100 Days of UNDP Response: Western Nepal Earthquake
100 days have passed since the 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck Western Nepal, affecting Jajarkot, Rukum West and Salyan districts of Karnali Province on 3 Novembe...
Promoting Evidence-based Development Practices in Karnali through Project Information Management System
WHAT WE DO
UNDP is the UN's global development network, an organization advocating for change and connecting countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life. We are on the ground in some 170 countries and territories, working with them on their own solutions to global and national development challenges. As they develop local capacity, they draw on the people of UNDP and our wide range of partners. UNDP has been supporting the Nepalese people in their struggle against poverty since it opened an in-country office in 1963.
Nepalese improved their living standards and resilience through our support to create jobs and livelihoods opportunities.
Nepalese received free legal aid services
Nepalese in remote off-grid areas gained access to renewable energy.
people got their new homes with UNDP assisting construction of 31,500 quake-safe houses after the 2015 earthquake.
people received digital vaccine certification
vulnerable women received temporary cash transfers