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UNDP takes next step in harnessing power of digital with online global dialogue

To spearhead the conversation on the breakthrough digital ideas that could exponentially help in fulfilling the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, UNDP today launched a global interactive…  


Dushanbe Regional Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction

Statement by Asako Okai, UN ASG and Director of UNDP's Crisis Bureau at the Regional Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction and implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction…  


UNDP and Mozambique Government launch post disaster recovery facility for Cyclones Idai and Kenneth

UNDP and the Government of Mozambique today formally signed an agreement for UNDP Recovery Facility that will help fast track recovery and build resilience following the devastation unleashed by…  


UNDP to promote dynamic partnerships at TICAD7 to advance sustainable development in Africa

UNDP will engage multi-stakeholders in different dialogues at the 7th Tokyo International Conference on African Development .  


Changing how we treat land “vital” in fight against climate change – UN development chief reacts to new climate report

The UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner today joined international climate experts in calling for action following the release of a UN report on the devastating impacts of current land use practices on…  


UNDP and Samsung unveil Global Goals partnership

Global tech giant and UNDP launch new app and accessories in bid to ramp up awareness of the Sustainable Development Goals  


2019 Social Good Summit celebrates decade of activism, tackles top issue of our time — climate change

The 10th annual Social Good Summit will celebrate a decade of activism this coming September 22 in New York, focusing on the catastrophic threat of climate change.  


UN Development Programme Administrator Achim Steiner Official Mission to Yemen

UNDP’s Administrator, Mr. Achim Steiner has returned from a five-day visit to Yemen where he traveled to Aden, Sana’a, and Hodeidah, to meet with communities, officials, and members of the United…  


Mission to Yemen

Statement - Mission to Yemen  


UNDP and OPHI launch Handbook on Building National Multidimensional Poverty Index

UN Development Programme (UNDP) and Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI) today jointly launched a Handbook – ‘How to Build a National Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI): Using the…  

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