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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.


Secondary impact modelling; long term learning from COVID-19

Using data to help countries plan, respond, and reduce risk.  


Mapping nature to create a global biodiversity framework

This year nature has shown that we have pushed the planet to its boundaries.  


COVID-19 ravages an already desperate Yemen

Yemen is the world’s worst humanitarian crisis. COVID-19 is ready to deliver a knock-out punch.  


Open- or closed-source?

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


The case for a universal basic income

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


Coming out of coronavirus with more compassion and resilience

Lessons and opportunities for India.  


The ocean and COVID-19

As we celebrate World Ocean Day, it is timely to reflect on the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic.  


After coronavirus; building a stronger, fairer India

The coronavirus COVID-19 has exposed, in the starkest way possible, non-inclusive and unsustainable growth in all countries.  


Coronavirus could mean millions go hungry

Linking the health and socio-economic response in Yemen.  


Addressing mental health during COVID-19

The toll coronavirus is exacting on psychological distress.  


Getting COVID-19 supplies to Serbia

With even the world’s most advanced economies experiencing a lack of medical supplies, the odds were against a small country.  


How clean energy can power a COVID-19 recovery

As nations prepare for the aftermath, there is a tremendous opportunity for a global reset. Ambitious green stimulus plans will help countries restore their economies.  


Breaking the silence; listening to LGBTI voices

The International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia under the theme "Breaking the Silence" reminds us all that the voices of the LGBTI community are routinely excluded.  


For a lack of soap and clean water, disease flourishes

A call for leaders everywhere to provide safe water, sanitation and hygiene to all.  


A chance for universal healthcare in sub-Saharan Africa

Coronavirus has given us more than a pause for thought on how our societies are constructed.  

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