Environment & Energy

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Climate Change and Development in China

Viewed from the outside, China’s challenge seems daunting: in the face of environmental degradation and climate change, how does the country ensure economic growth and development, while establishing a low-carbon society and green economy. And, this, in a country that contains 22% of the world'smore

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Guangxi Sustainable Sugarcane Farming

Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region plays a key role in the Chinese sugar industry, with more than 20 million people working in sugarcane agriculture and production. In China, as much as 60 percent of sugar production comes from the region. But Guangxi also suffers from droughts and flooding,more

Our Work - Environment & Energy

UNDP focuses on helping China achieve the goals of the 12th Five-Year Plan while also improving compliance with Multilateral Agreements such as the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCC) and its Kyoto Protocol, the UN Convention on Biological Diversity, the UN Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants and the UN Convention on Protection of the Ozone Layer and its Montreal Protocol. We do this by providing technical assistance for policy and legal reform, technology transfers and capacity building to address these issues.

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