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Masked opportunities

When businesses are seeing dark days due to the COVID-19 pandemic, organizations in Nepal have been helping women make steady incomes.  


A tale of cities

Many are not equipped to respond to a crisis such as the COVID-19 pandemic.  


How can small islands reimagine tourism for a green recovery

The global travel ban has decimated many countries' economies.  



Between glass ceilings and glass walls

Women's leadership in public institutions.  


"We are a forgotten population."

Local organizations in Panama have continued to reach vulnerable groups during lockdown.  


In Costa Rica, rural women grow their own businesses

Working with organic agriculture and native stingless honey bee production.  


Walking for good

Beirut Walk for the Inclusion of People with Disabilities.  


UNDP Climate Security Nexus and Prevention of Violent Extremism

This policy brief explores initial lessons learnt from a climate security perspective of efforts to prevent violent extremism in politically and environmentally fragile contexts affected by climate…  


Azerbaijan leads for women in STEM

UNDP has joined forces with USAID to inspire the next generation of women and girls.  

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