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Responding to the Challenge of Non-Communicable Diseases

This issue brief provides policy makers with information on how UNDP is responding to the challenge of non-communicable diseases (NCDs).  


Bigger Change Faster - Integrated Development, Health and Environment Actions for a Sustainable Future

This report examines three large-scale sustainable development challenges for which cross-sector solutions are essential to accelerate and maximize progress towards the SDGs, the Paris Agreement, and…  


Universal Health Coverage for Sustainable Development - Issue Brief

Universal health coverage (UHC), central to better health and well-being for all, delivers gains across the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.  


How to stop deadly outbreaks of diseases like Ebola

Building resilient health systems is just as important as developing new technologies to address the health challenges faced by the world’s most vulnerable populations.  


Investment Case for Tobacco Control in Sri Lanka

This investment case report analyzes current social and economic burdens from tobacco use, costs and benefits of acting to reduce those burdens, and the return-on-investment.  


Investment Case for Tobacco Control in Georgia

This investment case report analyzes current social and economic burdens from tobacco use, costs and benefits of acting to reduce those burdens, and the return-on-investment.  


Investment Case for Tobacco Control in Cape Verde

This investment case report analyzes current social and economic burdens from tobacco use, costs and benefits of acting to reduce those burdens, and the return-on-investment.  


Investment Case for Tobacco Control in Madagascar

This investment case report analyzes current social and economic burdens from tobacco use, costs and benefits of acting to reduce those burdens, and the return-on-investment.  


From a TB patient to a health worker

Muhibullah is a tuberculosis (TB) survivor who has become a health worker after being cured of the illness (UNDP Afghanistan).  


Fighting HIV and injustice

Partnering with the Southern Africa Litigation Centre, UNDP and the Global Fund place justice at the centre of the HIV response.  

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