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Taking the risk out of investing in wind power

In Belarus, UNDP smooths out some of the complexities of building wind farms.  


Antimicrobial resistance; an emerging crisis

An increasing number of infections are now untreatable--an estimated 214,000 newborns die every year from sepsis caused by antibiotic resistant bacteria.  


Launch of the Global Parliamentary Handbook on Women, Peace and Security

Members of parliament have an important role to play as peacebuilders.  


Protecting livelihoods and nature on Inle Lake

Changing direction on Myanmar's second largest lake, under threat from climate change and unsustainable farming.  


UNDP and World Zakat Forum launch new partnership to unlock zakat for the SDGs

The World Zakat Forum (WZF) and UNDP signed a three-year memorandum of understanding to help national and international partners leverage and align new sources of financing for the SDGs  


Climate leadership in one of the most challenging corners of the world

What the Arab States are doing to create a sustainable future.  


Making development co-operation more effective: How partner countries are promoting effective partnerships

This joint publication between the OECD and UNDP presents the results of the 2018 Monitoring Round of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation.  


Urbanizing Africa; avoiding pitfalls and embracing opportunities

Planning for a future where 1.2 billion Africans live in cities.  


Recovery takes root in Myanmar

Rice farmers recover from devastating floods.  


How can we all hear that the world is on fire?

How UNDP's Green Commodities Programme builds safe spaces to tackle climate change.  

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