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UNDP Transformation Series

The UNDP Transformation Series gathers progressive ideas and voices on achieving the 2030 Agenda through UNDP's Strategic Plan.


Open- or closed-source?

Exploring the role that digital can play in fighting COVID-19.  


Have your say: Take part in strengthening UNDP’s SDG Impact Standards

How investors and companies can target their activities and measure their impact.  


The choices we make will determine the future of the Maldives

While attention is focused on the coronavirus COVID-19, we must not forget the damage being wrought by climate change.  


Building back greener in Africa

African leaders highlight the opportunity for a triple dividend; reduced risk, increased resilience, and strengthened recovery.  


COVID-19 is a call to re-write the contract between people and planet

SDG Integration is how we can make it happen.  


What does coronavirus mean for women

While the COVID-19 crisis affects everyone, women and girls face additional risks.  


UNDP and Samsung fighting COVID-19

Successful partnership marks first anniversary.  


The case for a universal basic income

It's time to add a new element to the policy packages that governments are introducing.  


In a region with no COVID-19 cases, the pain is still felt

A tiny corner of the South Pacific struggles with the massive economic fallout of COVID-19.  


Rethinking the food we eat

How the COVID-19 pandemic can change food supply for the better.  


COVID-19, collective action and the SDGs

Racism is a public health emergency, and hinders sustainable development.  


Rule of law and sustaining peace in times of COVID-19

The Global Focal Point for the Rule of Law provides a powerful tool to address deficits in countries in conflict and fragile settings.  


Facing down injustice in the age of a pandemic

Securing the social contract through accountability, trust and inclusion.  


Business continuity insurance; a missing link in global protection

Creating a safety net for billions of the world's small business owners.  


Protecting young startups during COVID-19

Seventy two percent of young people think corruption is holding back their country.  

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