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Sub-recipient management Toolkit for UNDP Country Offices

In partnership with the Global Fund since late 2002, UNDP is approved as a principal recipient in countries where exceptional circumstances and/or special emergencies exist, and when the Global Fund and Country Coordinating Mechanism have not found a suitable local entity. In countries where themore


You and AIDS

The Asia Pacific region's vulnerability to HIV stems from a variety of factors that are mainly rooted in extreme forms of inequality. One of them is the increasing population mobility experienced by most of the countries in the region. Evidence clearly suggests that unsafe mobility often leadsmore


Arts and Media AIDS Advocacy Initiative- Addressing Stigma and Discrimination in China through Public Private Partnerships

Stigma and discrimination against people living with HIV (PLHIV) remain a major problem in China. To creatively address this national challenge, UNDP’s innovative and groundbreaking initiative to harness a previously untapped potential in China – the Arts and Commercial Media Sector – had a simplemore


Fast Facts: HIV and AIDS

UNDP works with countries to understand and respond to the development dimensions of HIV and health, complementing the health sector work of other UN partners.  Our approach recognizes that development action outside the health sector – in social protection, gender, governance, human rights,more


Discussion Paper - Anti-counterfeit laws and public health - What to Look Out for

Substandard and falsified medicines are a pressing problem that must be addressed. There is a critical need to find legislative and policy approaches that would reduce the spread of such products without hindering access to good-quality, safe and efficacious medicines – particularly affordablemore

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

As co-sponsor of UNAIDS, UNDP recognizes that AIDS impacts countries’ progress towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). As such, UNDP's response to the AIDS epidemic stems from its human development, poverty reduction and governance mandates.


Our work on HIV/AIDS
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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Human Development Data

Human Development Index (HDI) figures are available as part of the Google Public Data Explorer tool.

Knowledge Exchange

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