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The cost of adaptation in #Africa will rise to US$50 billion/year by 2050. We're pleased to partner with @EUClimateAction to address the urgent #ClimateChange adaptation financing gaps across the continent through through the @AfricaAA➡️ #AdaptationSummit

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Replying to @UNDPEurasia: The cost of adapting to #ClimateChange increases every year.

In Uzbekistan, where sectors like agriculture, water & heal…

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Replying to @UN: 2020 was among the 3 hottest years on record.

2011 to 2020 was the warmest decade on record.

More from @WMO on intensifying extre…

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We are facing the worst health and economic crisis in 90 years. @UNDESA's new #WorldEconomyReport lays out three steps to #RecoverBetter:

☝️ Strong public finance & sustainable debt
✌️ Less inequality, more social protection
🖖 #ClimateAction

Read more:

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Replying to @UNDPClimate: The cost of #ClimateAdaptation in Africa will rise to US$ 50 billion per year by 2050. The @AfricaAAI project aims to nurt…

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Replying to @UNDPEU: The Anthropocene, or the Age of Humans, is an unprecedented turning point in our planet’s history. Our actions don't just impac…

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#ClimateChange is a global challenge that requires local solutions & innovations. Join us tomorrow at 9am CET for a discussion on Mobilising for Locally Led Adaptation to see how we work w/ communities to tackle the climate crisis. RSVP: #AdaptationSummit

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Replying to @UNDPAfrica: The cost of #ClimateAdaptation in Africa will rise to $50 billion per year by 2050.
@UNDP & @EUClimateAction recognize part…

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The cost of #ClimateAdaptation in Africa will rise to $50 billion per year by 2050.
@UNDP & @EUClimateAction recognize partnerships, investments & risk management as essential for harnessing the continent’s own capacity to further adapt to change climate.

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Replying to @UNCTAD: Why are we celebrating the #CreativeEconomy2021 amid a global pandemic? Because it can help:
- diversify production
- build com…

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The cost of #ClimateAdaptation in Africa will rise to US$ 50 billion per year by 2050. The @AfricaAAI project aims to nurture a hub of African experts on risk management & financing gaps - thanks to @EUClimateAction

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Replying to @EIB: What is next for #HumanDevelopment? EIB President Werner Hoyer and @UNDP administrator @ASteiner will discuss the major themes and…

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In 1 hour ⏰, join a special dialogue with UNDP Administrator @Asteiner, @EIB President Werner Hoyer and other leading experts on rethinking #HumanDevelopment and refocusing development finance #ForPeopleForPlanet.

🔗 RSVP at: #HDR2020

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Replying to @SamsungMobile: We’re proud to be recognized with a #SDGAwards Honourable Mention for the #SamsungGlobalGoals app, created in partnershi…

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Why are we celebrating the #CreativeEconomy2021 amid a global pandemic? Because it can help:
- diversify production
- build competitive advantage
- attract investment
- support entrepreneurship & innovation
- promote culture and more says @Isabelle_Durant

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What is next for #HumanDevelopment? EIB President Werner Hoyer and @UNDP administrator @ASteiner will discuss the major themes and solutions of the new Human Development Report 2020 alongside other key experts today at 16:00CET. #HDR2020

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The Anthropocene, or the Age of Humans, is an unprecedented turning point in our planet’s history. Our actions don't just impact #ClimateChange but life-sustaining planetary cycles & biodiversity. Register NOW for the Brussels launch of #HDR2020 on Jan 27:

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Replying to @UN: This week's Climate Adaptation Summit aims at accelerating, innovating & scaling up global efforts to adapt to the effects of the c…

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The impacts of #ClimateChange cut across the #SDGs, from no poverty & zero hunger to gender equality, health & peace. Working w/ partners, here's how we're supporting countries across Asia Pacific to adapt for a more sustainable future. #AdaptationSummit

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This week's Climate Adaptation Summit aims at accelerating, innovating & scaling up global efforts to adapt to the effects of the climate crises. #ClimateAction

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The cost of adapting to #ClimateChange increases every year.

In Uzbekistan, where sectors like agriculture, water & health are most vulnerable, we are working w/ @theGCF to advance #adaptation plans ⬇️ @CASsummit2021 #AdaptationSummit @UNDP_Uzbekistan

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A powerful way to adapt to #ClimateChange is to increase investment in early warning and early action to protect people and the 🌎.

Join our Administrator @ASteiner today at 10am EST at the @CASsummit2021 for a session on #DisasterRiskManagement. RSVP:

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Between 2010-2011, the worst drought in 60 yrs claimed the lives of 258,000 Somalis. In this fragile state, #ClimateAction is a matter of life & death. See how Somalia is taking its climate ambition to the next level #ForPeopleForPlanet. #AdaptationSummit

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2020 was among the 3 hottest years on record.

2011 to 2020 was the warmest decade on record.

More from @WMO on intensifying extreme weather events & impacts of the climate crises: #ClimateAction

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We want to hear from you:
➡What does #RiskInformedDevelopment mean to you?
➡ How can we better support countries to incorporate this?
➡What lessons has #COVID19 taught us in terms of planning for risk?

Join our #RIDConsultation now through 5 February:

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Replying to @UNBiodiversity: "We humans have achieved incredible things together. But we have also taken Earth & all the people on it to the brink."…

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"We humans have achieved incredible things together. But we have also taken Earth & all the people on it to the brink."

@ASteiner of @UNDP outlines how we can #BuildBackBetter from the #COVID19 pandemic together with #nature.

Via @TEDTalks #TEDSalon

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We’re proud to be recognized with a #SDGAwards Honourable Mention for the #SamsungGlobalGoals app, created in partnership with @UNDP. Thanks, @SDGaction! Learn more:

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Our future is not about choosing between people or nature. It's about choosing to do things differently #ForPeopleForPlanet, building lasting, sustainable peace. More from @ASteiner's #TEDSalon on how to #BuildForwardBetter from COVID-19 via @TEDTalks 👉

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