UN Development Programme Panda Champions for Global Goals Inaugurated
Jan 9, 2017
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today honoured 17 ‘Panda Champions for the Global Goals’ at a ceremony to appoint them as advocates for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) around the world.
UNDP Continues Global Discussions On Implementation Of National Climate Plans With Dialogue In The Pacific Islands
Dec 6, 2016
The dialogue, which is co-organized by the UN Development Programme (UNDP), the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Secretariat, and the UNDP/UNEP Global Support Programme (GSP) for National Communications and Biennial Update Reports funded by the Global Environment Facility (GEF), will convene government representatives from the Pacific region and international organizations involved in NDC implementation planning.
Young advocates join UN agencies to make ‘Case for Space’ in Asia-Pacific
Dec 2, 2016
Young people continue to face marginalization and discrimination in speaking out on national issues that affect them and their future and want to be treated as equal partners at the decision-making table, a joint statement released at the end of a three-day youth forum in Thailand noted.
Asia-Pacific countries eye domestic revenues for development in complex financial landscape: Report
Nov 30, 2016
An ever greater share of development financing in Asia and the Pacific is being raised by governments in the form of domestic revenues, as foreign assistance better known as ODA continues to decline, a new report published by the by the Asia-Pacific Development Effectiveness Facility (AP-DEF) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) revealed on Wednesday.
Asia-Pacific youth forum opens with calls for stronger voice and participation
Nov 30, 2016
The three-day forum is jointly hosted by UNDP, UNESCO, UNFPA, UNESCAP, Forum Asia and Restless Development, will feature sessions that map the landscape for key youth actors in the region, and will examine how youth can play a stronger role to help the region attain the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.
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- Michelle Yeoh Urges Asia-Pac Governments To Adopt Undp Gender Equality Seal Nov 24, 2016
- Businesses To Play Greater Role In New Development Era In Asia-Pacific, Says UNDP At Responsible Business Forum Nov 23, 2016
- Haoliang Xu: Plenary Address At The Responsible Business Forum Nov 23, 2016
- Ban Ki-moon: Message To Responsible Business Forum On Sustainable Development Nov 22, 2016