Asia Pacific Human Development Report 2016
How Changing Demographics can Power Human Development

We believe that people are the wealth of nations and Asia-Pacific is home to more than half of all people – more than half of the world’s wealth. To make the most of this potential we need to think in decades, not years, and create policies suited to the demographic makeup of each country.

Featured Reports
Achieving Development Results in Asia and the Pacific 2013 - 2014

The report covers results achieved in 36 countries and territories in the Asia and Pacific region. It illustrates UNDP’s support to poverty reduction and conservation of natural resources, strengthening democratic governance, building resilience and responding to crisis.

 UNDP assisted people in strengthening livelihoods and empowering themselves.

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Empowering the Youth

UNDP and UNV are partnering to empower youth to deliver on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. The project would focus on youth participation in decision making, volunteering and innovation for sustainable development.

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Check out our Interactive Results Centre

This detailed interactive resource shows what UNDP is accomplishing in the Asia and Pacific region.

What We Do

UNDP partners with people at all levels of society to help build nations that can withstand crisis, and drive and sustain the kind of growth that improves the quality of life for everyone. UNDP in Asia and the Pacific delivers country and regional programmes in 36 countries through 24 UNDP Country Offices and the Regional Centre to help empower lives and build resilient nations.

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