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  • Community Actions for Sustainable Land Management Sep 18, 2017

    As a side event during the recent thirteenth session of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), the Global Environment Facility (GEF) Small Grant Programme (SGP) organized a ‘community actions for land degradation neutrality (LDN)’ discussion to explore the impact of land degradation on local communities.

  • Promoting the Sustainable Development of China-ASEAN Biomass Energy Sep 18, 2017

    The China-ASEAN Biomass Energy Forum for Sustainable Development was held in Nanning, Guangxi province, with the goal to share China’s experience and knowledge on biomass energy development and to facilitate technology exchange for the achievement of sustainable development goals (SDGs).

  • Building Partnership to enhance China-Africa Inclusive Production Capacity Cooperation for Sustainable Development Sep 14, 2017

    On the International Day for South-South Cooperation, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in China and China-Africa Fund for Industrial Cooperation (CAFIC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enhance China and Africa’s sustainable industrial strategy development and to promote sustainable and inclusive investment for achieving Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

  • Accelerating a hydrogen-based future in South China Sep 14, 2017

    The world is moving towards an eventually ban on combustion, with countries such as the UK and France recently announcing to prohibit the production of fossil fuel cars by 2040. China is currently working on its own timeline for making such a profound change, as part of the efforts to help achieve its goal in reducing CO2 emissions. The upgrading of its automobile industry into a clean and efficient one is much needed.

  • Climate Public Expenditure and Institutional Review in China: New Report on Hebei Released Sep 8, 2017

    Together with Chinese Academy of Fiscal Sciences (CAFS) affiliated with Ministry of Finance (MOF), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launched a report entitled Climate Public Expenditure and Institutional Review (CPEIR): A Study of Hebei Province, China. The report represents the second phase in a series of reports that aim to review the status of multi-dimensional support for climate change activities and contribute information on public expenditure related to climate change in China.

  • New Report Explores the Potential of Philanthropy in China for Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals Sep 4, 2017

    Chinese philanthropic actors have the potential to transform the philanthropic sector and contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)’, highlights a new report launched today by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and China Foundation Center (CFC).

  • Bringing Together China’s Low-Carbon Development and Financing Solutions Aug 28, 2017

    As part of the efforts to support exchange of experience of developing countries and facilitate dialogue on development solutions from China, the United Nations Development Programme in China (UNDP) hosted a high level “Low-Carbon Development and Financing Solutions” workshop today in Beijing.

  • An India Study Tour to Exchange Knowledge Aug 22, 2017

    nited Nation Development Programme (UNDP) China and India offices arranged an Indian study tour to China Zhejiang Province, with the aim of exchanging knowledge on technology for phasing out polyurethane foam (PU foam)

  • Nicholas Rosellini: Launch of Center for International Knowledge on Development Aug 21, 2017
  • UNDP and Panda Green Energy Group Launch “2017 Youth Leadership Summer Camp for Climate Action” Aug 10, 2017

    The power of youth for taking action on climate change took a step forward today with the launch of the “Youth Leadership Summer Camp for Climate Action” at the United Nations Compound in Beijing, designed to promote youth engagement in tackling climate change and promoting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).