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Equator Prize Ceremony to Honour Outstanding Initiatives of Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities on September 17, Marks 15 Years of Equator Initiative

The Equator Prize Award Ceremony on September 17, 2017 will honour 15 outstanding indigenous and local community initiatives from 12 countries, advancing local nature-based solutions for sustainable…





Japan pledges $1.5 million for tsunami awareness and disaster risk information in Asia-Pacific

Six years on from the Great East Japan Earthquake, the Government of Japan has committed funding to UNDP to improve disaster risk information and carry out tsunami-awareness programmes in schools…


A healthy ocean critical to fighting poverty and achieving the SDGs: UNDP at the first ever Ocean Conference

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will join the historic Ocean Conference in New York this week (5-9 June) to highlight the direct link between a healthy ocean and ending poverty.


Japan contributes additional US$16.7 million to stabilization and resilience in Iraq

The Government of Japan has contributed an additional US$16.7 million to promote stabilization, recovery, and resilience-building in areas liberated from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant…



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