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"We were sitting on broken chairs."

Following conflict in Libya a vital free clinic gets up and running.  


Molding the potential of alabaster and clay

Small business grants enable Jamaican artists to expand their markets.  


Mapping the essentials for a dignified life

Looking at poverty from every angle.  


Disaster recovery for the disabled

How UNDP helped a visually-impaired man to recover from Nepal's 2015 earthquake.  


Inspiring the 'thermometer of society'

Young entrepreneurs in Burkina Faso get expert advice.  


The frightening impact of Yemen's war on children

Two new reports reveal how far back development is being pushed.  


Sustainable land management

UNDP employs a nexus approach to combatting land degradation and securing a sustainable future, promoting integrated solutions to address land degradation with climate crisis, inequality, migration…  


"Land as mother, forest as father, water as blood."

Winners of the 2019 Equator Prize honoured in New York.  


Supporting NGOs in the Muslim world; what Tadamon can offer

And why UNDP, the Islamic Development Bank, and Islamic Solidarity Fund are launching a programme to strengthen NGOs in 57 countries  


Kicking off Global Goals Weeks

The first-ever women’s activist football tournament is being held in New York City for the fourth year.  

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