Maternal mortality rate in remote parts of Sarawak requires attention, says report
Sep 15, 2011
More attention needs to be given to mothers in remote parts of Sarawak to improve the country’s maternal mortality rate, says the Millennium Development Goals (MDG) 2010 report.
UN Award 2011
Sep 13, 2011
The United Nations office in Malaysia is inviting the Malaysian public to nominate their choice candidates for the United Nations Person / Organization of the Year Award 2011 for the first time since its inception in 1998.
MINDEF receives vehicle from UNDP Malaysia to train UN peacekeepers
Aug 2, 2011
The Ministry of Defence, Malaysia (MINDEF), on behalf of the Malaysian Peacekeeping Training Centre (MPTC) received a left hand four wheel drive vehicle to train future United Nations peacekeepers under the ‘Capacity Building Support for Malaysia’s Role in Multidimensional Peacekeeping Training’ project.
History made as 600 students and their JCI Malaysia mentors spray paint 1,676m graffiti scroll
Aug 1, 2011
Lin Mui Kiang, who is the coodinator specialist of United Nations Unit in Malaysia, said the making of the graffiti scroll was in line with Malaysia’s aim of achieving its eight Millennium Development Goals of 2010.
Issues of Inequality and human development obstacles the focus during ASEAN Regional Policy Dialogue
Jul 28, 2011
The Policy Dialogue on Inequality and the Obstacles to Human Development in the Southeast Asia Region was held at the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies auditorium and officiated by Mr. Kamal Malhotra, Resident Representative, United Nations Development Programme for Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei Darussalam together with Ambassador K Kesavapany, Director, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies and Ms Rosalia Sciortino, Regional Director, International Research Development Centre, Singapore.
Rebeca Grynspan talks about the humanitarian crisis in Somalia with The Star news paper in Malaysia
Jul 24, 2011
The combination of drought, war and high food prices have brought the spectre of death across the Horn of Africa.
UNDP and MACA to Strengthen Institutional Capacity of OIC Anti-Corruption Officers
Sep 23, 2010
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Malaysian Anti Corruption Academy (MACA) are collaborating on a joint initiative to strengthen the understanding of relevant international anti-corruption instruments and conventions among selected Anti-Corruption Agencies (ACAs) in the 57 member states of the Organization of Islamic States (OIC).
UNDP co-sponsors upcoming World Cities Summit 2010 in Singapore
Jun 28, 2010
UNDP Malaysia is a co-sponsor for The World Cities Summit, a premier event that brings together leaders and policy makers with leading experts in their fields to identify innovative solutions to the most pressing challenges facing cities today.
Honda & UNDP Renews 4th year of Partnership and Commitment in Making Dreams a Reality for Malaysian Youths
Jan 7, 2010
Honda Malaysia Sdn Bhd in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Malaysia today announced the renewal of their pledge for the fourth year towards providing underprivileged youths in Malaysia a chance to pursue their dreams through education. The Honda Dreams Fund scholarship is now open for applications again to select 20 scholars for Honda Dreams Fund for the year 2010 beginning 7th January 2010.
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