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In Tanzania, electricity and clean water comes from a box

Off Grid Boxes provide new opportunities in rural communities.  


Light, life, and peace in Libya

The recent Berlin Summit has opened a new window of opportunity to build a peaceful and inclusive state.  


Encouraging Household Electricity Conservation in Chisinau, Moldova

The collaborators developed and tested two behaviorally informed letters that encouraged households in Chisinau to save electricity.  


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.  


Frugal innovation offers an opportunity to democratize electricity

How a remote Vanuatu island is revolutionizing solar energy.  


Em[powered] island communities lead energy innovation

In many island countries, only a small percentage of electricity comes from renewable sources. A look at three nations that are changing that.  


Powering change in Vanuatu

A tiny South Pacific island gets a new lease on life with solar energy.  


Hydro power boosts development in the DR Congo

Rural electrification helps tackle instability and provides livelihoods  


No development without safety for all

How the SDGs address violence against women.  


Taking the risk out of investing in wind power

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

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