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First Regular Session of the Executive Board

Opening Statement to the First Regular Session of the Executive Board  


First Regular Session of the Executive Board

First Regular Session of the Executive Board  


UNDP launches study on income inequality in sub-Saharan Africa

It is only by addressing the challenge of income inequality that African countries can achieve decisive progress towards poverty reduction and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), according to…  


Fifteen African eco-inclusive enterprises receive prestigious SWITCH Africa Green-SEED Awards

Bags made from banana stem leftovers in Kenya, school benches manufactured from plastic wastes and other locally sourced materials in Burkina Faso, improving livelihoods of coffee farmers and…  



Heaven on earth

Mauritius is home to some of the most unique, rare and threatened animals and plants on the planet. Dedicated individuals and organizations have been working tirelessly to save these precious jewels…  



Fly me to Ferney: Echo parakeet, Mauritian endangered bird finds new home

In 1995, only 9 echo parakeets, a type of parrot found in Mauritius, were left in the world, and considered critically endangered. Today, the species is on the way to recovery. 29 birds have now been…  

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