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UNDP Climate Change Adaptation Bulletin Features Latin American Initiatives

UNDPApril 2013: The UN Development Programme (UNDP) has issued the March edition of its quarterly bulletin on climate change adaptation activities, featuring project work in Ecuador, Honduras, Nicaragua and Uruguay.

The Climate Change Adaptation Bulletin provides an overview of the work of UNDP and the Global Environment Facility (GEF) to bring about policy and institutional change for climate change adaptation at the national, sub-national and community levels. The March issue, number 12 in the series, features stories from country-led adaptation initiatives in Latin America.

The issue also features a project video from Fiji as part of the Pacific Adaptation to Climate Change (PACC) initiative, and announcements, including UNFCCC Executive Secretary Christiana Figueres' visit to UNDP Fiji and to a PACC Fiji project site.

The quarterly publication includes updates on the status of ongoing projects, approvals of new projects, performance indicators, project impacts and results, and announcements.

UNDP is a GEF implementing agency, supporting countries in addressing development, climate and ecosystem sustainability through assessment, programme and project formulation, mobilization of co-financing, management and evaluation. [Publication: UNDP Climate Change Adaptation Bulletin] [UNDP-GEF Website]