for a sustainable future
UNIDO (2010) Energy for Sustainable Future, the Secretary-General Advisory Group on Energy and Climate Change
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