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Basic services are key to stabilizing Libya

The call was grim and urgent. Worsening power cuts had knocked out electricity at a hospital in southern Libya, leaving kidney patients without the dialysis that had been keeping them alive. After…  



Helen Clark: Statement to the First Regular Session of the UNDP Executive Board

UN Headquarters – New York, USA  



UN Constitutional Issue 4 May 2015


Building a sustainable democracy in Libya

Baba was among 15 women and 11 men selected to attend a comprehensive civic educational training session, employing the Building Resources in Democracy, Governance and Elections (BRIDGE) approach.  




Challenges remain for justice and security in the Arab region

Just over a year ago, the Arab region began to witness unprecedented change, with several countries embarking on transitions towards more democratic governance.  


UNDP Administrator calls for more focus on rule of law

UN Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark today urged UN Member States to focus on strengthening rule of law, which she described as critical to sustained development and stable,…  

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