Countries in Asia and the Pacific must build resilience to natural hazards and invest in social protection systems if the region is to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030.
Mongolia's Gorkhi-Terelj National Park has a fast expanding littering problem. Here's what we found out when we decided to design a 'nudge' to solve it.
Showcasing social enterprise models that aim to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, five winners were felicitated at the inaugural Asia Pacific Youth Co:Lab Summit in Bangkok.
Read UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner's official statement for International Women's Day, the annual celebration of women's empowerment and advocacy for gender equality.
Schools educate and often provide shelter in times of natural disasters. Teachers play crucial roles in preparing students and community members to act during emergencies.
Read our Deputy Regional Director Valerie Cliff's op-ed for the World Economic Forum.

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