Lead country


Participating countries


Project status

Under implementation

Implementing period

From August 17, 2018 to August 17, 2021

Project ID: 6143

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Technical team

  • Climate Strategies and Policy Programme

Cross-cutting programme(s)

  • Climate Change Adaptation Programme

Technical area(s)

  • Mainstreaming integrated policy and planning for climate-resilient & sustainable development


  • Forests


  • General

Transformed sector(s)

  • Forestry and other land use

UNDP role(s)

  • Capacity development / Technical assistance
  • Data collection and analysis


  • Monitor inventory
  • Law regulation
  • Capacity building


  • Environmental accounting
  • Knowledge/Data management
  • Laws/ Policy/ Plan formulation
  • Partnerships
  • Advocacy (towards policy makers)
  • Research
  • Awareness raising
  • Education/Courses

Social inclusion

  • Women

Gender equality


Gender result effectiveness scale



  • Systems pathway
  • Sci-tech pathway

Risk reduction target(s)

  • Hazard control/mitigation

SDG target(s)

  • 13.2 Integrate climate change into national policies, planning

Conventions and protocols

  • United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)
  • National Communications

Private sector(s)


Hot topic

  • Multi-stakeholder collaboration

Project description

The objective of this project is to strengthen the country's technical and institutional capacity to implement the commitments under UNFCCC and, particularly, to prepare of the Seventh National Communication (7NC) for the Implementation of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change and the third biennial report of the Republic of Belarus (3BR) . The project will help the mainstreaming of climate change concerns and relevant measures into national development policies, strategies and plans. The project will also promote the activities to ensure the coordination among different actors, and building partnerships. The expected results of the project are:i) modernization and improvement of the national system of greenhouse gas inventory; ii) development of plans, strategies and measures to mitigate climate change; iii) enabling of awareness-raising activities on climate change; iv) prepare of the assessments of financial and technological needs for climate change research, research, monitoring, education, training and awareness-raising, as well as the development of climate change policies, the advocacy of results and the expedite of national communications.

USD $852,000

Grant amount

USD $40,065

Leveraged amount (co-financing)


Source(s) of fund

Sources of fund


  • Global Environment Facility – Trust Fund ($852,000)

Implementing partner(s)

  • The Republican Unitary Enterprise "Center for International Environmental Projects, Certification and Audit "Ecologyinvest " under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection

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