Environment & Energy

Environment
A worker at the Bamyan environment centre, a UNDP-supported NGO, holds up environmentally friendly heating and cooking equipment. Credit: UNDP Afghanistan / Rob Few
  • Global Environment Facility - Small Grants ProgrammeGlobal Environment Facility - Small Grants ProgrammeLaunched in 1992, the Global Environment Facility-Small Grants Programme (GEF-SGP) SGP addresses global environmental problems with a people-centred approach that benefits local people and generates direct community benefits and ownership. GEF-SGP in Afghanistan provides support to various types of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), including Community Based Organizations (CBOs), indigenous peoples organizations, women’s organizations and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in the GEF focal areas of Biodiversity, Climate Change, Land Degradation, Sustainable Forest Management, International Waters and Elimination of Harmful Chemicals.

Our Work - Environment & Energy
Environment

UNDP aims to contribute to a sustainable development framework in the country by ensuring environmental concerns are fully taken into consideration in Afghanistan's development. UNDP also works on environmental mainstreaming at the national and sub-national level planning, public awareness building and piloting community-based energy and environmental projects.

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