Knowledge products

Please find here a collection of the knowledge products produced in the follow-up of our three-day event.

Knowledge products on NDCs

The Heat Is On – NDC Global Outlook Report 2019 (Taking Stock of Global Climate Ambition) https://www.undp.org/content/undp/en/home/librarypage/environment-energy/climate_change/ndc-global-outlook-report-2019.html

Enhancing NDCs: A Guide to Strengthening National Climate Plans by 2020 (UNDP & WRI) https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/ndc-enhancement-guide0.html

Webinar: Modeling and Data-Analysis in Developing Long-Term Low-Emission Development Strategies https://www.wri.org/events/2019/10/webinar-modeling-and-data-analysis-developing-long-term-strategies

The Paris Agreement – How a 1.5C World Can Only Be Circular (Circular Economy) https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/ndc-events/virtual-events/the-paris-agreement—how-a-1-5c-world-can-only-be-circular.html

Vanuatu NDC Implementation Roadmap https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/vanuatu-ndc-implementation-roadmap.html

IPCC Special Report on Climate Change and Land: What’s in it for Latin America? https://cdkn.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/IPCC-Land_Latin-America_WEB_20Nov2019.pdf

IPCC Special Report on Climate Change and Land: What’s in it for South Asia? https://cdkn.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/IPCC-Land_S-Asia_WEB_20Nov2019.pdf

IPCC Special Report on Climate Change and Land: What’s in it for Africa? https://cdkn.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/IPCC-Land_Africa_WEB_20Nov2019.pdf

Case Study on Colombia´s National Carbon Tax (in Spanish) http://ledsgp.org/resource/case-study-on-colombia-national-carbon-tax/?loclang=en_gb

Next steps under the Paris Agreement and the Katowice Climate Package https://www.transparency-partnership.net/documents-tools/guidance-policy-makers-ndcs-and-etf

The Climate Helpdesk is a global advisory network providing rapid, high quality, short-term technical assistance for developing countries. https://www.transparency-partnership.net/climate-helpdesk

The Good Practice Database presents various examples of good practices worldwide which demonstrate how climate policies and actions are being effectively designed and implemented across a range of national contexts. https://www.transparency-partnership.net/good-practice-database

Knowledge products on gender and NDCs

Gender Analysis and NDCs: Short Guidance for Government Stakeholders https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/gender-analysis-and-ndcs–short-guidance-for-government-stakehol.html

Ghana Gender Analysis and Climate Change https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/ghana-gender-analysis-and-climate-change.html

Mainstreaming Gender in the NDC in Trinidad and Tobago https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/mainstreaming-gender-in-the-ndc-in-trinidad-and-tobago.html

Genre et changement climatique en Côte d’Ivoire https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/cote-divoire-gender-and-climate-change.html

Gender and NDCs: Country Progress and Key Findings https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/gender-and-ndcs–country-progress-and-key-findings.html

Webinar: Gender-Responsive Budgeting and Climate Finance https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/ndc-events/virtual-events/session-iii–gender-responsive-budgeting-and-climate-finance.html

Webinar: Gender Analysis for NDCs https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/ndc-events/virtual-events/webinar–gender-and-ndcs–gender-analysis.html

Webinar: Gender Data and Indicators for NDCs https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/ndc-events/virtual-events/mainstreaming-gender-equality-in-ndcs–session-2–gender-data-an.html

Knowledge products on governance

A New Narrative of Resilient and Climate-Smart Societies: Aligning Adaptation, Mitigation and the SDGs A new Narrative-GIZ-Factor-IKI

Webinar: Horizontal Integration: Multi-sectoral Approaches for Achieving NDC Targets https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/ndc-events/virtual-events/horizontal-integration–how-multi-sectoral-approaches-facilitate.html

Entry points to support collaborative climate action – A synthesis brief from the project Vertical Integration and Learning for Low-Emission Development in Africa and Southeast Asia https://www.adelphi.de/en/publication/entry-points-support-collaborative-climate-action

Alignment to Advance Climate-Resilient Development http://napglobalnetwork.org/resources/?theme=144#resource_list

Exploration of Adaptation – Mitigation Synergies https://www.adaptationcommunity.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/2019_10_Overview-Brief_Adaptation-and-Mitigation-Synergies_Climate-Action_final.pdf

The Planetary Health Diet in Theory and Practice https://www.adaptationcommunity.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/UNIQUE-2019_Planetary-Health-Diet-in-Theory-and-Practice-.pdf

SDG Climate Action Nexus tool (SCAN-tool) provides high-level guidance on how climate actions can impact the achievement of SDGs http://ambitiontoaction.net/scan_tool/

The AIRPOLIM-ES is an accessible, Excel-based tool that estimates the health impacts of air pollution from different sources of electricity generation and other fuel combustion. https://newclimate.org/2018/11/30/airpolim-es-air-pollution-impact-model-for-electricity-supply/

Case Study on Community Engagement for Minigrids, building on experiences from Nigeria and Sierra Leone http://ledsgp.org/resource/leds-gp-case-study-community-engagement-as-key-component-of-successful-mini-grid-development/?loclang=en_gb

BUND policy brief on Civil Society Engagement for Ambitious NDCs – Opportunities and challenges of civil society involvement in the update and implementation of Nationally Determined Contributions https://www.bund.net/fileadmin/user_upload_bund/publikationen/klimawandel/klimawandel_ndcs_policy_paper_englisch.pdf

