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International community pledges €1.15 billion to support Albania post-earthquake

The international community has pledged more than a billion euros (US$ 1.25 billion) to help Albania recover from the devastating November 2019 earthquake in a conference organized by the European…  


EIB, UNDP to increase their collaboration with 2020 Action Plan

The European Investment Bank and UNDP continue strengthening their cooperation, by signing a new action plan for 2020.  


UN launches world’s biggest survey of public opinion on climate change

Celebrities and youth activists met today with UN officials, governments and civil society to launch Mission 1.5, a campaign that aims to bridge the gap between people and governments on ambitious…  



Gucci joins The Lion’s Share Fund to support wildlife conservation

Gucci, one of the world’s leading luxury fashion brands, has joined The Lion’s Share Fund, a unique initiative raising much-needed funds to tackle the crisis in nature, biodiversity and climate across…  


Millions tap on the Global Goals App

The Samsung Global Goals app is one of the many unique ways that UNDP is reaching people where they spend their time, so that they can spend it for good  


First Regular Session of the UNDP Executive Board

I welcome you to this first regular session of the UNDP Executive Board in 2020  


UNDP welcomes renewed Sweden commitment

UNDP welcomes the Government of Sweden’s decision to enter into a new multi-year core funding agreement.  


UNDP at the 10th World Urban Forum

The 10th World Urban Forum (WUF), the largest global urban conference happening in Abu Dhabi, UAE from 8-13 February 2020 takes into account some key actions towards addressing the challenges for…  


UNDP Administrator: 2020 is once in a lifetime opportunity to support Sudan

The international community must immediately boost its support to Sudan to accelerate its transition to civilian rule, said Achim Steiner, the head of UNDP.  

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