Democratic Governance

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2008 DGTTF Annual Report

This annual report covers the main features, activities, results, lessons learned and future plans for the trust fund’s Global Window in 2008. Through activities at the country, regional and global level, the Democratic Governance Thematic Trust Fund has positioned UNDP at the forefront ofmore


2009 DGTTF Annual Report - Stories from the Field

The Democratic Governance Thematic Trust Fund (DGTTF) allows countries to become more creative and innovative in addressing governance issues and in building and sustaining trust among local communities, the citizenry and state institutions. This 2009 DGTTF report features stories and results frommore


2010 Democratic Governance Thematic Trust Fund Annual Report

The 2010 Democratic Governance Thematic Trust Fund (DGTTF) annual report highlights some of the governance innovations that the UNDP Democratic Governance Group supported through the Fund. Our ongoing support to 67 country projects awarded under the 2009 and 2010 DGTTF Call for Proposals; ourmore


Guidance Note: UNDP's Role in Achieving MDG 5: Improve Maternal Health

This Guidance Note describes and explains UNDP’s role in supporting key  partners to accelerate and sustain progress on MDG 5. It outlines three pillars of UNDP action to improve maternal and reproductive health; highlights initial lessons learned from UNDP efforts in this area; and offersmore


A Guide to UNDP Democratic Governance Practice

This Guide provides an easy-to-read overview of what UNDP does in the democratic governance practice area. It provides an overview of policies and strategies that guide UNDP's work on democratic governance; examples of our work on the ground and resources are also shared. more

UNDP Global Programme
2014 to 2017

The Global Programme is the architecture that allows UNDP to provide coherent global policy advice and programme support services, based on country and regional programme experiences and drawing on the pool of evidence, knowledge and expertise gained by UNDP across all development settings.

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Fast Facts
Democratic Governance

The response to the recent global economic crisis by many countries around the world, particularly developed nations, has demonstrated that the State has an important role to play in addressing critical challenges.  This is also an important lesson for developing countries as public institutions must have the capacity to address these difficulties while at the same time delivering the benefits of human development.


Our work : Democratic Governance
UNDP's Annual Report
New Partnerships for Development

Our 2013-2014 Annual Report spotlights results from actions across core dimensions of development, from jobs and food security, to well-run elections, to crisis recovery, to the management of finite natural resources.

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Knowledge Exchange

Teamworks is UNDP's knowledge sharing exchange that allows development professionals to gain and share knowledge