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Helping developing countries raise environmental protection capacities
Description/achievement of initiative

At the UN meeting on Sustainable Development in June 2012 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, China’s Premier Wen Jiabao announced that China will contribute US$6 million to a UNEP trust fund for projects and activities that help developing countries raise their capacity for environmental protection.

(Statement made by Chinese Prime Minister Wen JIabao at the Rio + 20, UN meeting on Sustainable Development in June 2012 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. For more information, please click the lick: Premier Wen: China to contribute $6mln to UN Environmental trust fund).

Implementation methodologies

China will contribute US$6 million to a UNEP trust fund for projects and activities that help developing countries raise their capacity for environmental protection. For more information, please click the lick: Premier Wen: China to contribute $6mln to UN Environmental trust fund

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure

Partner(s)

China, UN Environmental Trust Fund
Updates to initiatives
Financing (in USD)
6,000,000 USD

SMART
This initiative does not yet fulfil the SMART criteria.
Action Network
Updates
#SDGAction1052
Basic information
Time-frame: -
Partners
China, UN Environmental Trust Fund
Countries
Contact information
Ms. Huang Weibo, Director, Environmental Management Division ,
United Nations