Moldova sets sectoral targets for reducing greenhouse gas emissions, with the support of the European Union

A low-emission national development program was developed by experts from the EU4Climate project, funded by the European Union and implemented by UNDP, to translate Moldova’s commitments under the Paris Climate Agreement into national development policies. These were expressed in the updated Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC), submitted by the Republic of Moldova in 2020 to the…

Paving the way to a climate-proof future

The EU and UNDP assist Georgia in drafting the ‘Long-Term Low-Emission Development Strategy 2050’ On the path to achieving a climate-proof future, Georgia is preparing a national strategy for low-emission development. The strategy will focus on transforming the economy and reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, will include specific low-carbon development scenarios for key sectors…

Moldova has reduced greenhouse gas emissions by approx. 69% compared to 1990 and has set ambitious targets for 2030

The Republic of Moldova has reduced its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by approximately 69% compared to 1990, exceeding by 4% its commitments under the Paris Agreement, included as intermediate targets for 2020. The announcement was made by the Ministry of Agriculture, Regional Development and Environment (MADRM) at the policy dialogue “Chisinau to Glasgow: Moldova’s roadmap…

Georgia releases new national climate pledge under Paris Agreement

To accelerate national development that benefits people and the planet, Georgia updated its Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs), expanding the pledge to reduce its total greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. In the updated NDCs, Georgia committed to unconditionally reducing its GHG emissions to 35 percent below its 1990 baseline level (an approximately 16 percent per capita reduction) by…

Implementing the nationally determined contributions (NDCs)

“Implementing the nationally determined contributions (NDCs)” online workshop organised by the EU4Climate on April 6-7, 2021 was to carry out an exchange of experiences and theoretical and practical knowledge of examples of the current best worldwide practices in NDC implementation, including gender aspect, NDC financing plans, accounting, reporting, and transparency frameworks. The state of play…

Sharing experiences of national approaches to adaptation between the EaP and EU countries

On March 30 – 31, 2021, the webinar “Experiences of national approaches to adaptation”, organized by UNDP within the framework of the regional project EU4Climate, was held online. The representatives from the Eastern Partnership countries – Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova, and Ukraine – as well as the European Union countries, shared…

Eco-friendly: To Be or Not To Be

Climate change and global warming are present-day challenges that everyone must recognize and adapt to in their lives. Do you want to make a difference and mitigate the negative effects? Begin with yourself and make tiny changes to your way of life! You can learn by the example from Oleg and Lisa’s family how small…