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Mapping the essentials for a dignified life

Looking at poverty from every angle.  


A UN-wide effort to leave no one behind

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


Inspiring the 'thermometer of society'

Young entrepreneurs in Burkina Faso get expert advice.  


Nigeria must lead on climate change

That climate change is the biggest threat facing humanity today is no longer in doubt.  


No more 'make, take and dispose'

Promoting the benefits of a circular economy.  


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

Winners of the 2019 Equator Prize honoured in New York.  



The true cost of discrimination

Punitive laws, policies and practices threaten the response to HIV and TB in Africa  


Government of Germany signed agreement with UNDP, commits over ten million euros towards the stabilization of Lake Chad Basin

Germany commits to strengthening stabilization interventions in targeted communities affected by the decade-long Boko Haram insurgency in the Lake Chad Basin.  


A new era for clean energy in Tanzania

Solar panels replace diesel generators at United Nations House in Dar es Salaam.  

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