UNDP: Fastest Population Shift In History Means Make Or Break For Asia-PacificApr 25, 2016The report, entitled “Shaping the Future: How Changing Demographics Can Power Human Development”, notes that Asia-Pacific countries now have more working-aged people and fewer dependents than at any point in history, providing a springboard for growth. Region-wide, 68 percent of people are of working age and only 32 percent are dependents.
UNDP to Launch Report on People-Centered Development in Asia-PacificApr 13, 2016The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) announced today that it will launch its new human development report “Shaping the Future: How Changing Demographics Can Power Human Development,” on April 26 in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Corruption remains a major stumbling block for justice sector reforms: UNDPApr 8, 2016Corrupt judicial systems undermine reforms and are a major impediment to ensuring access to justice and human rights for ordinary citizens across the world, says a new report published by the United Nations Development Programme and U4 Anti-corruption Resource Centre on Friday.
Cyclone devastation calls for extraordinary partnershipsMar 15, 2016Responding to the Fiji Government's call for strengthened support from the private sector and with support of the European Union (EU), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in partnership with the Pacific Community (SPC) has facilitated an innovative partnership between the Ministry of Agriculture and Fiji’s telecommunications companies to use text messaging service to inform mobile phone users in affected areas.
United Nations Development Programme Appoints Hollywood Actress Michelle Yeoh as Goodwill AmbassadorMar 15, 2016The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today appointed award-winning action heroine Michelle Yeoh as its newest Goodwill Ambassador.
Finland renews support for UNDP’s work in strengthening democratic governance in MyanmarMar 11, 2016The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has received four million Euros (approximately USD 4.4 M) from the Government of Finland to support the agency’s work in Myanmar in the areas of democratic governance, local development and environmental sustainability.
Nauru community takes up Accountability roleMar 7, 2016Civil society leaders learn about social accountability and how communities can have a more genuine input and oversight into Nauru’s services, governance and accountability.
Philippines, UNDP to implement landmark program on climate actionMar 4, 2016The Climate Change Commission (CCC) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) signed today a partnership agreement for the “National Convergence Programme on Reducing Climate & Disaster Risks for a more Resilient and Sustainable Philippines”.
UNDP Assistance to Target Agriculture Extension OfficersMar 3, 2016The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), working through the food security cluster, are providing support through projects already ongoing on the ground. These include the DFAT-funded Pacific Risk Resilience Programme (PRRP), alongside other projects focussed on improving livelihoods at the community level.
UNDP at 50: An investment in UN’s key role in developmentFeb 24, 2016United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) should be seen as an investment in the UN’s critical role in helping to build a world free of poverty and inequality, said UNDP Administrator Helen Clark.
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- One of UNDP Pacific Office's flagship Programme, the Pacific Risk Resilience Programme (PRRP) is currently undergoing its Annual Workplan Meeting with national stakeholders. Part of the two day meet is also to address how various sectors can work together to reduce risks to natural disasters. 28 April AT 05:19 PM
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