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International Financial Policies and 2030 Agenda Must be more Aligned to mobilise Financing and Reduce Systemic Risks, says UNDP Administrator at G20 Finance Meeting

“Economic growth, macroeconomic and financial stability are a means to an end, namely advancing sustainable development of nations and leaving no one behind,” UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner said…  

“Free, Fair, Credible” Election: Critical Milestone towards Economic Recovery

UNDP Administrator, Mr. Achim Steiner who is also Vice Chair of the UN Development Group has concluded his three-day visit to Zimbabwe today with a meeting with His Excellency President Emmerson…  

Financial inclusion & Economic Empowerment of Women

"Economic empowerment of women, especially Rural Women: lessons from the South”  

Meeting on Liberia

Peacebuilding Commission Ambassadorial Level meeting on Liberia  

International Women’s Day

“The Time is Now: Rural and Urban Activists Transforming Women’s Lives”  

Work for world development

We are ready to do remarkable things at UNDP and need the world’s top talent to be part of our new journey. We are building a new executive team with a focus on geographical balance, gender equity and…  

Syria Crisis: a Multipronged Approach to Increase Resilience

Statement of the UNDP Administrator to the Member States Briefing, Geneva  

EU, UNDP cooperation key to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals

Cooperation between the European Union (EU) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has a major role to play in fulfilling the Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development and ending poverty,…  

UNDP Administrator: Lebanon’s development under pressures due to the Syria Crisis

Achim Steiner, the Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), warns of pressures on Lebanon’s social services, infrastructure and jobs due to the impact of the Syria Crisis as…  

Governments of the Future

Leveraging Innovation and New Technologies for the 2030 Agenda  

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