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Between glass ceilings and glass walls

Women's leadership in public institutions.  


Migrants essential to recovery of global development post COVID-19

As borders re-open slowly, a new UNDP report illustrates how governments can shape migration to benefit development and boost recovery. Legal pathways, cheaper remittances, guaranteeing women’s rights…  


Business and human rights, a global priority

Opening remarks delivered by Asako Okai at the virtual event: Business and Human Rights, A Global Priority.  


Measuring development progress beyond income

Celebrating 30 years of the Human Development Index.  


"We are a forgotten population."

Local organizations in Panama have continued to reach vulnerable groups during lockdown.  


Understanding digital nomads

Encouraging expatriates to live and work in Serbia.  


UN calls for comprehensive debt standstill in all developing countries

Poor and middle-income countries need bold new mechanisms to dig out of crushing debt, sharply worsened by the COVID-19 pandemic, with a focus on “green,” sustainable recovery, a senior UN official…  


International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

The theme of this year's International Day for the Eradication of Poverty - Acting together to achieve social and environment for all - is extremely pertinent in the era of COVID-19.  


In Costa Rica, rural women grow their own businesses

Working with organic agriculture and native stingless honey bee production.  

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