All Poverty Reduction Publications

Trade for Poverty Reduction

This report examines how well trade policy and poverty reduction are integrated in Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers. It argues that although trade is figuring prominently in PRSPs, there is a lack of understanding as to how trade and poverty reduction strategies can be fully integrated to spread more

Trade on Human Terms

The Report highlights that free trade can benefit the poor of Asia-Pacific if countries adopt bold new policies that harness trade and economic growth to promote people’s well-being. It also highlights the important sub-regional variations in employment performance across the region. Employment more

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Trade, Gender and Poverty

This paper focuses on the relationship of trade, on the one hand, with gender and poverty, on the other,within the context of the human development paradigm. Specifically, it examines the impact of trade liberalization on gender inequalities (primarily via employment,wages and the care economy); more

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Triangulating Success: Building Post-Crisis Capacity in the Solomon Islands

This note pulls together observations from a review of four projects in the Solomon Islands that have been referred to as “successful capacity building” or “successful approaches to capacity building”. more

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Triple Wins for Sustainable Development

  As countries prepare for the ‘Rio+20’ United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, UNDP is pleased to share this report. It sets out national examples of progress toward sustainable development, from developing countries like Nepal and Niger, as well as emerging economies like South more

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UNDG Key Messages for Accra

In preparation for the 3rd High Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness, Accra, Ghana, 2-4 September 2008, these messages articulate UNDG positions. more

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UNDG Response to the Changing Aid Environment

The UNDG Working Group on Aid Effectiveness prepared this paper based on country-level experience and the lessons learned from various activities. The purpose of this paper is to guide United Nations positioning at the country level in the changing aid environment. The paper is intended for all more

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UNDP Aid Effectiveness Capacity Development Compendium

A compendium of needs identified, lessons learnt and good practices on aid effectiveness. more

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UNDP Annual Report 2004

The year 2003 marked an important milestone for UNDP. For the first time, total resources exceeded US $3 billion, an eloquent testimony of the support and confidence the organization enjoyed from donors and programme countries after four years of rigorous reforms. This report discusses the strong more

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UNDP Annual Report 2006

With the advent of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), the years prior to 2006 had seen UNDP scale up its activities in a major way.  2005 was an important year for the development agenda, with the international community reaffirming its commitment to the MDGs.  Recent years have more