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Public event with the SDG Charter Signatories

Speech at public event with the SDG Charter Signatories  


China and UNDP partner to highlight the impact of China’s agriculture cooperation in Africa

The China International Development Cooperation Agency joined with the Chinese Permanent Mission to the United Nations and UNDP to launch results of China’s partnership with Guinea-Bissau and…  


Uniting against corruption

Corruption hinders development, from resources lost to eroding the legitimacy of public institutions. It is time to build the global anti-corruption momentum.  


Taking global action against illicit financial flows

Domestic public resources are fundamental for development financing, but are widely undermined by illicit financial activities; how can the international community act to transform financial systems…  


Beyond income: a broader picture of poverty

How people experience poverty goes beyond living on less than $1.90 a day. Poverty is not only about lacking the means to make ends meet, it is multidimensional and takes many shapes.  


Asia-Pacific Regional Management Meeting

Remarks at Asia-Pacific Regional Management Meeting  


Making Innovation and Technology Work for Development

‘Making Innovation and Technology Work for Development’  


UNDP and Switzerland sign US $160 million multi-year agreement

UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner and the Swiss Federal Councillor and Head of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs, Ignazio Cassis, signed today a three-year funding agreement.  


Opening speech at the X Ministerial Forum for Development in Latin America and the Caribbean

Partnerships for the reduction of structural inequalities under the framework of the SDGs  


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