International Migration Review Forum
With numbers set to rise globally, investing in safe migration pathways is key, says UNDP
A lightbulb moment
As Jamaica prepares to install solar in three public hospitals, lightbulb retrofits are already saving energy, money and barrels of oil.
Generation17: Boosting development through technology and innovation
Three young leaders reflect on the potential of information and communication technologies to accelerate progress on the Sustainable Development Goals.
'The outlook for Syrians is deteriorating'
Message from the UN humanitarian, refugee and development chiefs on the situation in Syria and the region
'Don’t Choose Extinction'
Global cinema ad aims to inspire movie theater audiences to join the fight against climate change.
Call for applications to scale tech globally with UNDP’s Digital X challenge
The initiative connects UNDP and governments with proven, ready-to-scale solutions to meet urgent digital needs.
War in Ukraine
UNDP teams have been on the ground throughout the crisis, helping to save lives and support relief efforts, but the needs are rapidly increasing.
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.
We are determined to mobilize the means required to implement this Agenda through a revitalized Global Partnership for Sustainable Development, based on a spirit of strengthened global solidarity, focused in particular on the needs of the poorest and most vulnerable and with the participation of all countries, all stakeholders and all people.
Our work in sustainable development, governance and resilience building.
people had better services to tackle poverty
people gained access to financial services
tonnes of carbon emissions cut
invested to strengthen resilience to crises
UNDP Strategic Plan 2022-2025
Focused on the future of development, UNDP’s bold Strategic Plan is a framework to help countries get back on track to achieve the SDGs.
UNDP Annual Report 2020
Driving the future of development
Human Development Report 2020
The Next Frontier: Human Development and the Anthropocene
When it comes to climate action, many countries are already moving from pledge to impact
Climate action can help tackle the complex and interconnectedness crises the world faces, including conflict and COVID-19.
Investing in natural infrastructure for a shared future for all life
‘Building a Shared Future for All Life’ is the theme of International Day for Biological Diversity 2022. It calls for recognition of the efficacy and cost effecti...
Civil society representatives from Cahul and Ungheni regions reunited in premiere in a joint Fair of Civic Initiatives, organised with EU support
Establishing a platform of dialogue and cooperation, as well as exchange of experience among the civil society representatives from Cahul and Ungheni regions, ben...
How digital can close the 'identity gap'
Nearly 1 billion people have no official proof of identity. Digital ID could play an important role in providing a legal form of ID that allows people to access k...
UNDP support the process of spending review in health sector to identify opportunities for rationalization
The Republic of Moldova is starting the process of spending review in health sector. The working group responsible for this exercise met today, 19 May 2022, in a ...
European Union supports entrepreneurs from both banks of the Nistru river
The European Union provides over €420,000 euro to support competitive businesses on both banks of the Nistru river, within the European Union “Confidence Building...
IDAHOBIT 2022 – Our Bodies, Our Lives, Our Rights (17 May)
The United Nations (UN) continues to work side-by-side with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, and queer (LGBTIQ+) people and our partners to drive fo...