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20 Mar 2013
Mahindra Rural Housing Finance (MRHFL) renewed its commitment to extend housing finance to customers in rural India as it joined a global initiative that encourages private sector efforts to fight poverty.
20 Mar 2013
A crowdsourcing project called The Civil20 Dialogue is allowing global citizens to influence key policy recommendations that will be presented to the leaders during the G20 Summit
- 18 Mar 2013
18 Mar 2013
Connecting poverty eradication and environmental sustainability is the ‘make or break’ for our future
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Costa Rica, Mr. Carlos Roverssi; Special Envoy of the French President for the Protection of the Planet Nicolas Hulot; the Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Helen Clark; and the Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Achim Steiner opened today a conference on the role of environmental sustainability in the future development agenda.
18 Mar 2013
The UN is seeking a binding treaty that closes current loopholes in the international framework for controlling the arms trade.
15 Mar 2013
The IKEA Group of Sweden has announced its commitment to the Business Call to Action (BCtA) and reinforced its goal to use only cotton produced entirely in line with the Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) in all IKEA products by end of 2015.
14 Mar 2013
The rise of the South is radically reshaping the world of the 21st century, with developing nations driving economic growth, lifting hundreds of millions of people from poverty, and propelling billions more into a new global middle class, says the UNDP's 2013 Human Development Report.
14 Mar 2013
Norway, Australia and the United States lead the rankings of 187 countries and territories in the latest Human Development Index (HDI), while conflict-torn Democratic Republic of the Congo and drought-stricken Niger have the lowest scores.
13 Mar 2013
More than 100 delegates from over 20 countries met in Helsinki today to discuss how to make sure countries around the world can better prevent the fallout of conflicts, war and disasters from reversing the gains in development, economic growth and provision of services to their people in the future global development agenda.
12 Mar 2013
The United Nations and partners invite people all over the world to participate in setting the world’s future development agenda by voting in an innovative survey known as MY World, the United Nations global survey for a better world.
08 Mar 2013
Natura Cosméticos of Brazil, one of Latin America’s largest cosmetics firms, has pledged to provide new skills training to low-income sales representatives in Mexico as part of its commitment to the Business Call to Action (BCtA), a global anti-poverty initiative backed by the UNDP.
07 Mar 2013
UNDP Administrator Helen Clark called for scaled-up efforts globally to stop violence against women, calling it a weapon of war in much of the world and a major obstacle to equality and development.
05 Mar 2013
Development aid amounts to an investment in a more secure future for developed countries, which reap enormous benefits from better-fed, better-led emerging trade partners, UNDP Administrator Helen Clark said here Tuesday.
05 Mar 2013
Courses began last month to train over 150 United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) staff from nearly 50 countries in an international qualification from the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA), building greater transparency and performance effectiveness for one of the UN’s largest agencies.
28 Feb 2013
Some 100,000 small-scale entrepreneurs in Brazil will gain access to US $167 million in business loans following a commitment by Itaú Unibanco to the Business Call to Action (BCtA), a global initiative aimed at encouraging the private sector to fight poverty and backed by the UNDP.
27 Feb 2013
The International Center for Private Sector in Development is holding an inaugural meeting of its Executive Council on 28 February. The meeting will bring together senior UNDP official and other UNDP staff as well as representatives from Turkey’s government
27 Feb 2013
With about 1,000 days left until the MDG 2015 target date, national and international experts will exchange views on what has worked and what has not until now, and describe acceleration efforts that are being undertaken in the last stretch.
26 Feb 2013
UNDP today convenes an expert roundtable on expanding the use of mobile technologies to promote sustainable human development, including policymakers, social innovators, civil society, and the private sector.
26 Feb 2013
UNAIDS and UNDP back proposal to allow least-developed countries to maintain and scale up access to essential medicines
The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today launched a new Issue Brief TRIPS transition period extensions for least-developed countries.
21 Feb 2013
The eighth biannual Forum of the World Alliance of Cities Against Poverty concluded in Dublin today with bold promises to put words into action. More than 500 delegates from cities around the world met for two days to debate, discuss and deliberate on solutions to urban poverty challenges.
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- 01 Oct 2014:Gina Cesar: Closing Remarks at the United Nations Volunteers Partnerships Forum 2014: Innovation in Volunteer Action
- 30 Sep 2014:Gina Cesar: Opening Remarks at the Wasserwerk Plenary of the United Nations Volunteers Partnerships Forum 2014: Innovation in Volunteer Action
- 26 Sep 2014:Helen Clark: Speech at Poaching and Illicit Wildlife Trafficking: Towards Joint Action by the International Community