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LDCs University Consortium on Climate Change – LUCCC

The Least Developed Countries Universities Consortium on Climate Change (LUCCC) is a south-south, long-term capacity-building programme involving universities in LDCs. Its main purpose is...

Support for LDCs with extreme vulnerability – assisting Tuvalu

March 23, 2018. Tuvalu was identified as eligible for graduation from the list of LDCs in 2012, based on its high levels of per...

Progress in LDCs hinges on access to modern energy

A recent study by United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), “The Least Developed Countries Report 2017: Transformational Energy Access”, reports that expanding...

LDC priorities for COP23

November 14, 2017 As the poorest countries in the world, the LDCs face the unprecedented challenge of lifting people out of poverty and achieving sustainable...

World Meteorological Organization (WMO)

The WMO has a dedicated programme to address the special problems and needs of the LDCs, and to enhance the capacity of National Meteorological...

The IPCC Scholarship Programme

The IPCC Scholarship Programme was established with the funds received from the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize award to the IPCC. These have since been...

Global Climate Change Alliance Plus (GCCA+)

The Global Climate Change Alliance Plus (GCCA+) is a European Union initiative designed to help the world's most vulnerable countries address climate change. Between...

Least Developed Countries Fund (LDCF)

The Least Developed Countries Fund (LDCF) was established in 2001 to support the LDC work programme under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change...

Key decisions by Green Climate Fund Board for resource mobilization of the Fund

The Board of the Green Climate Fund met in Indonesia in 19 – 21 February 2014 and decided, among other things, to aim for...

Mozambique and the NAPA process

The Government of Mozambique started the preparation of its NAPA in 2002.  UNFCCC contributed about $200,000 to the cost of the exercise; the country's...