UNDP SIGNS WATER PROJECT SUPPORTED BY THE GREEN CLIMATE FUND WITH GOVERNMENT OF MALDIVES
Project will deliver safe and secure freshwater to 105,000 people in the islands of Maldives in the face of climate change risks
9 May 2017: New project signed today to deliver safe and secure freshwater to 105,000 people (almost 30% of the population) in the islands of Maldives in the face of climate change risks.
The Ministry of Environment and Energy, Maldives on behalf of the Government of Maldives, and UNDP, formalized the project to support vulnerable Maldivian communities to manage climate change-induced water shortages. The project is funded by the Green Climate Fund (GCF) with co-financing from the Government and UNDP.