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The Seventh and Final Annual Devolution Conference on Multi-Level Governance for Climate Change

Global warming is causing long-lasting changes to our climate system and threatens lives and livelihoods around the world. Worth noting is that the world is still off track from keeping global warming…  


RR Video Message on the International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction

Building resilience to climate change and reducing disaster risk and losses is vital to save lives and livelihoods, eradicate poverty and hunger and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.  


RR Remarks at the Youth and COP 26 - Local Conference of Youth in Kenya (LCOY)

With more than 1.8 billion young people in the world, of which 35.7 million live in Kenya (75.1%) are below 35 years, youth are critical stakeholders in climate action.  


Mining: a leading cause of land and ecosystem degradation in Kenya

Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining is an essential source of livelihood for many communities in the county of Migori yet many miners lack the skills, knowledge, and incentives to rehabilitate degraded…  


Youth Sounding Board


Resident Representative remaks at the BES-Net First Kenya National Trialogue

Pollinator species, including bees, butterflies, bats and hummingbirds, are increasingly under threat from anthropogenic activities, we must make a concerted effort to develop a better understanding…  


Securing a greener future for Kenya calls for a collective responsibility

Forest and land conservation play a crucial role in curbing the negative impact of climate change. According to a recent survey by UNDP in 50 Countries, forest and land conservation with a 54% vote…  


Statement by Walid Badawi at the media breakfast meeting on the national 10% forest cover

UNDP, through the Forest Carbon Partnership Facility, is investing close to US$4 Million supporting national efforts towards achieving this reforestation goal – working in partnership with the…  


UNDP convenes Youths to deliberate on REDD+ and Nature Based Enterpreneurship Skills

Youth engagement and capacity building is not only a REDD+ Safeguards requirement, but also an SDG requirement - engaging and empowering the youth and Agenda 2030 principle of leaving no one behind…  


Statement by Walid Badawi at Technical Committee Workshop on rising water levels

This water level rise in Kenya’s lakes comes on the back of an equally debilitating COVID-19 pandemic that has impacted greatly on our economy augmenting the urgent need for expeditious action. The…  

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