Amidst progress, extreme poverty and exclusion among some groups persist in Latin America and the Caribbean, Report finds
Mar 21, 2017
Development gaps for women, indigenous peoples, remote dwellers and other groups set to widen unless deep-rooted development barriers, including violence, discrimination and unequal political participation, are tackled.
UNDP and OECS provide skills training in ‘at risk’ communities
Mar 14, 2017
The community exercises provide residents with practical skills to think and act like successful persons through strategic planning for their future.
Helen Clark: Statement on International Women's Day
Mar 8, 2017
The time is now to resolve to clear away the barriers to gender equality in the world of work and all other spheres. The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development urges that no one be left behind. That means leaving no woman behind – anywhere.
UNDP promotes South-South cooperation on urban mass transit between Guatemala and Mexico
Mar 3, 2017
This exchange promotes SDG 17 - Partnerships to achieve goals, Target 17.6, which promotes or enhances North-South, South-South and triangular regional and international cooperation in science, technology and innovation.
EU and UNDP discuss ways to advance the development goals in the Caribbean
Feb 16, 2017
In the Caribbean, EU and UNDP work together on enhancing sustainable agriculture and food security and increasing resilience against natural disasters.
The Secretary-General welcomes the launch of formal peace talks between the Government of Colombia and the National Liberation Army (ELN)
Feb 10, 2017
The Secretary-General takes note of the commitment of the parties to listen to the voices of the communities affected by the conflict.
Equator Prize 2017 launches global search for nature-based solutions for local development
Feb 9, 2017
Each winning group will receive USD 10,000 and will be invited to participate in a series of national and global policy dialogues and special events during the United Nations General Assembly in New York, in September 2017, culminating in an award ceremony at the beginning of Climate Week and Global Goals Week.
UNDP names Panda Champions for Global Goals
Jan 6, 2017
The 17 winners – who come from 15 different countries – were chosen from hundreds of people who submitted videos about their favourite of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Appeal for Peace | António Guterres
Jan 1, 2017
I appeal to you all to join me in committing to peace, today and every day.
Cuba shares agricultural techniques with Fiji and Solomon Islands
Dec 28, 2016
Farmers from Fiji and the Solomon Islands traveled to Cuba to learn innovative farming techniques to promote and secure food security and environmental protection in their countries.