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Empowering women to lead the way on climate change

As world leaders meet for climate talks this week in Bonn, at the UN Climate Change Conference, they should embrace the tenacity, spirit and energy of women to promote more effective climate actions…  


Reinventing the wheel

People usually don’t like to reinvent the wheel. When they find something that works, they’re not inclined to tinker with it. But at the eighth annual Social Good Summit this weekend, we’ll actually…  


Connie Britton

"It's been particularly extraordinary to see the programs in Kenya and how they have improved and changed. I'm impressed by the number of women that I am seeing out there doing amazing things and who…  


Connie Britton

"It's been particularly extraordinary to see the programs in Kenya and how they have improved and changed. I'm impressed by the number of women that I am seeing out there doing amazing things and who…  


On Mother’s Day, Thousands Join Actress and UNDP Goodwill Ambassador Connie Britton in Pledge to Stand Up for Families Suffering from Famine

A new Care2 petition from actress and United Nations Development Programme Goodwill Ambassador Connie Britton is calling on people everywhere to show support for the millions of mothers and families…  


Stars gather in New York to celebrate 50 years of critical work by United Nations Development Programme

The United Nations Development Programme celebrated 50 years at the frontline of development and its leading role in realising the Global Goals by 2030 with a star-studded gala featuring a musical…  


United Nations Development Programme to Celebrate 50 Years with Musical Performance by Grateful Dead's Bob Weir at Inaugural Benefit Hosted by Padma Lakshmi

Grateful Dead’s Bob Weir is set to appear for a special musical performance to celebrate UNDP's 50th anniversary. The star-studded fundraiser will be hosted by Emmy-nominated executive producer and…  


United Nations Development Programme to Celebrate 50 Years with Musical Performance by Grateful Dead’s Bob Weir at Inaugural Benefit Hosted by Padma Lakshmi

Today, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) announced that the Grateful Dead’s Bob Weir is set to appear for a special musical performance to celebrate the organization’s 50th anniversary.  


United Nations Development Programme Hosts 50th Anniversary Gala to Support Global Goals to End Poverty within a Generation

Celebrating a half-century milestone while gearing up to implement an ambitious international plan to eliminate poverty and tackle climate change, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will…  


Connie Britton

"It's been particularly extraordinary to see the programs in Kenya and how they have improved and changed. I'm impressed by the number of women that I am seeing out there doing amazing things and who…  

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