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18 Apr 2013
The State of Kuwait has contributed US$2 million towards the United Nations Development Programme’s emergency support to the people of Syria as they struggle to rebuild lives and livelihoods disrupted by the ongoing crisis there.
16 Apr 2013
From Eritrea to Bangladesh, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) offices have observed the 1,000–day milestone to the end of 2015 – the deadline for achieving the Millennium Development Goals – as part of a global campaign to accelerate progress.
15 Apr 2013
In an important move to promote sustainable development, the Government of Angola will step up its efforts to protect a vast natural area along the Atlantic coast.
12 Apr 2013
New information and communication technologies can connect citizens with one another and urgent responders, helping prevent violence and conflict, according to a new study by the United Nations Development Programme and others.
12 Apr 2013
The United Nations General Assembly confirmed this morning the appointment by the Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, of Helen Clark as Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme for a further four-year term.
12 Apr 2013
Harmful carbon dioxide emissions will be reduced by 1.3 million tonnes over the next 10 years following a doubling of the United Arab Emirates’ project portfolio under the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM).
08 Apr 2013
An important new index currently under development will identify national, regional and global trends in the complex area of civil society engagement.
07 Apr 2013
A new funding model by the Global Fund, along with two recent UNDP discussion papers, emphasize human rights and strong government-civil society cooperation in responses to AIDS, TB and malaria.
02 Apr 2013
Bogotá - Since 2010, Colombia has been taking steps to reduce the substances that harm the environment and deplete the ozone layer, which protects humanity from more than 90 percent of the sun’s ultraviolet radiation.
26 Mar 2013
A North-East Asian youth vision on global development was yesterday handed to members of the United Nations Secretary-General’s High-level Panel on the Post-2015 Development Agenda at its meeting in Bali, Indonesia.
25 Mar 2013
UNDP is in the final stages of implementing new policies for private sector and corporate foundations engagement. The revised policy includes exclusionary criteria on industries such as tobacco and arms.
17 Mar 2013
UN Broadband Commission sets new gender target: getting more women connected to ICTs ‘critical’ to post-2015 development agenda
Commissioners gathered for the 7th meeting of the Broadband Commission for Digital Development, held today in Mexico City, have agreed on an ambitious new target designed to spur female access to the power of information and communication technologies (ICTs).
17 Mar 2013
The 57th session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW57) culminated on Friday (15 March) with Member States underlining their commitment that women and girls have the right to live a life free of violence, exploitation and abuse.
14 Mar 2013
Mexico City - A Reuters article published today wrongly states that UN Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark believes the "U.S.-led war on drugs" has failed
14 Mar 2013
UN Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark today launched UNDP’s 2013 Human Development Report, which charts the unprecedented rise of developing countries to create a new “global middle class.”
11 Mar 2013
Representatives of fisheries and environment ministries of 21 States from the Caribbean region have agreed on a common roadmap towards the sustainable management of their shared living marine resources.
08 Mar 2013
UN agencies combine efforts to tackle gender-based violence on this year’s International Women’s Day
Violence against women and girls is a global pandemic, with up to seven in ten women facing physical and/or sexual violence from an intimate partner during their lifetime. Through a joint programme, Partners for Prevention seeks to understand the underlying drivers of violence and point to more effective ways to prevent it from happening in the future.
07 Mar 2013
Film star and UNDP Goodwill Ambassador Antonio Banderas today launched a global video appeal to end violence against women in recognition of International Women’s Day.
07 Mar 2013
UNDP Administrator Helen Clark meets with newly appointed United Nations Secretary General’s Envoy on Youth, Ahmad Alhendawi
The real challenge to meet in working with young men and women on development issues would be to ensure that all youth are reached, engaged and empowered.
04 Mar 2013
Kenyans headed to the polls on March 4th to elect a new president and a host of local and regional representatives in an election seen as critical for the country’s nation-building effort.
Latest Speeches and Statements
- 18 Dec 2014:Gina Casar: Statement at the launch of the Syria Strategic Response Plan 2015 and the Regional Refugee and Resilience Plan 2015, Berlin, Germany
- 11 Dec 2014:Helen Clark: Speech on “Democratic Governance, Human Rights, and Development” at NORAD's Annual Conference, Oslo, Norway
- 09 Dec 2014:Helen Clark: Opening Speech at Peruvian Partnerships Dialogues on Public-Private Collaboration for Climate and Development, UNFCCC COP 20, Lima, Peru