Sustainable Development Goal
13

Climate Action

Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts.

Goal 13 Targets

13.1 Strengthen resilience and adaptive capacity to climate-related hazards and natural disasters in all countries

13.2 Integrate climate change measures into national policies, strategies and planning

13.3 Improve education, awareness-raising and human and institutional capacity on climate change mitigation, adaptation, impact reduction and early warning

13.A Implement the commitment undertaken by developed-country parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change to a goal of mobilizing jointly $100 billion annually by 2020 from all sources to address the needs of developing countries in the context of meaningful mitigation actions and transparency on implementation and fully operationalize the Green Climate Fund through its capitalization as soon as possible

13.B Promote mechanisms for raising capacity for effective climate change-related planning and management in least developed countries and small island developing States, including focusing on women, youth and local and marginalized communities

*Acknowledging that the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change is the primary international, intergovernmental forum for negotiating the global response to climate change.

SourceUN Sustainable Development

Entities

FAO
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
UNCDF
United Nations Capital Development Fund
UNDP
United Nations Development Programme
UNICEF
United Nations Children’s Fund
WFP
World Food Programme
WHO
World Health Organization

Implementing partners

Ministry of Health (MoH)
Ministry of Gender, Youth, Sports and Recreation (MoGYSR)
Ministry of Local Government and Chieftainship Affairs (MoLG&CA)
Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security (MoAFS)
Ministry of Social Development (MoSD)
Ministry of Water Affairs (MoWA)
Food and Nutrition Coordination Office (FNCO)
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)
Disaster Management Authority (DMA)
Ministry of Forestry Range and Soil Conservation (MoFRSC)

Investing Partners

Joint Work Plan Budget

Locations of our Key Initiatives Linked to this Sustainable Development Goal

Our work on Climate Action is linked to these other Sustainable Development Goals: