UNDP AND IMPACT HUB ANNOUNCE FIVE INTERNATIONAL FINALISTS IN ACCELERATE 2030

UNDP and Impact Hub are excited to announce the five international finalists of their joint Accelerate2030 initiative; aimed at supporting impact-driven ventures that contribute towards the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

BLOG: Transforming garbage into social Impact in Colombia

Where others see rubbish, garbage and waste, the team at Diseclar see furniture. Thanks to an inventive manufacturing process they have been able to successfully turn waste materials into stylish furniture that can be used inside and outdoors.

Agenda 2030 - We have a plan!

Partners the United Nations Development Programme, United Nations Foundation, SDG Action Campaign and Project Everyone come together for the inaugural Global Goals Week UN Secretary-General, PGA, Special Adviser for the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, DPI and SDG Advocates including Forest Whitaker,...

DP-DHL and UNDP Hold Airport Disaster Preparedness Workshops in Bali and Lombok

Germany’s Deutsche Post DHL Group and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) are once again conducting their joint preventative training, known as Get Airports Ready for Disaster (GARD), from September 5 to 9 at Bali’s Ngurah Rai International Airport, Lombok International Airport and Selaparang...

UNDP and the Global Fund partner with Zimbabwe to strengthen HIV prevention and treatment services

New York - The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Global Fund strengthened their partnership with additional funding of US$ 143 million to help scale up the fight against HIV in Zimbabwe. HIV remains a major public health challenge in Zimbabwe with 1.4 million people living with HIV at the end of 2015....

100 Electric Vehicles "stamp" #1o5C at UN Gates for Climate Change Action!

“There is no reason why every car cannot already be electric, zero emissions and renewably powered,” says Louis Palmer, founder of the World Advanced Vehicle Expedition (WAVE). “Electric vehicles are here, they are here to stay, they’re fun, attractive and the obvious choice. They are the future.”