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Six years after Sinjar massacre, support is needed for returning Yazidis

Up to 200,000 remain displaced. Some still face harsh conditions on Mount Sinjar.  


Open- or closed-source?

Exploring the role that digital can play in fighting COVID-19.  


New skills for Sri Lankans recovering from conflict

UNDP programme focuses on teaching employable skills and business development.  


The case for a universal basic income

It's time to add a new element to the policy packages that governments are introducing.  


Coming out of coronavirus with more compassion and resilience

Lessons and opportunities for India.  


Drought, rising temperatures, and extreme weather pose risks to Lesotho

How a mountain kingdom is adapting to a changing reality.  


Gender lens essential to addressing linked climate change and security crises, urges joint UN report

A new report – Gender, Climate & Security: Sustaining Inclusive Peace on the Frontlines of Climate Change – by the UN Environment Programme (UNEP), UN Women, the UN Development Programme (UNDP), and…  


Gender, Climate and Security

Grounded in a series of case studies from research and programming experience, this report offers a comprehensive framework for understanding how gender, climate and security are inextricably linked.  


The ocean and COVID-19

As we celebrate World Ocean Day, it is timely to reflect on the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic.  


Transforming food and agriculture

Creating food security while fighting climate change.  

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