For every dollar pledged to tackle climate crisis for world’s poor, four dollars are spent on fossil fuel subsidies that keep the climate crisis alive according to new UNDP research
By sheer numbers alone India’s achievement in the effort to control the Covid-19 pandemic is mind-boggling.
Afghanistan’s nominal GDP is likely to contract by 20 percent within a year, according to a new socioeconomic report by UNDP.
As we look ahead to 2022, which will inevitably be yet another challenging one, we remain deeply committed and prepared to respond to the call of Bhutan’s fast-evolving development needs and priorities.
This is the first of 'Tsunami Story Books', a series of illustrated real-life stories from the Asia-Pacific for children.
Urban poverty in Myanmar will triple under the combined threat of the COVID-19 pandemic and the ongoing political crisis, a new survey from UNDP finds.
At the COP26, the United Kingdom announced £274 million for a new Climate Action for a Resilient Asia (CARA) programme.

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