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Climate adaptation: setting the stage for transformation

Incorporating the reality of climate change into nations' budgets.  


Harvesting water, cultivating hope

In Jamaica, students, unemployed young people, and prisoners on the road to rehabilitation are learning how to grow plenty of food in areas where water is scarce.  


Creating a market for sustainable cashmere

Connecting nomadic Mongolian goat herders to an international market.  


Protecting wildlife in Misiones, Argentina

Agricultural expansion encroaches on one of the world's largest remaining pristine forests.  


Investing in justice for women

Understanding and addressing the common problems women face.  


Developing a global 'immune response' to 21st century challenges

Investing in new ways of working in an interconnected world.  


Migration, displacement and the SDGs at the High Level Political Forum

With forced displacement at unprecedented numbers, more effective steps are needed to effectively tackle its causes and ramifications.  


Reducing inequalities

Reducing inequalities by promoting a just and inclusive transition with ambitious climate action  


Nazia learns to dream again

How a young woman has discovered hope through employment.  


Social innovators, leaders, and powerful forces for change

Throughout the Arab region UNDP’s rapidly-growing Youth Leadership Programme is helping young people to become positive change-makers.  

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