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UN And Partners Launch Plan To Support Syrian Refugees And Countries Hosting Them As Number Of Syrian Refugee New-Borns Reaches One Million Mark

“These one million children have largely been born into a situation where poverty and unemployment are common, early marriage and child labour occur, and an education is not always secure” said Amin…  


Pedro Conceição to lead ‘reset’ of UNDP’s Human Development Report

UNDP’s iconic Human Development Report will get a reboot over the next year led by a new Director, Pedro Conceição.  


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…  

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