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26 Apr 2015
Even as the UN Development Programme strives to support the Government of Nepal in assessing and responding to the damage caused by the earthquake, there is no question about the widespread loss of life and damage to infrastructure across the country, including in the capital Kathmandu.
23 Apr 2015
The 2015 second issue of the newsletter covers events and activities across the region on macroeconomics issues from a gender perspective. Download a copy to read about: government statisticians agreed on a regional core set of gender indicators; expert panel discussion ‘From Gender Statistics to Gender Equality Policy’ and more…
19 Apr 2015
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) film Saving our Tuna won the prestigious Gold Remi Award in the documentary category last weekend, at the 48th Annual Worldfest International Film Festival, the oldest independent film festival in the world.
16 Apr 2015
Government of Samoa and UNDP initiate activities for a “whole-of-government” response to climate change
Representatives from all line ministries of Samoa, civil society organizations and development partners participated in an all-stakeholder meeting to officially launch a new initiative aimed to address climate change in all economic sectors of Samoa.
14 Apr 2015
Almost one month after Cyclone Pam came through the archipelago of Vanuatu, the Government-‐led response is in urgent need of funding to continue basic humanitarian relief efforts such as food, safe drinking water and shelter.
12 Apr 2015
Indonesia launches a platform for philanthropic partnerships to combat poverty and promote sustainable development
he top players of the philanthropic world in Indonesia gathered on Monday to discuss actions to combat poverty and promote sustainable development goals with the United Nations and the Government of Indonesia. Coordinating Minister for Human Development and Culture, Puan Maharani opened the “Post-2015 Partnership Platform for Philanthropy” gathering in Jakarta.
08 Apr 2015
A landmark regional dialogue convened by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Bangkok in February 2015 provided a unique platform for advancing the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people. Now you can watch in full the five opening speeches at the three-day Regional Dialogue on LGBTI Human Rights and Health in Asia-Pacific.
07 Apr 2015
An East-Asia Sub-Regional Cluster Meeting in Bangkok 1-2 April 2015 brought together RCs/RRs from the sub-region for a peer-to-peer exchange on topics of common interest.
07 Apr 2015
Women, people with disabilities, the elderly, children, and other vulnerable groups will be priority considerations in Tonga’s future climate and disaster risk actions.
04 Apr 2015
Mr. Haoliang Xu, United Nations Assistant Secretary-General, Chair, United Nations Development Group Asia-Pacific and UNDP Assistant Administrator & Director, Regional Bureau for Asia and the Pacific arrived in the island this evening for a six day visit.
30 Mar 2015
Tropical Cyclone Pam swept through the archipelago of Vanuatu on 13 March 2015, wiping out homes and infrastructure, destroying the electricity network and razing crops in the mainly agricultural country. The Humanitarian Coordinator for Vanuatu, Ms Osnat Lubrani, visited Tafea Province on Saturday to see the effect of the cyclone on a vulnerable population.
27 Mar 2015
Remote island communities in Fiji’s Yasawa Islands will be better prepared to have food supplies in times of disaster, even if their crops are destroyed.
25 Mar 2015
Stronger together: A look back at the Regional Dialogue on LGBTI Human Rights and Health in Asia-Pacific
Some 200 participants from over 30 countries gathered for the #BeingLGBTI in Asia Regional Dialogue on #LGBTI Human Rights and Health in Asia-Pacific, including civil society, people living with disabilities, government and human rights experts, the private sector, and development partners. The three-day Dialogue was held at the UN Conference Centre, Bangkok, 25-27 February 2015.
24 Mar 2015
A new global disaster risk governance study has identified the Pacific as a priority area.
24 Mar 2015
The Vanuatu government, along with the UN and other development partners, launched a Flash Appeal today for financial aid to help people and communities devastated by Cyclone Pam.
13 Mar 2015
UNDP Administrator Helen Clark and WFP Executive Director Ertharin Cousin Discuss Development and Humanitarian Needs in Myanmar
YANGON - United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark and World Food Programme (WFP) Executive Director Ertharin Cousin met with government officials in Nay Pyi Taw, and visited Sittwe, in Rakhine State, on a two-day visit to Myanmar this week.
12 Mar 2015
The Parliamentary Learning Centre which we are opening today was established in response to the vision of both houses of Parliament to build ‘a world class centre that enhances the capacity of MPs and staff’.
11 Mar 2015
UNDP/UNEP launch new capacity development programme for climate change negotiators from least developed countries
The UN Development Programme (UNDP) and the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) jointly launched a new global support programme today to assist Least Developed Countries (LDCs) in strategically engaging in intergovernmental climate change negotiation processes.
11 Mar 2015
Civil society organizations, key government stakeholders and technical experts, participated today in discussions on the post-2015 development agenda and the role civil society plays in meeting the objectives of this new development agenda.
09 Mar 2015
Residents of Tonga’s ’Eua Island are taking a hands-on approach to constructing world-class community projects that consider the potential impacts of climate change and disasters.
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