Joint UNDP-UNEP Poverty-Environment Initiative - Phase II

About the project

The Poverty-Environment Initiative (PEI) works with the Local Governance Sustainable Development (LGSD) programme to improve governance and promote inclusive green socio-economic development at the district level. 

Project objectives

  1. Strengthen financial decentralization to promote equitable local socio-economic development
  2. Support the sustainable use of environment at a local level 
  3. Strengthen good governance at the local level and enhance public participation and transparency

UNDAF Outcomes and Outputs



UNDAF Outcome 1: By 2018, sustainable and green economic growth that is equitable, inclusive, climate and disaster resilient and promotes poverty reduction, and employment opportunities for vulnerable groups enhanced.

UNDAF Output 1.1: Policies and studies for integrated natural resource management, climate change adaptation/ mitigation and poverty-environment nexus developed.

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