The UNDP Transformation Series gathers progressive ideas and voices on achieving the 2030 Agenda through UNDP's Strategic Plan.Read more
Reflecting on ten years of Business Call to Action's mission to promote inclusive and sustainable businesses. Read more
How does the UN talk about climate change? Balancing positive and negative news and inspiring people to act. Read more
Belarus's '10-year challenge' shows a stunning comeback for the country's ancient wetlands. Read more
Now more than ever, global collaboration is essential to tackling the challenges we face to secure a sustainable future. Read more
From almsgiving to endowments and interest-free loans, how centuries-old Islamic ways of giving can tackle modern challenges. Read more
What do the SDGs and the digitalization of the world's financial systems have in common? More than you might think. Read more
The impact of humans on our planet is now so large that many scientists are declaring a new phase of history. Read more
From innovation, to AI, to plain old repurposing, UNDP in 2018 showcased the many ways in which we're leading the charge towards a sustainable future. Read more
Women are particularly vulnerable to environmental-related violence; those who peacefully defend their rights should not be persecuted for doing so.
A sustainable development that meets the needs of the present and the future, while opening opportunities for new activities as energy Read more
Required investments for climate actions far exceed those committed by developed countries to developing countries and require significant levels of private finance Read more
Indigenous peoples and local communities can be an agent for change. UNDP works to bring their voices and knowledge to the main stage Read more
Growing fragility of land, water and other ecosystems deepens social vulnerability across the Middle East. Solutions for biodiversity can support crisis prevention and recovery. Read more
A comprehensive approach to green finance can help combat a variety of strategic issues - from energy, to biodiversity loss and water depletion.
Wildlife population declined 60% in just over 40 years. It is high time for finance leaders to join the fight to protect nature