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Discussion Paper: Cash Transfers and HIV Prevention

Cash transfers – direct cash payments to individuals and 
households, often targeting the poor and vulnerable – have increasingly become a cornerstone of many low- and middle-income countries’ social protection strategies. Cash transfers help reduce poverty and can reduce economic and gendermore


Being LGBT in Asia: China country report

This report is a product of a broader initiative entitled ‘Being LGBT in Asia: A Participatory Review and Analysis of the Legal and Social Environment for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Persons and Civil Society.’ Launched on International Human Rights Day, 10 December 2012, ‘Beingmore


Carbon footprinting of Global Fund grant programmes – feasibility of measurement during operational phases

Previous studies by the UNDP, working with Arup, have demonstrated the feasibility of developing a measure of carbon footprint for the delivery of Global Fund health programmes. This method allows a grant programme to be assessed during the development of budget planning – a useful tool to informmore


The Millennium Development Goals Report 2014

This report examines the latest progress towards achieving the MDGs. It reaffirms that the MDGs have made a profound difference in people’s lives. Global poverty has been halved five years ahead of the 2015 timeframe. Ninety per cent of children in developing regions now enjoy primary education,more


A case study: Strengthening national capacity to fight AIDS, TB and Malaria in Zambia.

This case study examines the period when UNDP assumed the role of interim Principal Recipient of Global Fund grants in 2010. It focuses on the joint effort by the Global Fund, UNDP and partners to strengthen national capacity so that the Zambian Ministry of Health may ultimately reassume the PRmore

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