Scaling up Climate Ambition on Land Use and Agriculture through Nationally Determined Contributions and National Adaptation Plans (SCALA) 

20/02/2024
The SCALA programme has been equipping provincial Mongolian officials with essential knowledge and resources to help pave the way for concrete climate action on the ground, while helping Mongolia reduce its greenhouse gas emissions and strengthen its resilience to climate change impacts, advancing towards meeting its Paris Agreement commitments. Read more...
08/02/2024
How does the private sector contribute to advancing climate-resilient food systems? Read about FAO and UNDP's approach and collaborative initiatives through the SCALA programme aimed at fostering a sustainable future through private sector engagement...
13/12/2023
At COP28, the FAO-UNDP SCALA's side event on December 10 showcased the pivotal role of private financing and partnerships in fortifying agrifood systems against climate change. Read more for insights from the event...
11/12/2023

What has Colombia done to increase climate action? Learn about Colombia’s climate change commitments, its long-term collaborations for climate action in the agricultural sectors, and how the SCALA programme is building collaborative pathways for transformative climate action. Read more...

20/10/2023

Last month in Saly, Thiès region, Senegal, officials from the Ministry of Environment joined the FAO-UNDP SCALA programme for training on new tools to help improve the climate reporting process of their nationally determined contributions (NDCs).Haut du formulaire. Read more...

08/08/2023

Learn how Colombia's indigenous ‘Wayúu’ people are adapting to climate change using their traditional knowledge and how SCALA is supporting Indigenous Peoples in documenting and integrating this valuable traditional knowledge into climate plans for broader impact. Read more...

14/07/2023

Discover how innovative climate solutions are transforming the agricultural landscape for Ethiopian farmers, empowering them to adapt and thrive in the face of climate change. Explore the inspiring initiatives and practical approaches with the support of the SCALA programme that are unlocking resilience and sustainable farming practices in Ethiopia. Read more…

10/07/2023
To support the government of Egypt to increase resilience in all agriculture subsectors, FAO hosted a training of trainers’ workshop on addressing agriculture in NAPs, with the support of the FAO-UNDP SCALA programme in Cairo. Read more...
08/06/2023
As part of translating the updated NDC priorities into actionable climate solutions, the SCALA Programme initiated a System-Level Assessment (SLA) at watershed scale. To kick start this assessment, the team embarked on a scoping mission in Oromia and Harari regions from 2-19 May 2023 to gather evidence. Read more...
19/05/2023
In collaboration with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), the Scaling up Climate Ambition on Land Use and Agriculture through Nationally Determined Contributions and National Adaptation Plans (SCALA) programme organized a side event on transformative adaptation actions in the agriculture and land use sectors at NAP Expo 2023 in Santiago, Chile. Read more...