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Major Players Join Forces to Place Sustainability at the Heart of Global Commodity Supply Chains
The Good Growth Partnership brings together major actors including governments and the private sector to enable sustainable agriculture and reduce deforestation. Read more
Game of Thrones star to bring Global Goals World Cup to Asia-Pacific
Winter is coming to Thailand. UNDP Goodwill Ambassador Nikolaj Coster-Waldau brings the Global Goals World Cup to Asia. Read more
Join us in Conversation with Noor Huda Ismail on our new series #ExtremeLives
Noor Huda Ismail from Indonesia, Director of the documentary 'Jihad Selfie' in conversation with journalist Anneliese McAuliffe on why people join terrorist groups and what happens when they return home.Read more
#90Drills | Not Just A School Drill
Where there are plans in place, a drill helps to test, nurture the awareness and provide opportunity to improve them based on the developed situation in the community. Where there is an absence of plans, a drill provides an opportunity to develop one.Read more
First Afghan pilot to fly solo around the world inspires Kabul schoolgirls
Shaesta Waiz, a professional Afghan-American pilot, has been flying solo around the world to promote Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) among girls.Read more
Equality, rural-urban transitions, sustainable infrastructure dominate Asia-Pacific development needs
400 million people in Asia-Pacific still live in extreme income poverty and face widening inequalities. Read more
10 Sustainable Development Solutions for Asia and the Pacific
10 projects that are transforming the course of development in the Asia-Pacific region.Read more

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