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“We are determined to protect the planet from degradation, through sustainable consumption and production, sustainably managing its natural resources and taking urgent action on climate change, so that it can support the needs of the present and future generations.”  

- Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, 2015, A/RES/70/1

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Statement at the Annual Session of the Executive Board

Mozambique will host an International Pledging Conference to secure support for reconstruction…

Remarks by Asako Osai at the Sixth Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction, Geneva

Government representatives, development practitioners and humanitarian actors from around the world…

The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services launched a…

Remarks at Youth & Climate Session – Opening Segment

The 2015 earthquake in Nepal caused massive destruction to almost a million houses, and made more…

Faced with the ever-increasing global demand for renewable energy, two Andean communities in Peru…

What does the warming of our world really mean? A closer look at the cascading effects of climate…

UNDP's Cash for Work programme provides income and support to an Indonesian village ravaged by…

Five ways solar power can make universal healthcare a reality.

For Iddrisu, a farmer in Northern Ghana who had to walk 12 km daily just to get to his farm,…

Finding new solutions that point towards a sustainable future.

As the market for tobacco leaf gradually declines, innovative financing offers an opportunity to…

Our ecological meltdown is inextricably intertwined with many other crises.

How Peruvian weavers got back to work following disastrous floods.

Capturing the power of data to measure the SDGs.

How UNDP is working with countries to increase their resilience to disasters.

This report on Mozambique Cyclone Idai summarizes damage, loss and recovery needs across 16…

Risk-informed development is a risk-based decision process that enables understanding of multiple…

This publication highlights the growing impact of disasters on people, communities and economies

Through a series of case studies, the report provides a glimpse into the direction that countries…

This issue brief discusses how mine action programmes aim to limit, mitigate and ultimately abolish…

This brochure highlights the results, lessons learned, and human impact from selected GEF-funded…

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