In the area of Energy, Environment and Disaster Risk Management, UNDP Sri Lanka works at the national, sub-national and community levels, and promotes environmental sustainability, renewable energy, climate resilience and disaster risk management. It supports the Government of Sri Lanka to meet its international obligations vis-a-vis environmental protection, including compliance to the three Rio conventions, strengthens the institutional and policy frameworks for disaster risk reduction and facilitates partnerships and knowledge-sharing around best practices. At the sub-national and community levels, it works through programmes such as the GEF Small Grant Programme (GEF/SGP) to support communities to generate home-grown solutions to environmental management.
Environment & Energy
Every Drop Matters (Newsletter, July 2013) 02 Sep 2013