Our stories

  • May 15, 2015

    The presence of UXO hinders socioeconomic development in Lao PDR, a country that is slowly emerging from Least Developed Country status. In 2010, reducing the impact of UXO became specialized Millennium Development Goal number 9 for Lao PDR.

  • Nov 6, 2013

    In an area of India with weather extremes, villagers came together to set up community water management systems for their crops and their household use.

  • In Bangladesh, radio saves the day
    Jun 19, 2015

    Through capacity building and training, UNDP has helped foster the role of community radio and its role in early warning systems.

UNDP Around the world