20 October 2021

Government of Maldives, United Nations urge greater action to address devastating impact of climate change on children and young people

MALE, Maldives, 20 October 2021 – In the run up to COP26, the Government of Maldives and UNICEF, in collaboration with UNDP, today hosted the “Our Climate, Our Present, Our Future” event in Male’, in an effort to spotlight the devastating impact of climate change on children and young people in Maldives and catalyze action and partnerships to…, About Ministry for Environment, Climate Change and Technology  , The Ministry of Environment, Climate Change and Technology, is responsible for implementing government policies, regulations, programmes and projects related to the provision of clean water and appropriate sewerage services, provision of clean and affordable energy services, provision of clean and healthy environment free from pollution,…, About UNICEF  , UNICEF works in some of the world’s toughest places, to reach the world’s most disadvantaged children. Across 190 countries and territories, we work for every child, everywhere, to build a better world for everyone.   For more information about UNICEF and its work for children in Maldives, visit https://www.unicef.org/maldives/ , About UNDP , UNDP is the leading United Nations organization fighting to end the injustice of poverty, inequality, and climate change. Working with our broad network of experts and partners in 170 countries, we help nations to build integrated, lasting solutions for people and planet. UNDP has been present in the Maldives since 1978. We continue to remain with…