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"We were sitting on broken chairs."

Following conflict in Libya a vital free clinic gets up and running.  


Molding the potential of alabaster and clay

Small business grants enable Jamaican artists to increase their markets.  


Disaster recovery for the disabled

How UNDP helped a visually-impaired man to recover from Nepal's 2015 earthquake.  


A UN-wide effort to leave no one behind

How the CADRI partnerhip is helping countries invest in disaster risk reduction.  


Overcoming roadblocks to insurance, risk finance, and development

Recognizing the role of the insurance industry to protect and invest in development.  


How tsunami preparedness saved a rugby coach's life

Launching its #PrepareToWin initiative, UNDP supports countries in Asia Pacific with tsunami drills.  


What difference can a multinational make?

Examining the benefits of the inclusive business model.  


The enchanted places of Lake Titicaca

On the famed lake, the Chimu community works to make their floating community a booming tourist attraction.  


Reviving an ancient irrigation system to meet climate change

In the last decade Sri Lanka has been experiencing severe shifts in seasonal rainfall, increased floods and droughts.  


"Land as mother, forest as father, water as blood."

Winners of the 2019 Equator Prize honoured in New York.  

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