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Homophobic hate crimes on the rise, UN human rights chief warns

Hate crimes against lesbians, gay men, bisexuals and transgender people are rising around the world, the United Nations human rights chief said today, urging governments to do much more to eliminate discrimination and prejudice based on sexual orientation or gender identity. In a video messagemore


UNDP, Global Fund back El Salvador’s HIV/AIDS efforts

Thousands are getting life-saving drugs San Salvador—With its densely packed population and a healthcare system still recovering after a long-running civil war, El Salvador is getting vital support from UNDP and the Global Fund to treat thousands of people living with HIV and prevent the virus frommore

UNDP HIV programme aims to reach youth in Belize

Belmopan – UNDP is now implementing an HIV/AIDS grant agreement with Belize for programmes that notably aim to treat and prevent the disease among the Central American country’s large cohort of teens and young adults.  With an HIV prevalence of 2.1 percent among adults, Belize has themore

UNDP Partner Arup Awarded Sustainable Business Accolade

Project with UNDP on climate change and global health initiatives praised by judges as Guardian names firm ‘Consultancy of the Year 2014’ New York City, USA – 16 May 2014 – Arup, a global firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists, was yesterday announcedmore

Key partnership delivering development results: India, Brazil, South Africa and the United Nations

New York, USA – The Ambassadors of India, Brazil and South Africa to the United Nations, the United Nations Secretary-General and the Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) highlighted the achievements of their joint activities carried out through the India, Brazil andmore

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