|Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions for Low-Carbon Urban Development|
|Summary:||The Project supports the identification, design, and implementation of Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) in the urban sector.
NAMAs, consisting of investments in infrastructure supported by capacity building, awareness raising and technical assistance, will contribute to achieving the country's voluntary target to reduce GHG emissions by 15% by 2020, while improving urban services and the quality of life of citizens in Kazakh towns and cities.
|Expected Outcome:||The project will improve the capacity of municipalities to carry out integrated municipal planning, formulate their targets and prioritize urban mitigation actions, support the creation and strengthening of local institutions, and will facilitate financing of urban NAMAs through creation of a dedicated funding mechanism.|
|Funding Type:||Technical Assistance|
|Funding Amount:||United Nations Development Programme: $60,000|
Government of Kazakhstan: $30,893,000
|Links/Documents:||PRESS RELEASE: New GEF-funded project to support Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions for Low-carbon Urban Development in Kazakhstan is launched by the UNDP and the Government of Kazakhstan|