UNDP tops global index for international aid transparency for second consecutive year
Apr 12, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) remains the most transparent aid organisation in the world, according to a leading global ranking released today.
LAC: effective management of social conflicts will enhance democracy
Mar 31, 2016
The OAS-UNDP guide helps public officials and civil society organizations create prevention mechanisms and improve conflict resolution to avoid the escalation of violence that could threaten individuals, groups and democratic governance altogether.
UNDP Supports Costa Rica’s Pineapple Sector to Take Critical Steps Towards Sustainability
Mar 3, 2016
This was part of a new approach led by the Government and fostered by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) through the National Platform for Responsible Production and Trade of Pineapple.
UNDP at 50: Ministers from Latin America and the Caribbean share development experiences and commit to leave no one behind
Feb 26, 2016
Discussions highlighted the importance of addressing the multiple dimensions of sustainable development, with the social, environmental and economic realms being intrinsically connected.
UNDP at 50: An investment in UN’s key role in development
Feb 24, 2016
As it marks 50 years at the frontlines of international development, UNDP should be seen as an investment in the UN’s critical role in helping to build a world free of poverty and inequality.
UNDP at 50: World must step up to beat poverty by 2030
Feb 23, 2016
Meeting the Sustainable Development Goals is only possible with a broad coalition of leaders from government, civil society, multilaterals and the private sector, said Helen Clark.
UNDP at 50: Global Ministers meet to chart course for future
Feb 19, 2016
In 2016, UNDP will celebrate 50 years at the heart of international development. To mark the occasion, Ministers from across the world will meet in New York on February 24 to chart a course for the future of global development.
Colombia: The Government, the UN and the international community launch new fund for stabilization and post-conflict peacebuilding
Feb 17, 2016
The Fund will also support initiatives that improve access to justice, strengthen local government capacities, manage social conflicts and promote education for peace, focusing on the most conflict-affected areas while promoting community participation.
UNDP launches new guide to address cost-effectiveness in public funding for biodiversity conservation
Feb 12, 2016
The new tool stems from over one decade of support to national and local governments in Latin America and the Caribbean, strengthening the financial sustainability of PAS, prioritizing funding through central budgets.
UNDP concerned about Zika virus development impacts
Feb 2, 2016
UNDP stands ready to join an international response, led by the World Health Organization, to an outbreak of microcephaly and other severe neurological abnormalities, which may have been associated with the mosquito-borne Zika virus.