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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…  


Strategies for Supporting Inclusive Innovation

This report draws on the insights from case studies across ASEAN countries to present concrete recommendations for policymakers in Asia-Pacific who are interested in developing a more coherent…  


Looking Out for Adolescents and Youth from Key Populations

This assessment in this report aims to explore and understand experiences and key contexts of HIV risk and prevention, and broader sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) for young people,…  


Mapping the essentials for a dignified life

Looking at poverty from every angle.  


No more 'make, take and dispose'

Promoting the benefits of a circular economy.  


Climate change in Asia and the Pacific. What's at stake?

Many Asia-Pacific nations are coping with climate change while at the same time trying to raise living standards.  


How data can protect wildlife

Celebrating a year of successes with the UN Biodiversity Lab.  


Youth Entrepreneurship in Asia and the Pacific 2019

This joint Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) and Youth Co:Lab report provides a snapshot of current youth entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial ecosystems in 10 economies in the Asia-Pacific…  

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