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Ending the dry season with sustainable water management

Communities in northern Ghana thrive with reliable irrigation and new income opportunities.  


Sahel, a region of opportunities

Harnessing potential, talent, and energy.  


Climate and health: finding common cause

Health humans require a healthy planet. Yet without urgent action, the climate crisis will undo decades of progress in global health.  


Boosting private investment in the SDGs

A Ugandan business survey highlights the progress and sustainable development opportunities of private investment in developing countries.  


Climate change reveals underlying threats to urban water

Using water crises to redesign water systems to stem inequalities and stop waste.  


On extinction, food, climate and inequality

Our ecological meltdown is inextricably intertwined with many other crises.  


Building equality on the roof of the world

A lack of running water has adversely affected the lives of women and girls in a remote mountain village in Pakistan.  


Indigenous communities: Advocates in providing clean water for all

Indigenous peoples remain disproportionately affected by water insecurity and they suffer frequent violations to their water rights.  


Stabilizing countries in crisis

UNDP has started a new generation of large-scale stabilization programmes, aiming at rapidly re-establishing basic services.  


Water gives-and threatens-life in Bhutan

For Phub Zem Doya who lives in the remote village of Singye in southwest Bhutan, water is precious, and not to be taken for granted.  

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