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UN study documents devastating impact of COVID-19 in Ukraine

The COVID-19 pandemic is pushing Ukraine towards its worst recession in decades—possibly a depression—with devastating consequences for its most vulnerable people, according to a broad UN assessment…  


Mounting a digital defence in the fight against coronavirus

A look at the way technology can meet the many challenges thrown up by a global pandemic.  


What's happening to the middle class in Eastern Europe?

A look at the trends in income disparity since the fall of the Berlin Wall.  


Thirty years after the fall of the Berlin Wall

Born in an age of uncertainty, young people in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Ukraine and Georgia reflect on patriotism, freedom and opportunity.  


Financing the Nexus - Gaps and opportunities from a field perspective

This study maps and analyses existing humanitarian and development funding flows and mechanisms in Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ukraine and Uganda, and…  


Thirty three years on, the Chernobyl region springs to life

Reclaiming traditional skills and learning new ones; UNDP is helping the businesses and artisans of Belarus rebuild their economy.  


How landmines hinder development

On International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action, a look at the way landmines further hold back already poor communities.  


Day of Persons with Disabilities

Administrator’s Statement on the International Day of Persons with Disabilities - 3 December  


Access to justice for all

Increasing access to justice not only strengthens the rule of law in a country but has a direct impact on an individual’s quality of life.  


Task Force Meeting on Chernobyl

Remarks at the United Nations Inter-Agency Task Force Meeting on Chernobyl  

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