Lessons for life
In the Asia Pacific region, drills prepare students for tsunamis.
On the ground in about 170 countries and territories, UNDP works to eradicate poverty while protecting the planet. We help countries develop strong policies, skills, partnerships and institutions so they can sustain their progress.
jobs created (41% for women) in
new voters registered in 52 countries
disaster risk reduction plans put in place in 62 countries
UNDP is committed to ending poverty once and for all. That’s why we work to get to the root causes of poverty and create lasting change. The good news is we have a plan. But we need your help to get the job done.
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It always seems impossible until it’s done.Nelson Mandela