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Caribbean can only 'build back better' with international support and urgent climate action, UN, CARICOM Chiefs and Heads of Government

In view of the urgent needs of Caribbean islands affected by Hurricanes Irma and Maria, the “CARICOM-UN High-level Pledging Conference: Building a more Climate-Resilient Community ” mobilised a broad…  


Targeted Poverty Alleviation & 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda

Speech at the 2017 Global Poverty Reduction and Development Forum on “Targeted Poverty Alleviation and 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda”  


UNDP and Italy sign agreement to support Italian G7 commitments and UN reform

Achim Steiner, UNDP Administrator, and the Italian Minister of the Environment, Land and Sea (IMELS), Gian Luca Galletti, today signed an agreement for EUR 7 million in support of Italian G7…  


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

UN Headquarters – New York, USA  


New techologies improve municipal services through Albanian "One Stops Shops"

In Albania, local governments are using locally developed open source software to bring "one stop shop" efficiency to citizens.  




The Central African Republic heads to the ballot box to achieve sustainable peace

More than two million Central Africans went to the polls on Wednesday, December 30, 2015, to elect their president and their representatives in the National Assembly.  


Contributors, UNDP regular resources

Regular resources form the bedrock of UNDP, allowing for coordinated, flexible and rapid response to development needs and emergencies.  


Contributors to core resources

Fifty-five countries contributed to regular resources in 2014, which totalled $792,5 million.  

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