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Half the World: The Many Faces of Social Protection

This event will highlight efforts to address the socio-economic impact of COVID-19, with a focus on protecting people, targeting the poorest and most vulnerable, and the SDGs as our compass.  




Judicial Integrity Network in ASEAN Webinars Series

Promoting the rule of law and ensuring equal access to justice for all are some key targets of SDG 16 on peace, justice and strong institutions. Hence, to bring about holistic development, it…  


Justice in Times of COVID-19

The objective of the webinar is to provide space for peer exchange and learning among members of the Judicial Integrity Network in ASEAN in these challenging times. Join us for a discussion with…  


Announcing the YouTube Creators for Change Ambassadors 2020

Representing over 12 million subscribers, the newly chosen Creators for Change Ambassadors are expected to make big waves across social media this year.  


Business Integrity Meeting

In order to drive socio-economic growth, facilitate domestic and cross-border trade, and mitigate the effects of climate change, countries in the Asia-Pacific region are investing heavily in large…  


1st South-East Asia Inter-Parliamentary Meeting on the Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals

Maximizing the use of tools at the disposal of parliamentarians to ensure that no-one is left behind in the design and implementation of actions to achieve the 2030 Agenda  


High-Level Seminar on Increasing transparency and integrity in Public Procurement in the context of the SDGs

The High-level Seminar brings together senior practitioners from public procurement oversight bodies, anti-corruption agencies, national audit offices, as well as civil society representatives and key…  


The Future of Leadership is Gender Equal

UNDP is hosting its first private sector-focused dialogue on the critical issue of women's leadership position in the private sector from 29-30 August 2019 in Bangkok, Thailand. It aims to deliberate…  

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