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Top UN economists warn of crises of our own making if global “megatrends” left unchecked

Five human made “megatrends” will continue to dominate and frustrate global efforts to put the world on a more sustainable and prosperous path, unless urgent policy interventions to influence them…  


People’s recovery must be prioritized over physical reconstruction in response to the Beirut port explosion, says UNDP report

Recovery efforts from the Beirut port explosion of 4 August must look beyond the reconstruction of buildings and infrastructure to ensure a people-centred response, according to a new UNDP report.  


UNDP Photoville exhibit shines a light on the far-reaching consequences of COVID-19

This year’s UNDP exhibit shines a spotlight on the COVID-19 pandemic’s effects as it sweeps over the rich and the poor—from the deserted streets of the mighty economic engine of New York City to the…  

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