Our Stories

  • A new model of water management in El SalvadorA new model of water management in El SalvadorMore than 2,000 people benefited from awareness campaigns and participation in the management of water resources.

  • Adapting Cuban agriculture helps increase food securityDec 11, 2015Adapting Cuban agriculture helps increase food securityA Cuban project helps reduce the adverse effects of climate change and increasing food security through managing natural resources in a sustainable manner.

  • Attitude is the key to success for young MexicansAttitude is the key to success for young MexicansConstruye T is a joint initiative of the Undersecretary of Higher Secondary Education (SEMS) of Mexico and UNDP. It contributes to the development of the socio-emotional skills of high school youth through participatory programmes, training workshops for teachers and principals, and specialized materials.

  • Bolivia: On the way towards eliminating malariaBolivia: On the way towards eliminating malariaMalaria eradication programme targets an area accountable for 85% of the disease cases in Bolivia. The country plans to eradicate malaria by 2020.

  • Brazil eco-stoves empower indigenous womenBrazil eco-stoves empower indigenous womenWith new eco-stoves that retain heat longer and are easier to oversee, thousands of indigenous people in Brazil are able to lead healthier lives.

  • Broadening career opportunities in GuatemalaBroadening career opportunities in GuatemalaA UNDP -supported project aims to promote educational opportunities and facilitate the employment of young people from the most vulnerable sectors of Guatemala City .

  • Colombia participates in the peace processColombia participates in the peace processAs peace talks continue in Havana, UNDP is helping to ensure that the voices of Colombians are heard at the table.

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