UNDP Geneva and Impact Hub launch a joint initiative highlighting the role of innovation and entrepreneurship to accelerate the SDGs
Jul 25, 2016
UNDP and Impact Hub are joining forces to launch the #Accelerate2030 platform aimed at supporting and promoting the most promising impact-driven ventures across the globe
Heatwaves, Typhoons, Floods, Landslides:Researchers Detail the Rising Risks, Price of Disasters
Jul 19, 2016
Forum on Advancing Science and Technology in the Implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015–2030, hosted in Kuala Lumpur July 19 by UNU-IIGH and the UN Development Programme.
- UNDP and Global Initiatives to co-organise Responsible Business Forum on Sustainable Development 2016 Jul 18, 2016
Film star Michelle Yeoh kicks off UNDP’s panda cub-naming competition to promote Global Goals
Jun 4, 2016
The highlight of the initiative is a worldwide competition with a once-in-a-lifetime prize: the opportunity to name the two rare baby pandas.
- At the Precipice of Irreversible Climate Change Jun 4, 2016
- Big Ideas Competition for Sustainable Cities launches today in South East Asia May 2, 2016
Increasing productivity is key to revive economic growth and support the 2030 Agenda in Asia-Pacific, says UN
Apr 28, 2016
Launch of ESCAP 2016 in Kuala Lumpur
UNDP: Fastest Population Shift in History Means Make or Break for Asia-Pacific
Apr 26, 2016
Long-term planning now can bring unprecedented growth and tackle poverty, conflict and migration
- UNDP to Launch Report on People-Centered Development in Asia-Pacific Apr 14, 2016
Ring the Bell for Gender Equality
Mar 11, 2016
Thirty‐four stock exchanges worldwide are “Ringing the Bell for Gender Equality” from March 3‐11. Many exchanges will be ringing their market opening or closing bells today, March 8, to coincide with International Women’s Day. Over the course of the week, bells will ring from Egypt to Australia, from Cote d’Ivoire to Peru, from the USA to the South Pacific.