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Media Advisory: First Ever Investment COP Calls for Increased Private Sector Engagement for Climate Action

The two-day Investment COP will kick off on Tuesday, December 11th, 2018, at the Vienna House Easy Angelo hotel in Katowice, Poland.  

UNDP selects next generation of leadership worldwide

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) made a significant leap forward in preparing to play a crucial role in the implementation of the Secretary-General’s reform of the United Nations…  

Immediate action is needed to step up climate adaptation in Eastern Europe and Central Asia

Climate change impacts in Eastern Europe and Central Asia currently cost billions of dollars in lost productivity and could keep mounting over the next few years, according to a new report released at…  

Development Cooperation in Middle Income Countries

Remarks delivered at the high level meeting on middle income countries  

International Volunteer Day

Administrator’s Statement on International Volunteer Day - 5 December  

Day of Persons with Disabilities

Administrator’s Statement on the International Day of Persons with Disabilities - 3 December  

World AIDS Day

Administrator's statement on World AIDS Day, 1 December 2018  

UNDP joins PANORAMA – Solutions for a Healthy Planet

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) joins the PANORAMA – Solutions for a Healthy Planet Initiatives as the co-coordinator of the ‘Protected Areas’ (PA), one of the thematic communities set up…  

United Nations Secretary-General launches task force on digital financing of Sustainable Development Goals

UN Secretary-General António Guterres announced the launch of a global task force charged with recommending strategies to harness the potential of financial technology to advance the SDGs.  

Amid technological upheaval, new channels for cooperation and citizenship

Working with large tech companies is a prerequisite for protecting people in the digital age, participants said at the Istanbul Innovation Days which gathered 345 representatives from think-tanks,…  

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