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Youth Vision: Their Present and Future

While many of the art pieces explore personal challenges and institutional gaps, each artist from the Maldives took the time and effort to express and share their story.  


Youth Vulnerability in the Maldives

The report presented comprehensive recommendations and policy priorities in the near term. It serves as tool for the government, development partners, academic institutions and civil society in our…  


Plastics and the Circular Economy: Community Solutions

This publication captures the experiences and lessons learned of the GEF Small Grants Programme, implemented by UNDP, on plastics management.  


Lessons for life: preparing students for tsunamis

In the past 100 years, 58 tsunamis have killed more than 260,000 people, higher than any other natural hazard.  


Remarks to the Security Council

Open debate on the maintenance of international peace and security: addressing the impacts of climate related disasters on international peace and security  


Innovative finance for the Maldives’ sustainable development

Graduating to middle-income status in 2011, how can the Maldives source its SDG finance? Islamic finance, blended finance and blue economy provide an opportunity  


UNDP Innovation Facility Year in Review

UNDP Innovation Facility case studies from over 25 countries on how innovation can make development more impactful.  


Tools of the trade

At UNDP, innovation goes beyond gadgets and gizmos. Here are some ways we’re putting cutting-edge technology and inspiring future thinking to work for human development.  


World Tsunami Awareness Day

Remarks at World Tsunami Awareness Day Reception  


Drones for social good

UNDP and the Government of Maldives experimented with using drones to help create 3D climate risk maps. The initial results are promising.  

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