Although improving, countries in LAC still have a long way to go in achieving the rule of law
In the International Year of Indigenous Languages, Deyanira Mishari, an indigenous leader, highlights the importance of cultural diversity in Peru.
Global search for local nature-based solutions for climate and sustainable development
The Jamaican iguana, once thought extinct, and is now making a comeback with help from the Hope Zoo Iguana Head Start Initiative.
Using blockchain technology, UNDP, AltFinLab and Amsterdam’s FairChain Foundation are developing the world’s first blockchain shared-value chocolate.
Argentina finds in UNDP a key partner to protect the planet while improving people's lives
In Mexico working to preserve and protect the forests, so that they can reciprocally provide for local communities

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38%

of the population are considered vulnerable

80%

of the population lives in urban areas

37%

of all legislators and senior officials are female

40%

of the people in the region feel safe

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