Habitat III: UNDP launches Sustainable Urbanization Strategy

Urbanization represents a fundamental change in global development and requires a similarly fundamental response.

Green Climate Fund approves the first proposal to reduce emissions from deforestation and support forest conservation in Ecuador

The proposal elaborated by the Ecuador Ministry of Environment with the support of the UNDP REDD team consists of a grant of US$ 41.2 million to finance the implementation of Ecuador’s REDD+ action plan.

Donate now
Support hurricane recovery in Haiti

Hurricane Matthew struck Haiti on 4 October, causing widespread damage. 1.3 million people are affected and 750,000 need immediate assistance.

Supporting economic development and reaching the SDGs through impact investing

"How does Calvert Foundation support innovation and social entrepreneurship? Entrepreneurship and innovation are two of the most prevalent terms in the vocabulary of any impact investor, including us at Calvert Foundation – and for many of us, the reason why we get out of bed every morning."

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...

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.