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Caribbean leaders launch ambitious plan to create the world’s first “climate-smart zone”

UNDP announced its support to Caribbean leaders gathered today during the launch of a new public-private coalition to create the world's first "climate-smart zone" to support the parts of the region…  


Post-hurricane needs assessment kicks off in Dominica

Following the colossal category 5 hurricane that decimated the Caribbean island nation of Dominica on 18 September a UN-wide Post Disaster Needs Assessment (PDNA) kicks off today, led by a senior UNDP…  


Remarks at the Small States Forum 2017

Remarks at the Small States Forum 2017  


Pathways for Peace

Opening remarks on Pathways for Peace: Inclusive Approaches to Prevention of Violent Conflict  


96th Meeting of the Development Committee

Statement to the 96th Meeting of the Development Committee.  


36th Mtg of the IMFC

Statement to the 36th Meeting of the International Monetary and Financial Committee  


Localizing the Implementation of the SDGs

Closing Remarks at World Bank Group-IMF Annual Meetings High-Level Seminar  


SDGs on Development Cooperation

Keynote at co-hosted UNGA side event with Qatar: 'Impact of the SDGs on Development Cooperation’  


Islamic finance, a strong and scalable funding source for global development

Successful implementation of the 2030 Agenda requires a significant amount of financial resources, beyond traditional development financing. Innovative approaches are required to unlock new sources of…  


European Investment Fund, UNDP accord to boost cooperation to achieve Global Goals

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the European Investment Fund (EIF) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that will boost cooperation between the two institutions. The…  

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