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15 Sep 2014
The fifth annual Social Good Summit, a unique convening of world leaders, new media and technology pioneers, grassroots activists, UN experts and voices from around the world, today announced the addition of over 60 local Meetups in countries all around the world.
09 Sep 2014
In order to strengthen Afghanistan’s ability to maintain law and order, UNDP works since 2002 with the Ministry of Interior Affairs to build the Afghan National Police (ANP) by supporting the payment of police salaries and the professionalization of police officers— including the incorporation of women into the force.
09 Sep 2014
Commercial motorbike riders have started an intensive face-to-face awareness raising campaign that seeks to reach between 150,000 and 200,000 people over a two month period in Freetown after receiving training from the UN Development Programme (UNDP) last week in Freetown.
29 Aug 2014
Finding dependable, clean water has always been a challenge for the people of Haiti. But in recent years, climate change has begun to exacerbate the problem.
28 Aug 2014
Samoa, like many developing small island countries, is heavily dependent on fossil fuel for power generation. Almost 70% of its energy comes from petroleum products.
27 Aug 2014
Years of population growth, ineffective sewage systems, and encroaching salt water have made groundwater unsafe to use in the Maldives.
27 Aug 2014
A 4-year project aims to increase the resilience of local farming and fishing communities to climate-related shocks.
22 Aug 2014
UNDP strongly refutes recent media claims regarding programme oversight efforts in Somalia.
19 Aug 2014
UNDP is helping people displaced by the conflict to learn about their rights, and how to avoid intimidation and sexual and gender-based violence.
18 Aug 2014
The audit of nearly 23,000 ballot boxes from the recent, 14 June, run-off election for the Afghan Presidency continues apace. It is being conducted at the Independent Election Commission (IEC) compound in Kabul.
12 Aug 2014
UNDP strongly rebuts the insinuation in a Fox News article published on 11 August 2014 that UNDP’s Program of Assistance to the Palestinian People (PAPP) is somehow connected to materials used in the construction of tunnels in Gaza. This insinuation is completely without foundation
11 Aug 2014
Issuing a comprehensive joint programme, the United Nations system in Liberia today said up to USD 33 million were needed to support Liberia’s national response to the Ebola disease.
09 Aug 2014
The International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples is commemorated on 9 August to promote and endorse the rights enshrined in the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP).
07 Aug 2014
The UN says action will be needed to protect vulnerable communities and their development achievements from the potential long-term effects of Ebola in West Africa.
06 Aug 2014
Nine United Nations agencies have launched an ambitious new programme to eliminate gender-based violence (GBV) in Botswana, which affects nearly two-thirds of all women across the country, and large numbers of children.
06 Aug 2014
Statement by UNDP Administrator Helen Clark on Gaza
16 Jul 2014
Accompanied by Peter de Clercq, the Secretary-General’s Deputy Special Representative, and Sophie de Caen, the Senior United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Country Director in Haiti, the Associate Administrator visited the 16/6 Project in the Nérette and Morne Hercules neighbourhoods and an expanding plastic recycling company supported by the UNDP Suppliers’ Development Program (SDP).
15 Jul 2014
The United Nations (UN) held a 'High-level Meeting of the United Nations General Assembly to undertake a comprehensive review and assessment of the progress achieved since 2011 in the prevention and control of non-communicable diseases’ last week.
01 Jul 2014
UNDP’s core goals are to help countries eradicate poverty, promote inclusive governance and build resilience to crisis, working with partner organisations and governments across the world.
23 Jun 2014
The Executive Board of three UN development agencies opens 2014 annual session with a focus on improving coherence and results
An intergovernmental corporate governance structure that oversees the work of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the UN Population Fund and the UN Office of Project Services opened its Annual Session in Geneva today.
06 Jan 2015:Ebola : Le relèvement doit commencer maintenant
11 Dec 2014:Development for the people | Abdoulaye Mar Dieye
Latest Speeches and Statements
- 27 Feb 2015:Magdy Martínez-Solimán: From vision to transformation: Debate on the implementation of the new Global Goals for Sustainable Development, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, Finland
- 27 Feb 2015:Helen Clark: Opening Remarks at Session Two of the High Level Event on “Women in power and decision-making: Building a different world”
- 24 Feb 2015:Helen Clark: Speech at the Operational Activities Segment of ECOSOC – Annual Dialogue with Executive Heads