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09 Aug 2013
Chad is using the resources and expertise of its diaspora to help develop higher education and build the skills of its young people.
30 Jul 2013
The first round of Mali’s presidential election took place in an atmosphere of calm and witnessed considerable voter turnout, including many young people and women.
26 Jul 2013
A week before Mali’s presidential election 82 per cent of prospective voters had already collected their polling cards.
25 Jul 2013
More than three million Togolese headed to the polls peacefully on 25 July 2013 to elect a new Parliament.
22 Jul 2013
Young Latin Americans welcome future with optimism, but demand less corruption, poverty and violence
Young people in Latin America, Portugal and Spain are optimistic about their future—two out of three believe that in five years they will be better off than they are now—, according to the 1st Ibero-American Youth Survey.
17 Jul 2013
US Friends of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today presented its annual Julia V. Taft Award to the UNDP Colombia Country Office in recognition of its vital work to end conflict and tackle poverty and inequality in the Latin American country.
16 Jul 2013
UN Secretary-General announces appointment of Assistant Administrator and Director of Regional Bureau for Africa
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today announced the appointment of Abdoulaye Mar Dieye of Senegal as Assistant Administrator and Director of the Regional Bureau for Africa at the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
- 16 Jul 2013
12 Jul 2013
Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl who was shot by the Taliban for attending classes, today addressed hundreds of young people at the United Nations, urging them to use education as a weapon against extremism.
27 Jun 2013
Cairo - Population and development in the Arab region were issues discussed this week in Cairo, during a three-day conference that ended with a declaration highlighting the need to empower women, promote gender equality, and step up efforts to reach the Millennium Development Goals.
19 Jun 2013
Mogadishu – The UN Special Representative for the Secretary-General for Somalia, Nicholas Kay, has condemned the violent attack on the United Nations Common Compound in Mogadishu.
19 Jun 2013
New York - UN Development Programme Administrator Helen Clark has strongly condemned the attack today on the UN Common Compound in Mogadishu, Somalia, where UNDP personnel were among the casualties.
18 Jun 2013
UN Development Chief Helen Clark said during a CNNi Twitter chat today that developed and developing countries need each other in the global economic crisis, and that a burgeoning middle class in developing countries can help drive green growth.
17 Jun 2013
The Thai Youth Anti-Corruption Network, a group of more than 4,000 Thai university students from more than 90 universities has been recognized by the World Economic Forum as a “Creative For Good” best practice by the World Economic Forum.
12 Jun 2013
Kilifi, Kenya - A Swahili summary edition of the 2013 Human Development Report was launched today by the United Nation Development Programme, marking the first time the flagship report has been available in the most widely spoken African language.
11 Jun 2013
New York – The United Nations Development Programme has welcomed the agreement between China and the United States of America to work together to tackle the production and consumption of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) to help combat climate change.
10 Jun 2013
New York — The UN Development Programme is making major contributions in fighting poverty and promoting good governance worldwide, Administrator Helen Clark said Monday, adding that the agency now plans to sharpen its focus, scale up partnerships, and streamline operations.
07 Jun 2013
As the world observes World Oceans Day on June 8, 2013, UNDP reflects on a year of significant milestones in the organization’s global efforts to protect and restore our oceans and coasts.
04 Jun 2013
New York - The UN Development Programme has commended countries that have signed the landmark UN-backed Arms Trade Treaty, the first of its kind to regulate both the legitimate and illicit multibillion-dollar trade in conventional weapons.
04 Jun 2013
Towards Zero discrimination: judges from Asia and the Pacific unite to address HIV, human rights and the law
Some 30 judges from the highest national courts from 16 countries in Asia and the Pacific met in Bangkok, Thailand from 2-4 June to discuss the role of the judiciary in the AIDS response.
12 Mar 2015:Il est temps d’écouter les pauvres
02 Mar 2015:Portraits de fonctionnaires : Jennifer Topping
Latest Speeches and Statements
- 16 Apr 2015:Helen Clark: Speech at “Climate Finance for Development” Event, organized by the Permanent Mission of France to the United Nations
- 14 Apr 2015:Magdy Martínez-Solimán: Statement delivered at the 13th UN Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice, United Nations Rule of Law Assistance in Conflict- and Post-Conflict Settings: The Global Focal Point Arrangement
- 13 Apr 2015:Magdy Martínez-Solimán: Statement delivered at the 13th UN Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice, High Level Segment