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New report: Small-scale irrigation in Kenya

Kenya: a growing market for small-scale irrigation technologies Kenya has seen a growing market for small-scale irrigation technologies in recent years. Since 2000, twelve new irrigation technology suppliers have entered Kenya’s irrigation sector, driven by demands from government- and donor-supported irrigation projects and from a growing middle class wanting to invest in irrigation. Our new report Our report unfolds the […]

October 8th, 2020

New guidebook: Finance Guide for Implementation of Technology Action Plans

A new TNA guidebook  Reaching the envisaged scale of climate technology implementation implies a drastic scale-up and implementation of policies and measures, as well as a rapid mobilization of domestic and international financial resources, which should be efficiently and sustainably invested. This guidebook provides information on how to develop a business case for interventions that are inclusive of climate change […]

September 29th, 2020

Trinidad and Tobago: an integrated approach to NDCs and TNA

Trinidad and Tobago has chosen an integrated approach to their Technology Needs Assessment (TNA), linking it strongly to international climate action commitments and the national development process.

September 17th, 2020

New Technology Needs Assessment reports from Afghanistan, Benin, Djibouti and Fiji are now online

Technology Needs Assessment (TNA) activities are currently ongoing in the 22 countries participating in the TNA Phase III project. New TNA reports from Afghanistan, Benin, Djibouti and Fiji, prioritising key climate technologies for both mitigation and adaptation, are now online.

September 11th, 2020

New series of regional climate technology briefs and webinars

With over 1 300 registrations, the series of Technology Needs Assessments (TNA) webinars “Climate technologies and Technology Needs Assessments” have generated great interest from governments, academia, businesses and NGOs worldwide and have created a momentum for the uptake of climate technologies, towards the achievement of the Paris Agreement goals. Over the past three months and together with its regional TNA […]

July 7th, 2020

New publication: Regional Technology Brief Latin America & the Caribbean

TNA work in the Latin America & Caribbean region Since 2009, close to a hundred developing countries have joined the project, of which 22 are in Latin America and the Caribbean. Technical assistance, capacity-building and guidance are being provided by UNEP and UNEP DTU Partnership through their Regional Centres for the TNA project, which in Latin America and the Caribbean […]

June 29th, 2020

New publication: Regional Technology Brief Asia Pacific

TNA work in the Asia Pacific region Since 2009 close to a hundred developing countries have joined the project, thirty of which are in the Asia Pacific region. Technical assistance, capacity-building and guidance are provided by UNEP and UNEP DTU Partnership, with its Regional Centres for the TNA project, which in the Asia Pacific region are the Asian Institute of […]

June 11th, 2020

New Technology Needs Assessment reports from Malawi, Nauru, Jamaica and Uganda

New TNA reports from Malawi, Nauru, Jamaica and Uganda, prioritising key climate technologies for both mitigation and adaptation, are now online.

May 5th, 2020

Raising awareness for climate tech transfer

To improve transfer of green technologies, the TNA project focuses on communication and awareness raising, and works to increase capacity in the project countries.

April 27th, 2020

New publication: Regional Technology Brief Africa

Africa is among the most vulnerable continents to climate change. By 2030, it is projected that between 75 and 250 million people on the continent will be exposed to increased water stress due to climate change. Enhancing the development, transfer and uptake of climate technology is a key pillar of the international response to climate change. Since 2009, the Technology […]

April 3rd, 2020

Suriname shows ambition and dedication in their NDC contributions

Being only the second country to have submitted a revised version of their NDC in 2020, Suriname shows ambition and dedication in their outlined contributions.

January 21st, 2020

Highlights from the second regional workshops

The second set of regional capacity building workshops under the TNA III brought together countries from across the globe in Suriname, Fiji, South Africa and Senegal in October 2019. Organised by UNEP DTU Partnership and the respective Regional Centres, the workshops were an opportunity for the country teams to interact with the organisers as well as provide inputs and training […]

November 29th, 2019