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Experts call for focus on social determinants to bolster malaria response

Geneva – A global coalition of experts called last week for a broader response to malaria and expanded work to address the social and environmental factors that perpetuate it, saying the disease impedes efforts to tackle poverty and advance both economic and human development. Although malaria ismore

UN Development Chief Visits Iran; addresses United Nations Day Celebration in Teheran

Tehran – The head of the UN Development Group has wrapped up a three-day visit to Iran, saying that the country has made impressive human development progress, but that development challenges remained.   "In education, health, and income per capita, as measured in the annual Humanmore

UNDP welcomes Global Fund reforms

High-level panel’s recommendations would complement UNDP efforts New York — UNDP welcomes today’s adoption by the board of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, & Malaria of recommendations by an independent panel for scaled-up oversight and management of grants, one-tenth of whichmore

UNDP, Philippines take aim at HIV through local leaders

Manila — The U.N. Development Programme (UNDP) and the Philippine government are working together to address the Southeast Asian country’s rising number of new HIV cases, scaling up outreach and intervention based on local leadership. The United Nations alerted the government in 2008 thatmore

UNDP and UNAIDS leaders begin high level joint mission in New Zealand

The Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Helen Clark, and the Executive Director of the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), Michel Sidibé, began a three day mission in New Zealand—the first joint mission by the two UN leaders in this Pacificmore

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