Find our offices around the world

Get in touch, share your ideas, and discover how we can work together for a sustainable, just, and equitable future.

CURRENT SELECTION

UNDP Global

UNDP

News Centre

Featured

Syria Crisis: a Multipronged Approach to Increase Resilience

Statement of the UNDP Administrator to the Member States Briefing, Geneva

Latest speeches


Venice City Solutions 2030

Statement delivered by Haoliang Xu at the opening session of Venice City Solutions 2030- "Visualizing the 2030 Agenda in the City".  


Africa Futures Forum

The COVID-19 pandemic reminds us of the complex societal, governance and security linkages that underpin sustainable development.  


Women’s Entrepreneurship Day

Statement by Mirjana Spoljaric Egger on the occasion of Women's Entrepreneurship Day.  


UN Forum on Business and Human Rights

Statement delivered by Asako Okai at the 2020 Virtual UN Forum on Business and Human Rights  


Joint Statement, UNDP and UN Habitat on World Cities Day

The COVID-19 pandemic has shown us that change is possible overnight—if we want it. Public health affects all of us. Tackling COVID-19 requires solidarity and cooperation.  


Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Peacebuilding

Opening remarks by George Conway, Deputy Director of UNDP's Crisis Bureau on behalf of Asako Okai  


Business and human rights, a global priority

Opening remarks delivered by Asako Okai at the virtual event: Business and Human Rights, A Global Priority.  


International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

The theme of this year's International Day for the Eradication of Poverty - Acting together to achieve social and environment for all - is extremely pertinent in the era of COVID-19.  


Press statement by UN Development Programme Administrator Achim Steiner on the World Food Programme’s Nobel Peace Prize

On behalf of the United Nations Development Programme, I would like to congratulate the World Food Programme WFP on being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize today.  


Scaling up Climate Change Adaptation in Africa

Statement delivered by Haoliang Xu at the first Strategic Advisory Committee meeting to scale-up climate change adaptation in Africa via the 'Africa Adaptation Initiative'.