Research & Publications

  • UNDP Nepal Annual Report 2010UNDP Nepal Annual Report 2010Mar 8, 2012
    This report presents the activities and accomplishments of UNDP in Nepal in 2010. It is divided into different chapters – Chapter 1 presents an overview of the achievements. Chapter 2 summarises how almost all the 35 projects UNDP supported in 2010 have helped Nepal’s long term development by reducing poverty, advancing the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and helping build a sustainable peace following the 1996–2006 armed conflict. Chapters 3 to 9 describe in detail how UNDP has worked in partnership and collaboration with communities, the government, other development agencies, civil society, academia and the business community.

  • Resident Co-ordinator's Annual Report 2011Mar 9, 2012
    This report presents the major developments of the country and major activities and accomplishments of the UN Country Team in Nepal. It also presents the highlights the progress in UN reform, the highlights on progress towards UNDAF outcomes, key aspects of the proposed 2012 work-plan and recommendations.

  • UNDP Corporate (Global) Annual Report 2011/2012UNDP Corporate (Global) Annual Report 2011/2012Aug 9, 2012
    UNDP has a presence on the ground in over 170 countries and territories and decades of concrete development experience in countries ranging from fragile States to middle-income countries like Brazil and Indonesia. This, combined with our four focus areas — poverty reduction and achievement of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs); democratic governance; crisis prevention and recovery; and environment and sustainable development — make us uniquely situated and qualified to answer the UN’s call for a better and more sustainable future.

  • UNDP Annual Report 2009UNDP Annual Report 2009Jul 16, 2010
    2009 saw a substantial increase in UNDP’s activities with a 39% increase in expenditure from the previous year. Most of this increase is related to UNDP’s work in support of Nepal’s complex transition from conflict to peace — in particular to supporting the building of an inclusive constitution as well as to assisting the process of discharging minors and late recruits from Maoist army cantonments. The establishment of the Centre for Constitutional Dialogue in Kathmandu at the beginning of the year and the village outreach campaigns organized by the centre were especially significant, contributing to building awareness of thousands of Nepalis about key constitutional issues that are now under debate.

  • Synthesis of Resident Coordinator Annual Reports 2008 - Text versionSynthesis of Resident Coordinator Annual Reports 2008 - Text versionOct 30, 2009
    This synthesis of the annual reports submitted to the Secretary-­‐General by over 130 Resident Coordinators in 2008 provides an overview of the activities of the Resident Coordinator system and the United Nations Development Group (UNDG) in support of countries’ efforts to achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). The Resident Coordinator system is the global network for the coordination of UN operational activities for development under national ownership and leadership. The UNDG brings together 32 UN agencies, funds, programmes, and departments to establish system-­‐wide guidelines and agreements for development operations at the country level.

  • UNDP Annual Report 2008UNDP Annual Report 2008Aug 12, 2009
    UNDP Nepal’s over-riding priorities in 2008 were to help consolidate peace after the end of the 1996–2006 armed conflict and to continue working for Nepal’s long term development by contributing to reducing poverty and helping the country achieve the Millennium Development Goals.

  • UNDP Annual Report 2007UNDP Annual Report 2007Jun 13, 2008
    In 2007, UNDP supported national projects in all 75 districts of Nepal in partnership and collaboration with the Government, various bilateral and multilateral agencies, civil society, academia and the communities at the grassroots, including the poorest of the poor, women and other excluded groups. Out of the 33 active projects in 2007, 10 were new, out of which 3 were in the area of peace building and recovery.

  • UNDP Annual Report 2005UNDP Annual Report 2005Nov 7, 2005
    In response to the conflict and its impact on devlopment and humanitarian assistance, UNDP, in close consultation with the Government of Nepal, conducted a thorough review of its country programme. The review recommended a major shift in direction and implementation in conflict affected areas.

  • UNDP Annual Report 2006UNDP Annual Report 2006May 13, 2006
    2006 was a year of major transition for the UNDP Programme due to the changed political context. UNDP focused its efforts on reorienting its programme to meet current needs and strengthened its operational capacity to assist with post-conflict recovery and peace building initiatives. Additionally, UNDP continued to work with communities and grassroots organizations throughout 2006, including during the conflict period, delivering in all US$ 20 million worth of development assistance to 70 districts targeting the poor and disadvantaged groups. In spite of the political upheavals and the difficult working environment our country programme remained effective and relevant throughout 2006.

  • UNDP Annual Report 2012Aug 16, 2013
    UNDP in Nepal continues to push for more equal and inclusive society, while supporting national institutions to uphold rule of law, offer better service delivery and provide improved livelihood opportunities for all citizens of Nepal.