We work with developing countries on their Technology Needs and Action Plans to achieve national Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Agreement

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The TNA project is implemented by the United Nations Environment Programme and the UNEP Copenhagen Climate Centre on behalf of the Global Environment Facility.

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Download our brochure on stories from the Technology Needs Assessments

This publication provides a new set of success stories on how countries have used their TNAs and TAPs to advance the implementation of climate technologies.

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New publication: “Experience from preparing gender responsive TNAs”

Our new briefing note presents and discusses key trends and insights regarding efforts to mainstream gender considerations in the TNA process.

March 11th, 2022

TNA progress in Yemen and Somalia

Plagued by unrest and conflict, climate change is making everything worse. But countries are using TNAs to see a way towards meaningful climate action.

January 28th, 2022

TNA webinars, events, podcasts and publications in 2021

Dive into the different knowledge products released over the past year in the TNA project.

December 20th, 2021

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


What are Technology needs Assessments? Different project stakeholders comment on the TNA process and how its results are used by countries.


Climate technologies in an urban context

This guidebook provides information on technologies for climate change mitigation and adaptation that are relevant in an urban context, specifically in relation to buildings, transportation and waste management for mitigation, and in relation to droughts, floods and heatwaves for adaptation.

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