Clima East: Support to Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation in Russia and ENP East countries

Clima East is a European Union funded project package assisting the Eastern Neighborhood Partnership Countries and Russia in approaches to climate change mitigation and adaptation. The EUR 19.2 million package consists of two components: the first, with a budget of EUR 11 million and implemented by UNDP, consists of a number of Pilot Projects that support the development of ecosystems-based approaches to climate change; the second is a Policy component that seeks to foster improved climate change policies, strategies and market mechanisms in the partner countries by supporting regional cooperation and improving information access to EU climate change policies, laws and expertise. Clima East Team Leader and Key Expert key focus of work is supporting UNFCCC compliance of the partner countries as well as supporting their Paris 2015 agreement preparations with key focus on INDCs.

INDC support for national level and various sub sectors are carried out within the Clima East project in Azerbaijan, Armenia, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine