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Preventing waste, a recipe for food security

One of the first lessons we learned as kids was not to throw away food. Our family comes from a humble place. Our childhood includes stories of immigration, poverty and discrimination. Our parents’…  


96th Meeting of the Development Committee

Statement to the 96th Meeting of the Development Committee.  


SDGs on Development Cooperation

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


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…  


Women forge peace along the Kyrgyz-Tajik border

As conflict brewed between their two countries, neighbours Kurbanova and Avezova stopped talking to each other at first, but soon they realized that they needed a different approach.  



Protecting our planet's lungs

As a member of Boca Isiriwe, one of the 10 native communities in this protected territory, Cirila defends the largest, most intact primary forest in Peru’s Southern Amazon region from the ravages of…  



UNDP Administrator's Statement on Natural Disasters and Climate Change: Managing Risks and Crises Differently

World Humanitarian Summit High Level Leaders Roundtable - Istanbul, Turkey  


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