UN celebrates 67th Anniversary
Oct 24, 2012
The Malaysian Bar Council was today conferred with the United Nations (UN) Malaysia Award, during ceremonies marking the UN’s 67th anniversary.
Singapore and UNDP Enter A New Era of Cooperation –Establish Global Centre for Innovation and Research in Public Service
Sep 25, 2012
The Government of Singapore and the United Nations Development Programme signed an agreement today establishing a Global Centre for Public Service Excellence in Singapore dedicated to policy research and the global exchange of knowledge and information on public service policies, strategies and institutions.
HIV and the Law: Risks, Rights and Health report
Jul 9, 2012
Independent high-level commission finds that an epidemic of bad laws and human rights abuses is stifling the global AIDS response
Large slums, rising emissions pose double threat to Asia-Pacific cities
Jul 3, 2012
Decisive action in Asia-Pacific cities to help the urban poor adapt to climate change while reducing greenhouse gas emissions will shape the future of cities in the region, according to experts at the World Cities Summit in Singapore.
- UNDP and Singapore to Establish Global Centre for Public Service Excellence Jul 2, 2012
ROLE OF CHAMBER OF COMMERCES AND INDUSTRIES VITAL IN SME DEVELOPMENT
Jun 6, 2012
Chambers of Commerce and Industries (CCIs) are urged to play a vital and pivotal role in the development of Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs) by solidifying their position as intermediaries between the public and private sectors.
Celebrities join UNDP video spot on sustainable development
Jun 6, 2012
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launched today a video spot “The Future We Want” which uses voices of Spanish actor Antonio Banderas, French actor Lambert Wilson, Brazilian football star Marta Vieira da Silva and Italian actress Laura Morante, to explain what sustainable development is to mainstream audiences.
UNDP Goodwill Ambassador Antonio Banderas invites people to join the global conversation on Rio+20
May 22, 2012
World renowned Spanish actor and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Goodwill Ambassador Antonio Banderas today launched a public service announcement aiming at inviting people to join the global conversation alongside the 2012 UN Conference on Sustainable Development “Rio+20”.
Helen Clark - S'pore lauded for efforts to fight graft
Mar 14, 2012
SINGAPORE'S exemplary efforts in fighting corruption to build an effective public administration are something which many countries can learn from, said Ms Helen Clark, administrator of the United Nations (UN) Development Programme.
UNDP administrator to visit S'pore next week
Mar 9, 2012
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark will be in Singapore next week to explore areas of future collaboration.