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New publication: “From Needs to Implementation: Stories from the Technology Needs Assessments”

The 2021 publication “From Needs to Implementation: Stories from the Technology Needs Assessments” has collected the newest success stories from the TNA project across Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean.

November 1st, 2021

New guidebook: Indigenous Peoples and Climate Technologies

Indigenous Peoples' knowledge on climate solutions can play a critical part in climate action. A new guide shows ways to integrate and strengthen Indigenous tech in national Technology Needs Assessments.

September 27th, 2021

New guidebook: Climate Tech in an urban context

Cities account for an ever increasing part of the world's consumption and greenhouse gas emissions. New guide shows way to active participation in green tech transfer and climate action.

September 10th, 2021

Are you a Match?

New tool matches water practitioners with technology providers to help solve the world’s water challenges

June 24th, 2021

Taking climate tech towards implementation

The Technology Neds Assessment project adds capacity building for concept notes, to increase implementation of climate technology for climate mitigation and adaptation. The focus on concept notes is a new addition from UNEP DTU Partnership to both the ongoing round three of the TNA project and the recently launched fourth round.

June 10th, 2021

Matchmaking for technology investments

In a new concept, UNEP DTU Partnership and the UNFCCC have brought together countries with climate technology plans and donors looking for climate action investments.

June 7th, 2021

Water management in Pakistan

Climate change impacts on Pakistan’s water sector Pakistan’s climate vulnerability is linked to its arid to semi-arid climate, as well as its high dependency on a single river system along with snow and glacial meltwater to provide its agricultural water supply. A solution: Rainfall harvesting Pakistan’s TNA prioritised rainwater harvesting either by collecting rainfall from the ground surfaces or harvesting […]

June 3rd, 2021

Regional Climate Weeks: Read our Regional Technology Briefs

In light of the coming Regional Climate Weeks in Latin America and the Caribbean, Africa and Asia Pacific, we are sharing our Regional Technology Briefs with you.

May 5th, 2021

New report: Enhanced taxonomy for adaptation technologies

Our report "Enhanced taxonomy for adaptation technologies", developed in collaboration with Green Technology Center Korea is now online.

May 3rd, 2021

Caribbean twin islands kickstart TNA

St. Kitts and Nevis take the first steps towards identifying climate technology for adaptation and mitigation, and towards crucial climate action.

April 28th, 2021

Linking TNAs and NDCs to enable technology transfer

The information that TNAs provide about the potential, ability and scale of climate change technologies can play a unique role in the formulation and implementation of NDCs, through technology transfer.

April 13th, 2021

2020: Highlights from the TNA project

2020 was a year of great achievements for the Global Technology Needs Assessment (TNA) project. Despite the pandemic circumstances, countries involved in the TNA process made great progress, and the year was marked by a number of online events and publication launches that generated great interest from policy-makers, academia, businesses and NGOs worldwide.

February 15th, 2021