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Switzerland partners with UNDP to support Eritrea youth

In December, SDC contributed $1 million to the UNDP youth employment and skills development programme in Eritrea (in total, they pledged more than…

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DPDHL Group and UNDP scale up airport disaster preparedness training in India

Get Airports Ready for Disaster (GARD) workshop will equip local airport operations experts from the Airports Authority of India (AAI) to conduct GARD workshops themselves.  


Nature for People, Planet, Prosperity and Peace

The loss of biodiversity and the collapse of ecosystems, coupled with extreme weather events and natural disasters not only pose a significant risk to human security but it is an overall risk…  


UNDP again ranked as one of world’s most transparent development aid organizations

The Aid Transparency Index, produced by the campaign for aid transparency Publish What You Fund, rated UNDP as the second most transparent aid organisation in the world, making it the highest rated UN…  


World Environment Day - 5 June 2018

Statement on World Environment Day - Theme: Beat Plastic Pollution  


Roundtable on sustainable development of Chinese enterprises abroad

UNDP is organizing a round table with a delegation of Chinese companies on May 23rd to discuss how Chinese ‘going global’ enterprises can contribute to the SDGs through sustainable and responsible…  


UN’s Health and Development Agencies Join Forces for Good Health for All

Today, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the World Health Organization (WHO) signed a five year Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to help support countries to achieve the…  


Supporting youth in Albania to enter the labor market through self-entrepreneurship

In March 2016, thanks to the Swiss cooperation, UNDP launched the Self-employment Programme targeting youth between 18 and 30 years old to strengthen entrepreneurial skills.  


International Women’s Day

“The Time is Now: Rural and Urban Activists Transforming Women’s Lives”  


US$70 million initiative to help Georgia adjust to climate change, thanks to Green Climate Fund and Swiss government

The seven-year programme received a $27 million grant from the Green Climate Fund (GCF), $38 million in co-finance from the Government of Georgia, and a $5 million grant from the Swiss Government.  

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