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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.
11 Jun 2014
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) and the international courier company Deutsche Post DHL, met yesterday at the UNDP headquarters to reaffirm their commitment to their public-private partnership in support of disaster preparedness and response.
09 Jun 2014
Tunisian President, Moncef AlMarzouki, President of the National Constitutional Assembly (NCA), Mustapha Ben Jaafar, and Prime Minister, Mehdi Jomaa, launched today the newly established Truth and Dignity Commission (TDC) of Tunisia.
29 May 2014
UNDP Administrator Helen Clark commended Belarus for the progress made on the recovery from the Chernobyl nuclear disaster during her four–day trip to Belarus which includes a visit today to Homiel, a region of Belarus most affected by the nuclear disaster.
29 May 2014
The head of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has called on international donors to bolster justice, security and rule of law for countries in conflict, singling out both South Sudan and the Central African Republic (CAR) for immediate attention.
12 Mar 2015:Il est temps d’écouter les pauvres
02 Mar 2015:Portraits de fonctionnaires : Jennifer Topping
Latest Speeches and Statements
- 18 Apr 2015:Helen Clark: statement at the 31st Meeting of the International Monetary and Financial Committee
- 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