GoI - UNDP Releases Report on Gendering Human Development Indices

Date: 8 March 2009 Venue: New Delhi To mark the International Women’s Day, the Government of India and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) released a summary of a report that uses India-specific gender-related development indices and estimates the country’s scorecard on gender equal more

Going Beyond GDP, UNDP Proposes Human Development Measure of Sustainability

brightcove.createExperiences(); Rio de Janeiro, Brazil — In a high-level forum at the UN Conference on Sustainable Development today the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) presented the conceptual groundwork for a future “Sustainable Human Development Index,” which would recogniz more

Human Development Media Fellowships

Date: 31 December, 2009 Theme – Gender: Overcoming Political, Legal and Economic Inequality more


Launch of the 2011 Human Development Report: Sustainability and Equity: A Better Future for All by Jairam Ramesh, Minister of Rural Development, GoI

Date: 02 November, 2011 Venue: New Delhi UNDP’s flagship publication  argues that the intensification of environmental deterioration and social inequalities could erode progress made in raising living standards over the last few decades. Least developed countries could diverge from global patte more


Lecture Series - Capabilities and Human Development: The Critical Role of Social Institutions and Social Competencies

Date: 12 April, 2012 Venue: New Delhi The inaugural UNDP India Lecture Series was delivered by Prof. Frances Stewart, Professor of Development Economics (emeritus), University of Oxford and Director of Centre for Research on Inequality, Human Security and Ethnicity. In her presentation focused on&n more

Media Conference for the Global Release of Asia-Pacific Human Development Report

Date: 8 March, 2010 Power, Voice and Rights: A Turning Point for Gender Equality in Asia and the Pacific more

One Day on Earth (11.11.11)

‘One Day On Earth’ is a documentary new media project about the amazing diversity, conflict, tragedy, and triumph that occurs in one 24-hour period on this planet. It offers a glimpse of what we do with partners, and what we witness, every day. Participants, ranging from teenagers with cell phones t more