Cooperating agencies: FAO, GEF, IFAD, ITU, UNDP, UNEP, UNFCCC Secretariat, UNFPA, UN-HABITAT, UNICEF, UNISDR, UN-OCHA, UN Regional Commissions, World Bank Group, WFP, WHO, WMO

  • Providing advisory services on how to mainstream climate change considerations into development decision-making, including for the achievement of the MDGs in the LDCs and other countries of Sub-Saharan Africa and Latin America;
  • strengthening vulnerability analysis and food security monitoring capacity in the Sahel and Southern Africa;
  • helping countries to plan capacity development initiatives to reduce risk, prepare and recover from disasters; support to city and other local governments in developing countries.