Programmes and Initiatives


Unique to the Asia-Pacific region, N-PEACE operates in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Nepal with the goal of increasing the role of women in conflict…  


UNDP in Asia and the Pacific, prioritizes youth participation in the implementation, monitoring and reporting of the Sustainable Development Goals, in line with the corporate UNDP Youth Strategy: (i)…  

Business and Human Rights

The United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, unanimously endorsed by the Human Rights Council in 2011, comprise a set of 31 principles directed at States and companies to…  

Project VR

UNDP Virtual Reality film 'Ground Beneath Her' is the story of 14-year-old Sabita, a blacksmith’s daughter, as she learns to balance the everyday duties of a fractured home with her own dreams for the…  

Being LGBTI in Asia and the Pacific

Being LGBTI in Asia is a regional programme supported by UNDP, the Swedish Embassy in Bangkok, USAID, the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, and Faith in Love Foundation (Hong Kong)…  


#ExtremeLives is a series of live video broadcasts on Facebook from countries across the region, covering on-the-ground stories of violent extremism.  


Tsunami Drills in Samoa schools, conducted bu UNDP and the Government of Japan.  


Tsunami drills in Bangladesh  

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