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UNDP and UNDRR strengthen partnership to further integrate disaster risk reduction measures into country planning and decision-making processes

UNDP and UNDRR signed a joint partnership agreement to step up collaboration on three priority areas to accelerate the implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 and…  


UNDP Gender and Recovery Toolkit

This Toolkit on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in Crisis and Recovery Settings provides guidance on how to enable the leadership of women and girls while making sure that their specific needs…  


After Hurricane Dorian, engaging the private sector in recovery

Rebuilding infrastructure after a devastating Category Five hurricane.  


Gucci joins The Lion’s Share Fund to support wildlife conservation

Gucci, one of the world’s leading luxury fashion brands, has joined The Lion’s Share Fund, a unique initiative raising much-needed funds to tackle the crisis in nature, biodiversity and climate across…  


Supporting small businesses in earthquake recovery

In November 2019, Albania suffered a 6.4 magnitude earthquake, which killed 51 people and injured hundreds more.  


Decade of Action

UNDP is joining the SDG Decade of Action, a worldwide push to ensure all nations meet the 17 goals to end poverty, protect Earth and ensure everybody enjoys peace and prosperity.  


2019's top multimedia stories and blogs

Looking back on our most-read content.  


Nurturing the next generation of sustainable leaders

Two programmes that are addressing some of the challenges we face in achieving the ambitious targets of the 2030 Agenda.  


UNDP and FAO partner on agriculture and land-use planning to support developing countries in accelerating ambition on climate actions

The Government of Germany announced a €20 million trust fund for a joint collaboration between UNDP and the FAO that will support developing countries in building more effective agriculture and…  


Bearing witness to the scale of the climate crisis

In August 2019, I took part in a unique and tragic ceremony to mark the passing of the 700-year-old glacier Ok, northeast of Reykjavik, Iceland  

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