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Measuring the Economic Impact of Violent Extremism Leading to Terrorism in Africa

This study provides primary research on the economic cost and impact of violent extremism by looking at the economic cost of violent extremism focusing on 18 African countries.  


Conflicting Identities: The Nexus between Masculinities, Femininities and Violent Extremism in Asia

This research is the result of a joint effort between UNDP and UN Women to better understand the relationship between violent extremism and gender power relations in South and South-East Asia,…  


UN transitions: Improving Security Council Practice in Mission Settings

This policy paper covers the role of the UN Security Council in mandating and overseeing UN transitions, typically as peace operations are drawn down or significantly reconfigured.  


Strengthening social cohesion: Conceptual framing and programming implications

This Guidance Note seeks to clarify the social cohesion conceptual framework and provide knowledge and practical guidance in assessing and designing effective programs/projects- identifying…  


In greater effectiveness, transparency and accountability

If you are in the business of advising governments on effective institutions, value for money and transparent elections, it’s always good to have your own house in order first  


Germany, UNDP-DPPA Joint Programme renew partnership

The Federal Republic of Germany, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and theUnited Nations Department of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs (DPPA) signed a new US$6.7 million partnership on…  


Artificial intelligence and policy innovation: New milestones for UNDP and Qatar partnership at 2019 Doha Forum

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the State of Qatar strengthen their partnership with new commitments made at this year’s Doha Forum.  


Meet the 16 x 16!

An initiative celebrates young leaders who highlight important issues in their communities.  


Ensuring sustainable solutions to combatting corruption

Learning from our work in the past decade, we have identified four key areas of interventions : SDG16 and anti-corruption; technology and innovation; business integrity; and social accountability.  


Tolerance but not inclusion

The study found that there are overall favourable attitudes towards LGBT people in Thailand and significant support for inclusive laws and policies, but also persistent experiences of stigma and…  

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