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In Turkey, COVID-19 hits Syrian-owned businesses harder, study finds

The COVID-19 pandemic and government efforts to contain it have sorely strained businesses across Turkey, with Syrian entrepreneurs reporting the worst impact, according to a new assessment by…  

Earth Day and what climate action looks like during COVID-19

On the 50th anniversary of Earth Day we are also faced with a pandemic unprecedented in our lifetimes.  

Supporting refugees through development solutions

Using the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as our framework, we are working with our partners to prevent, end and resolve forced displacement.  

Mapping the essentials for a dignified life

Looking at poverty from every angle.  

"We had to start from scratch."

A Syrian refugee spots an opportunity to build a new life in Turkey.  

Women as Environmental Stewards - The Experience of the Small Grants Programme

This publication features women as environmental stewards in case studies about biodiversity conservation, climate change, land degradation, international waters and chemicals and waste management.  

UN Development Chief calls for deeper Turkey partnership

UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner today concluded his first country visit to Turkey during which he opened the UNDP flagship event the Istanbul Development Dialogues.  

Donors pledge US$7 billion for Syrians and neighbouring countries

Delegates to a conference co-hosted by the European Union and United Nations in Brussels has pledged some US$7 billion to reach 21.2 million people in Syria and neighbouring countries.  

How the Private Sector Can Align to the SDGs

How the Private Sector Can Align to the SDGs  

UNDP Innovation Facility Year in Review

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

UNDP Around the world