Helen Clark: Keynote Speech at the ‘Giant’s Summit’Apr 29, 2016Mount Kenya Safari Club - Nanyuki, Kenya
Turkey’s Galatasaray joins UNDP in bid to support global goals to end povertyApr 28, 2016The UN Development Programme (UNDP) today signed an agreement with Turkey’s Galatasaray Sports Club to generate additional momentum around the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which aim to end poverty by 2030.
UNDP: Fastest Population Shift in History Means Make or Break for Asia-PacificApr 26, 2016Demographic change in Asia and the Pacific is happening at a rate the world has never seen. An explosion in the working age population and a fall in birth rates that took a century in Europe are happening here in just 30 years.
Belarus marks 30th anniversary of Chernobyl disasterApr 25, 2016Thirty years on, the nuclear disaster in Chernobyl still exerts an indelible impact on the lives of people in Belarus, Ukraine and the Russian Federation, but communities and governments have shown unparalleled resolve to chart a more sustainable future, UN representatives remarked at a commemoration ceremony held here today.
Helen Clark: Speech at the Renaming of Minsk School #130 in honor of Ruth Waller Minsk, BelarusApr 25, 2016Minsk, Belarus
UNDP assessing scope of earthquake devastation in EcuadorApr 25, 2016UNDP regional expert for crisis and reconstruction Ugo Blanco and the Vice-minister for Housing and Urban Development of Ecuador Jorge Navas overflew some of the most devastated areas to assess the damage to infrastructure and housing in Ecuador's five most affected towns.
Russia pledges $10 million to help mitigate climate impact in Europe and CIS region and beyondApr 22, 2016The Government of Russia will be making a $10 million contribution towards UNDP programmes which support efforts to mitigate and prevent the negative effects of climate change in developing countries.
Ecuador: UNDP opens new office in the coast to boost recovery in earthquake-affected areasApr 22, 2016UNDP has opened a special recovery office in the Ecuadorean city of Manta to immediately initiate reconstruction in the most quake-affected areas.
27 Apr 2016:Human Development – the Way Ahead
Latest speeches and statements
- 29 Apr 2016:Helen Clark: Keynote Speech at the ‘Giant’s Summit’
- 25 Apr 2016:Helen Clark: Speech at the Opening Session of the International Conference: “Chernobyl thirty years later. From emergency to recovery and sustainable social-economic development of affected areas.”
- 23 Apr 2016:Magdy Martínez-Solimán: 29th Annual Meeting and Annual Conference of the International Coordinating Committee of National Institutions for the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights (ICC)