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Single and multipurpose hydropower facilities can make substantial contributions at local, regional and national levels.Type:Programme itemDate:13 October 2016
Mitigating climate change is one of the most important goals for strategic sustainable development. There is a clear and pressing need to quantify the greenhouse gas footprint of all human activities.Type:Programme itemDate:13 October 2016
Freshwater management is a major challenge for society, especially in developing economies. It is also becoming increasingly difficult due to the impacts of climate change.Type:Programme itemDate:13 October 2016
The ways in which low-carbon, reliable and sustainable energy will be provided in the future are being designed today.Type:Programme itemDate:13 October 2016
With the UN Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Agreement, governments from around the world have sent a clear signal to decision-makers and civil society.Type:Programme itemDate:13 October 2016