Guiding Principles

The work of the NDC Partnership is oriented by ten Guiding Principles, which all member countries and institutions agree to support. The Guiding Principles are:

  • Support country-driven processes
  • Promote long-term climate action
  • Enhance efficiency and responsiveness
  • Build in-country capacity
  • Improve coordination
  • Enhance integration into national planning
  • Advance adaptation and mitigation
  • Align development and climate change
  • Support multi-stakeholder engagement
  • Promote gender parity