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UN launches world’s biggest survey of public opinion on climate change

Mission 1.5 aims to give 20 million people around the world the opportunity to have their say on ways to limit climate change that they want to see adopted by government leaders.  


EIB, UNDP to increase their collaboration with 2020 Action Plan

The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) continue strengthening their cooperation, by signing a new action plan for 2020. The plan will intensify their…  


To answer growing social discontent, tackle new inequalities – UN report

Disparities in health, education and wages across Europe require new policies  


On Human Rights Day, EU and UNDP Sign Partnership Agreement to Address Human Rights Issues in Business Operations in Asia

The European Union (EU) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) signed a partnership agreement to jointly implement the four-year programme, “Business and Human Rights in Asia: Enabling…  


To answer global protests, tackle new inequalities: 2019 Human Development Report

The 2019 Human Development Report, entitled “Beyond income, beyond averages, beyond today: inequalities in human development in the 21st Century,” says that just as the gap in basic living standards…  



Despite dangers, majority of irregular migrants from Africa to Europe would still travel: UNDP report

Landmark study gives voice to irregular migrants, and reveals strong links between migration and development  


Prolonged conflict would make Yemen the poorest country in the world, UNDP study says

New UNDP report on Impact of War in Yemen shows that if conflict persists beyond 2019, the country will not meet any of SDGs until 2061 – 31 years after deadline.  


European Union, United Nations and partner countries support new framework for financing sustainable development

“Integrated National Financing Frameworks” (INFFs) will help countries assess the status of their finances, identify gaps and develop new financing strategies to help achieve the greatest possible…  

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