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Our
mission

UNDP works in 170 countries and territories to eradicate poverty while protecting the planet. We help countries develop strong policies, skills, partnerships and institutions so they can sustain their progress.

Our
expertise

Trusted partnerships

Partnership is at the heart of everything UNDP does. We offer a nearly universal presence across the world. We are determined to mobilize the means to implement the 2030 Agenda through a revitalized Global Partnership for Sustainable Development, with a focus on the poorest and most vulnerable.

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Global
impact

Our work in sustainable development, governance and resilience building.

35

Million

people had better services to tackle poverty

62

Million

people gained access to financial services

290

Million

tonnes of carbon emissions cut

1+

Billion

invested to strengthen resilience to crises