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UNDP and partners assess progress and challenges for Caribbean recovery six months after massive hurricanes

Six months after two of the most powerful hurricanes recorded over the Atlantic wreaked havoc in the Caribbean, women and men in island countries like…

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SDG 16+ and the future we want

Closing Statement for the event: SDG 16+ and the future we want  

Disrupting status quo on climate change

UN Development Programme and Alliance of Small Island States welcome disruptors and innovators to UN Headquarters  

UAE and UNDP Sign Partnership to Advance Happiness and SDGs Globally

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) signed a partnership agreement today to strengthen their collaboration in support of countries wishing to enhance…  

UNDP announces new members of leadership team

UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner welcomes the announcement today of the Secretary-General’s new appointments to his senior leadership team.  

UNDP and KFW sign landmark agreements to strengthen partnership for the SDGs

UNDP and KfW, Germany’s national development bank, signed three landmark agreements to strengthen the effectiveness of their joint development efforts worldwide. The new Statement of Intent frames…  

UNDP and IRENA Join Forces to Advance Low-Carbon Energy Transition

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) announced a global partnership today to accelerate low-carbon energy transition and offer concrete…  

UN Development Programme Chief says Organization is 'Changing, Improving, Delivering'

the UN Development Programme today launched its annual report at a meeting of its Executive Board at UN Headquarters in New York City.  

Green Finance Solutions for Global Goals

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Scottish-Government backed Global Ethical Finance Initiative (GEFI), together with the New York Declaration on Forests Global Platform, gather…  

UNDP chief calls on business leaders to scale up work toward global goals

United Nations Development Programme Administrator Achim Steiner called on business leaders and investors to scale up efforts to advance the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), saying private sector…  

Call to Action: Be the 'Young Environmental Journalist'

The joint Swedish Environmental Protection Agency – UNDP Environmental Governance Programme (EGP) calls for 50 young volunteers to join the online campaign ‘Young Environmental Journalist’.  

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