Publications listed by date

  • Fast Facts: Youth as Partners for the Implementation of the SDGs
    Jan 2, 2017

    The goals and targets of the 2030 Agenda are interconnected, aiming to integrate the three dimensions of sustainable development: economic, social and environmental. Explicitly or implicitly, young people are deeply embedded within their fabric. Their knowledge, reach, and innovative solutions are essential if sustainable development is to be realized.

  • Discussion Paper - New Public Passion
  • Global Good Practices in Advancing Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment in Constitutions
    Nov 21, 2016

    This publication is designed to support UNDP staff, partners and national stakeholders who wish to advocate for the inclusion of comprehensive constitutional provisions that protect and advance women’s human rights and fundamental freedoms.

  • From MDGs to Sustainable Development For All
  • Global Study on Legal Aid
  • Building Inclusive Societies and Sustaining Peace through Democratic Governance and Conflict Prevention
    Nov 11, 2016

    This publication sets out the vision, policy and programming offer of UNDP’s Governance and Peacebuilding Cluster. It is intended for UNDP staff, UNDP partners, donors and the global development community.

  • Scaling up Climate Action to Achieve the SDGs
    Nov 2, 2016

    This year, as countries begin to take concrete action to deliver on their national climate goals, we are pleased to release an updated report of UNDP’s climate change work. New, in this report, is a special focus on the linkages between climate change and Sustainable development.

  • UNDP Offer on SDG Implementation in Fragile States
    Oct 28, 2016

    This booklet brings together UNDP’s consolidated offering of expertise assembled in a variety of tools and resources to support efforts of countries affected by crisis and fragility, as they ready themselves to implement the SDGs.

  • UNDP-DPA Joint Programme Annual Report 2015
    Oct 25, 2016

    This report provides an overview of the impact of the Joint UNDP-DPA Programme on Building National Capacities for Conflict Prevention in 2015.

  • UNDP Thematic Trust Funds - 2015 Annual Report
    Oct 10, 2016

    The UNDP Thematic Trust Funds for Crisis Prevention and Recovery, Democratic Governance and the Environment were established in 2001. This report presents highlights from 2015, the final year of operation of the funds.

  • Legal Aid Service Provision: A Guide to Programming in Africa
    Sep 15, 2016

    This programming guide features field-tested and evidence-based perspectives, offering technical advice on key aspects of legal aid programming, such as monitoring and evaluation, resource mobilization and capacity development backed by good practices on successful legal aid schemes, strategies and plans that were established in African countries, often times with limited funding.

  • GUIDANCE NOTE | Strategies and good practices in promoting gender equality outcomes in parliaments
    Sep 2, 2016

    This Guidance Note explores the strategies and good practices used by the UNDP in supporting parliaments in their own promotion of gender equality.

  • Electoral Studies in Compared International Perspective
    Sep 2, 2016

    This study aims to identify and analyse some of the factors that affect voting from abroad. It provides a comparative overview of 18 Latin American countries.

  • UN Constitutional Issue 4 May 2015
  • GPECS Phase II Annual Report 2015
    Aug 3, 2016

    Phase II of the Global Project for Electoral Cycle Support was launched in March 2015 as a successor to GPECS I (2009-2015). GPECS I and II have been designed to respond to demands of UNDP electoral assistance worldwide and to ensure global coherence in the delivery, as well as in the development and implementation, of UNDP electoral policy and capacity development.

  • Environmental Governance Project (EGP)  |  News Updates
    Jul 22, 2016

    Our regular Environmental Governance Project (EGP) News Updates highlight key activities and results of the UNDP-SEPA Environmental Governance Project.

  • Preventing violent extremism through promoting inclusive development, tolerance and respect for diversity
    Jul 14, 2016

    The Global Meeting on ‘Preventing Violent Extremism (PVE) through Promoting Inclusive Development, Tolerance and Respect for Diversity’ was an opportunity for global development actors to engage in in-depth discussions on their role in preventing violent extremism. This report presents key points from the many conceptual and thematic discussions.

  • Youth-GPS
    Jul 8, 2016

    UNDP’s first Youth Global Programme for Sustainable Development and Peace – Youth-GPS (2016-2020), is a 5-year global programmatic offer on youth empowerment, designed to sharpen the organization’s response to the challenges young people face worldwide, boost the implementation of UNDP’s Youth Strategy 2014-2017, the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the United Nations Security Council Resolution 2250 on Youth, Peace and Security.

  • ISSUE BRIEF  |  Development and Mine Action
    Jun 24, 2016

    Mine action programmes aim to limit, mitigate and ultimately abolish the human impact of landmines and other explosive remnants of war through humanitarian demining, risk reduction education, victim/survivor assistance, stockpile destruction and advocacy.

  • Environmental Governance Project (EGP)  |  Brochure
    Jun 23, 2016

    This four-year Sida-funded programme responds to the challenges many developing countries face in implementing environmental policies and integrating environmental and social concerns into broader sustainable development policy making.