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The Challenge of HIV and AIDS: UNDP's Response to the Epidemic in China

This fact sheet briefly discusses challenges of HIV in China and UNDP responses. UNDP, as a cosponsor of the United Nations Joint Programme on AIDS (2007-2010) in China, is complementing the work of other UN agencies by applying its unique resources to address specific HIV-related challengesmore


Taking action against HIV and AIDS

Jointly produced by IPU, UNDP and UNAIDS, this Handbook is a call to action for parliamentary leadership and a reference book for parliamentarians providing information and guidance on issues of importance in the response to HIV. The Handbook is designed to help parliamentarians to exercise fullymore


WHO report on Prevention and Treatment of HIV among MSM and transgender groups

The report is an outcome of WHO's technical consultation meeting on the prevention and treatment of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections among men who have sex with men and transgender groups. The meeting discussed the role that the health sector can and should play in addressingmore


UNDP and UNAIDS Policy brief on Criminalization of HIV Transmission

UNDP and UNAIDS have developed a policy brief on criminalization of HIV Transmission. The policy brief urges governments to limit criminalization of HIV to cases of intentional transmission. It advocates for non application of criminal law to cases where there is no significant risk ofmore


UNDP Annual Report 2008

In early 2007, the world economy was still in its third year of exceptionally rapid growth, progress which has had a positive impact on poverty reduction in general.  By mid-2007, however, it was clear that developing countries would have to respond to a great deal of uncertainty in the globalmore

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