Knowledge products on private sector engagement

The EIM-ES is a transparent, Excel-based tool that estimates the domestic employment and wider economic impacts of investments in the electricity supply sector within a country https://newclimate.org/2018/11/30/eim-es-economic-impact-model-for-electricity-supply/

Green Bond Roadmaps is a resource for government representatives and others interested in better understanding green bonds http://ledsgp.org/resource/green-bond-readiness-roadmap-for-sovereign-subnational-governments/?loclang=en_gb

Guidebook: Smart Incentives for Mini-Grids through Retail Tariff and Subsidy Design http://ledsgp.org/resource/smartincentivesminigrids/?loclang=en_gb

Kenya Private Sector Framework https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/kenya-private-sector-framework.html

Kenya: Unlocking the Private Sector Potential in Implementing Kenya’s NDC in the Waste Sector https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/kenya–unlocking-the-private-sector-potential-in-implementing-ke.html

Uganda Private Sector – Strategies for Engagement in Climate and SDG Actions https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/uganda-private-sector-engagement-strategies.html

Uganda NDC SDG Business Needs Survey Findings https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/uganda-ndc-sdg-business-needs-survey-findings.html

Uganda Business Case for Climate Action WS Report https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/uganda-business-case-for-climate-action-ws-report.html

Uganda Business Case for Climate Action – Policy Brief https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/uganda-business-case-for-climate-action.html

Webinar: SDG Impact Assessment of Business Sector in Uganda https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/ndc-events/virtual-events/webinar–sdg-impact-asssessment-of-business-sector-in-uganda.html

Webinar: Engaging the private sector for reaching NDC targets https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/ndc-events/virtual-events.html?main-content_columnControl_col-1_list_start=0

Case Study on Chile´s Clean Production Agreements (in Spanish) http://ledsgp.org/resource/case-study-on-chile-clean-production-agreements/?loclang=en_gb

Knowledge products on climate finance

Kenya’s Training Handbook on Climate Finance: Budget Coding, Tracking and Reporting https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/kenya_s-training-handbook-on-climate-finance–budget-coding–tra.html

Derisking investments for solar off-grids (Energy team) https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/de-risking-investments-for-solar-off-grids.html

Webinar: Macro-Economic Investment Environment for NDCs: Setting the Scene for Institutional Investors in Climate Actions (Webinar) https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/ndc-events/virtual-events/macro-economic-investment-environment-for-ndcs–setting-the-scen.html

Webinar: Energy Access Financing Platforms in Sub-Saharan Africa https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/ndc-events/virtual-events/financing-platforms-to-accelerate-ndc-implementation-in-sub–sah.html

Webinar: Green Bonds Financing for Climate Action https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/ndc-events/virtual-events/green-bonds-financing-for-climate-action.html

Webinar: Innovative Finance Instruments for Ambitious Climate Action https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/ndc-events/virtual-events/webinar–innovative-finance-instruments-for-ambitious-climate-ac.html

Knowledge products on transparency

Ghana: National Measurement, Reporting and Verification (MRV) System Assessment Report https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/ghana–national-measurement–reporting-and-verification–mrv–sy.html

ICAT Assessment Guides provide methods to assess the impacts of national policies and actions to judge how they reduce greenhouse gas emissions, advance sustainable development and drive transformational change https://climateactiontransparency.org/icat-toolbox/

National Benefits of climate reporting discussion paper intends to highlight benefits that a country can obtain through transparent and ambitious climate reporting and a robust and self-sustained MRV system https://www.transparency-partnership.net/documents-tools/national-benefits-climate-reporting

Technical workshop on enhancing coordination and synergy of MRV processes in Kenya https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/reporting-of-technical-workshop-on-enhancing-coordination-and-sy.html

Vanuatu Integrated MRV Tool https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/vanuatu-integrated-mrv-tool0.html

Webinar: Integrated MRV Online Tool for Climate Mitigation Action Tracking https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/ndc-events/virtual-events/integrated-mrv-online-tool-for-climate-mitigation-action-trackin.html

Knowledge products on long-term strategies

Scaling Up Ambition – G20 LTS and NDCs Executive Summary (UNDP & WRI) https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/scaling-up-ambition-lts-summary.html

Scaling Up Ambition: Leveraging NDCs and Long-Term Strategies to Achieve the Paris Agreement Goals (UNDP & WRI) https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/scaling-up-amibition-lts.html

Sector decarbonisation pathways from different angles: technology, modelling, politics https://newclimate.org/2019/06/12/sector-decarbonisation-pathways-from-different-angles-technology-modelling-politics/

Webinar: Long-Term Strategies and the U.N. Climate Action Summit https://www.wri.org/events/2019/08/webinar-long-term-climate-strategies-and-un-climate 

Knowledge products on advocacy and strategic communications

Media Sensitization on Climate Change in Trinidad and Tobago https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/media-sensitization-on-ndc-in-trinidad-and-tobago.html

CDKN Communicating Climate Change Guide https://cdkn.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/CDKN-Communicating-Climate-Change-guide-2019-revised-version.pdf

Knowledge products on nature-based solutions for NDCs (NBS team)

Nature-based Solutions for NDCs Pathway Framework https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/nature-based-solutions-for-ndcs-pathway-framework.html

Nature-based Solutions for NDCs Toolkit https://www.ndcs.undp.org/content/ndc-support-programme/en/home/impact-and-learning/library/nature-based-solutions-for-ndcs-toolkit-.html