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Addressing climate-related security risks through concrete action

Statement delivered by Asako Okai, UN ASG and Director of UNDP's Crisis Bureau at the 74th UN GA side event.  

Government of Germany signed agreement with UNDP, commits over ten million euros towards the stabilization of Lake Chad Basin

Germany commits to strengthening stabilization interventions in targeted communities affected by the decade-long Boko Haram insurgency in the Lake Chad Basin.  

Game of Thrones star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau travels to the Amazon with UNDP to discover the real story behind the fires

Game of Thrones star and UNDP Goodwill Ambassador Nikolaj Coster-Waldau has just returned from a fact-finding journey to Peru, where he traveled deep into the jungles of the Amazon with the UN agency…  

Nature’s Climate Hub events at the UN Climate Week

At what might be the most high-profile summit on climate change since the 2015 UN conference that led to the Paris Agreement, nature will play a central role as a lead theme and one of the key six…  

UNDP Climate Summit Flagship Event: Global NDC Outlook Launch & Climate Promise Event

UNDP Flagship Climate Promise Event  

Vulnerable developing countries lead world on climate ambition: UN report

Developing countries are leading the world in responding to climate change, according to a new report launched today which calls for bold, urgent action to limit the impacts of global warming.  

Tax Inspectors Without Borders to release its Annual Report 2018/19 on Tuesday 24 September

Tax Inspectors Without Borders - a joint initiative of the OECD and UNDP – will release its Annual Report 2018/19 on Tuesday, 24 September 2019.  

Equator Prize at UN Climate Summit highlights indigenous and local solutions

This year’s Equator Prize Award Ceremony will honor 22 outstanding indigenous and local groups from 16 countries, each showcasing innovative, nature-based solutions for tackling climate change,…  

The Digital Future of Development

UNDP is pleased to invite you and your guests to our high-level event 'The Digital Future of Development', to explore digital transformation as a sustainable development pathway.  

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