Read the latest Human Development Report 2021-22
GeoAI, a one-of-a-kind digital platform, is using artificial intelligence and space tech to identify air pollution hotspots in India.
A skilling programme in Gujarat, supported by UNDP, is preparing young job seekers, especially women, be future ready
Having suffered greatly during the pandemic years, India's handloom sector needs to be supported to protect livelihoods and safeguarding a world-famous but declining trade.
UNDP has worked in India since 1951 in almost all areas of human development, from systems and institutional strengthening to inclusive growth and sustainable livelihoods, as well as sustainable energy, environment and resilience. UNDP’s programmes continue to fully integrate a global vision for catalytic change with India’s national priorities.
Your donation to UNDP can make a difference to our planet and in the lives of the most vulnerable population. Individual donations enable us to project our long-term funding needs and better plan sustainable long-term solutions towards climate change, livelihood development and institutional strengthening.
Safai Sathis (waste pickers), who form the backbone of India’s waste management, risk their lives to keep our cities clean by managing and segregating all kinds of household waste including COVID-19 medical waste.
Support them to reduce the impact of waste and provide them with better health and living conditions.
Snow Leopards are one of the rarest big cat species that inhabit high altitude areas above 3,000 meters. Today, their survival is threatened by loss of habitat, climate change and global warming.
Support UNDP’s efforts to save these wild species in remote landscapes of India.
Water - the most important element that sustains all life, is still hard to find for many of the indigenous people living in hard-to-reach hilly terrains and forests of India.
Support UNDP’s work in training youth from indigenous tribal communities to become hydrologists who identify and map potential springs in their own and nearby habitations using a mobile application.
frontline workers trained
on COVID-19 vaccination
tonnes of CO2 emissions
across India empowered
to access social protection
on financial and
plastic waste processed
across 22 states
supported to continue
during the pandemic