As UNDP and partners gather in Oslo for the International Humanitarian Conference, we're focusing on the situation in north-east Nigeria and the Lake Chad Basin with heightened urgency.  More »
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Small Island Developing States (SIDS) are thinking differently, especially when it comes to the ocean.  more »
The Hub offers a way to get involved ahead of the UN Ocean Conference taking place in June.   more »
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Along India's shorline, the great majority of people depend on the coast for food and jobs. And that means protecting the biodiversity that keeps the ecosystem in balance.  more »
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The ninth cycle of the Equator Prize, a UNDP-led partnership, will focus on nature-based solutions for local development.  More »
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To realistically map 11 islands, it would normally take almost a year, time we cannot afford. So we started thinking about using drone technology to create three-dimensional maps.   More »
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Efficient conversion technologies and sustainable land management are saving forests and livelihoods.  more »
UNDP is working to support Syrians and others affected by the crisis, including by training women in new skills.  Donate »