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28 Jan 2015
The sixth annual Social Good Summit, a unique convening of world leaders, new media and technology experts, grassroots activists and voices from around the world, today announced that its marquee event coinciding with United Nations Week, will take place on September 27 and 28 at 92nd Street Y in New York with a week of related activities around the globe including meet-ups hosted locally by members of the social good community, and signature events supported by Social Good Summit partners.
27 Jan 2015
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) welcomes a new report saying there are advantages of UNDP implementing parliamentary strengthening programmes, particularly in Fragile and Conflict Affected States, and in multi-donor situations.
26 Jan 2015
The head of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) said today that while there is tremendous volatility and turmoil around the world, this year presented a unique opportunity to eradicate poverty and agree on a path for sustainable development.
22 Jan 2015
Through donations of videoconferencing kits and boosts to internet bandwith worth over 1 million U.S. Dollars from U.S. based companies Polycom and Airbus DS, UNDP offices in the countries hardest hit by Ebola can better coordinate action on the ground and with the international community.
21 Jan 2015
Transition economies of Europe and Central Asia show high poverty rates and declining life expectancy
Developing and transition economies of Europe and Central Asia show disturbingly high poverty levels, even in some upper-middle income countries, according to research released this week by the UN Development Programme's new Regional Hub in Istanbul.
20 Jan 2015
A United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)-led mission to pinpoint critical areas of support needed to help the the nations most affected by Ebola start their recovery concluded on Tuesday in Sierra Leone.
20 Jan 2015
A new agreement reached in Zimbabwe by the UN Development Programme (UNDP) and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria is set to provide a major boost in the fight against HIV and AIDs in the country.
15 Jan 2015
An international mission to assess support needed for long term recovery in the three countries hardest hit by Ebola kicked off in Sierra Leone today.
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12 Jan 2015
Statement on the report from the U.S. Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR)
The United Nations Development Programme welcomes a new report from the U.S. Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) on collecting and verifying the accuracy of Afghan National Police (ANP) personel and payroll data.
08 Jan 2015
The Year will be officially launched on 9 January in Riga, Latvia by the European Union as Latvia assumes the EU Presidency. At this occasion Homi Kharas of the Brookings Institution will deliver a Kapuscinski Development Lecture, an initiative of the European Commission and UNDP.
08 Jan 2015
Launching a new campaign, 2015: Time for Global Action, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said world leaders have an historic opportunity this year to make transformative economic, environmental and social changes that will have a positive and meaningful impact on people’s lives and ensure peace and stability.
07 Jan 2015
Ambassador Luis Fernando Carerra of Guatemala was today elected as the President of the United Nations Development Programme’s (UNDP) Executive Board, the Organization’s governing body, for 2015.
05 Jan 2015
The Ministry of Finance, Electoral Commission of Zambia, and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on behalf of Ireland, Japan, Sweden, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America have entered into a cooperative agreement to support the 2015 Presidential Election to be held on 20 January, 2015 with a total sum of USD3.09 million.
29 Dec 2014
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has made additional incentive payments to 758 health personnel working in four Ebola treatment units in Guinea, ensuring their life-saving work can continue without any interruption.
25 Dec 2014
The United Nations Secretary-General condemns the Government of Sudan's decision to expel the United Nations Resident Coordinator and Humanitarian Coordinator and the Country Director of the United Nations Development Programme.
23 Dec 2014
With support from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) 16,000 nurses on the frontline in the fight against Ebola are receiving hazard pay through their mobile phones. Workers receive text messages with security codes and information on nearby kiosks to pick up the extra pay they receive for risks associated with fighting Ebola.
22 Dec 2014
Sierra Leone has begun to use new, environmentally-friendly sterilizing equipment to help dispose of the vast amounts of contaminated protective equipment and infectious waste generated in treating Ebola patients.
18 Dec 2014
Private sector organizations have stepped up their support to UNDP’s Ebola response, donating equipment and delivering services that will both benefit communities immediately and serve them long after the epidemic has ended.
17 Dec 2014
The European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) is partnering with the Office of Internal Oversight Services of the United Nations (OIOS) and the Office of Audit and Investigations of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to consolidate anti-fraud cooperation between the three institutions.
23 Jan 2015:How can we save the world’s forests?
21 Jan 2015:Let’s #TalkInequality
Latest Speeches and Statements
- 26 Jan 2015:Helen Clark: Statement to the First Regular Session of the UNDP Executive Board
- 23 Jan 2015:Helen Clark: Speech on ‘Reducing Tropical Deforestation Related to Key Agricultural Commodities’
- 22 Jan 2015:Helen Clark: Speech on “How can we prevent rising income inequality from weakening our societies?”