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Solutions Snapshot 16: Improving Access to Justice

Is it true that Malaysian courts are conservative in technology adaptation, as innovation is deemed to be abstract? In this issue of Solutions Snapshot, we explore the justice sector of Malaysia and…  


Launch of the 2020 Human Development Report in Malaysia

In conjunction with the global launch, UNDP Malaysia held the national launch of the 2020 Human Development Report on December 16, 2020 at the Marriott hotel, Putrajaya, with 190 member audience…  


2020 Human Development Report Released Today

Malaysia has scored a 0.810 in the Human Development Index (HDI) which puts the country in the very high human development category, or 62nd place out of 189 countries and territories.  


9 out of 10 youth in Malaysia are already taking individual action to address climate change

Change for Climate: National Youth Climate Change Survey reveals knowledge, attitudes and perceptions of youth towards climate change.  


Who are the poor and how are they poor?

In a webinar organised by UNDP Malaysia on the 23rd of September, Mr. Niloy Banerjee, Resident Representative UNDP Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei in his welcoming address lauded the government's move…  


Papa Pipi and UNDP team up to raise awareness about river and ocean conservation

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Malaysia, in collaboration with animation studio Monsta, has launched a new public service announcement campaign starring Monsta's popular…  


UNDP Malaysia contributes $202,000 to Malaysia’s COVID-19 Fund

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Malaysia contributed $202,000 to the Malaysian National Disaster Management Agency’s (NADMA) COVID-19 Fund. The funds were channelled towards…  


Refugees make more than 7,000 sets of PPE for medical frontliners

Refugee artisans in Kuala Lumpur contributed to making some 7,685 personal protection equipment (PPE) sets for frontliners in eight hospitals and clinics in Malaysia.  


Malaysians reconnect with local communities to survive pandemic

Although movement restrictions were relaxed about a month ago, lives and livelihoods remain affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.  


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