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Sustainable Investment – Impact in Asia

The book examines the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a driver of significant transformation in the arena of sustainable investment and also how private capital can complement…  


A Review of Multidimensional Poverty Index and Uses in Asia-Pacific

This report shares country experiences with multidimensional poverty measurement and the MPI in UNDP programme countries in Asia and the Pacific.  


Guidance Note: Leaving Poverty Behind

This guidance note introduces Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI), and how MPI can serve as a policy tool to address these. It also offers guidelines to foster the uses of multidimensional poverty…  


What are NDCs and why are they important?

Helping countries reach their Paris Agreement commitments.  


Five plans for carbon neutrality

A look at those taking the lead in setting bold goals to curb climate change.  


Climate adaptation: setting the stage for transformation

Incorporating the reality of climate change into nations' budgets.  


Addressing the root causes of inequality

The global response has not been ambitious enough to achieve inequality targets.  


Water gives-and threatens-life in Bhutan

For Phub Zem Doya who lives in the remote village of Singye in southwest Bhutan, water is precious, and not to be taken for granted.  


Keeping Bhutan carbon neutral

Climate change mitigation specialist Nawaraj Chhetri shares his experience in the Land of the Thunder Dragon  


National Adaptation Plan process in focus: Lessons from Bhutan

A brief on process and formulation of the National Adaptation Plan in Bhutan including lessons learned.  

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