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Coronavirus vs. inequality

How we’ll pay vastly different costs for the COVID-19 pandemic.  


For a lack of soap and clean water, disease flourishes

A call for leaders everywhere to provide safe water, sanitation and hygiene to all.  


In Tanzania, electricity and clean water comes from a box

Off Grid Boxes provide new opportunities in rural communities.  


Let's make sustainability a fashion statement

Fashion has become more affordable, and we have more of it. But the actual costs are much higher, and much more devastating than we realize.  


Mission 1.5 a game-changer

UNDP is responding to the most pressing issue we face as a species with what we hope will be the largest-ever global survey on climate change.  


Smart cities: Urban myth?

The 'Beautifying Sheger' initiative was launched to clean rivers and create public works in Addis Ababa.  


Put more eyes on the Goals

What we can do, in the ten years left, to promote the ambitious aims of the Sustainable Development Goals?  


Eyes on the Goals

Seven social influencers spotlight the role that digital and social media can play in achieving the Global Goals.  


UNDP launches Ocean Innovation Challenge

UNDP launches a new call to action— Ocean Innovation Challenge (OIC) to accelerate progress on SDG 14 targets. The OIC seeks innovations that are transferable, replicable and scalable. The Challenge…  


No development without safety for all

How the SDGs address violence against women.  

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