Fourth National Communication

Lead country


Participating countries


Project status

Under implementation

Implementing period

From November 22, 2018 to November 22, 2022

SDGs addressed by this project

SDG targets

  1. 13.2 Integrate climate change into national policies, planning
  2. 1.5 Build resilience of poor to climate, shocks

Project ID: 6214

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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


  • Human altered areas


  • Industrial site
  • Rural areas

Transformed sector(s)

  • Energy
  • Oil, gas and fuels
  • Transportation

UNDP role(s)

  • Capacity development / Technical assistance
  • Policy advice


  • Monitor inventory
  • Law regulation
  • Capacity building


  • Environmental accounting
  • Knowledge/Data management
  • Green economy
  • Laws/ Policy/ Plan formulation
  • Institutional framework
  • Awareness raising
  • Education/Courses

Social inclusion

  • Women

Gender equality

  • Livelihoods for women

Gender result effectiveness scale



  • Systems pathway
  • People pathway

Risk reduction target(s)

  • Hazard control/mitigation

SDG target(s)

  • 13.2 Integrate climate change into national policies, planning
  • 1.5 Build resilience of poor to climate, shocks

Conventions and protocols

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

Private sector(s)


Hot topic

  • Health
  • South-South cooperation

Project description

To assist Niger in the preparation of its Fourth National Communication (FNC) for the implementation of the obligations under the United Nations Framework Convention for Climate Change (UNFCCC).

USD $500,000

Grant amount

USD $400,000

Leveraged amount (co-financing)


Source(s) of fund

Sources of fund


  • Global Environment Facility – Trust Fund ($500,000)

Implementing partner(s)

  • Executive Secretariat of National Council of Environment for a Sustainable Development (NCESD/CNEDD)

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