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UNDP and the French Development Agency renew their partnership on climate change and SDGsSep 27, 2015The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and l’Agence Française de Développement (AFD), the French Development Agency, have pledged to work more closely together to speed up progress towards the achievement of the new global development agenda.
Geneva raised its #GlobalGoals Flag and aligns with 2030 Agenda for Sustainable DevelopmentSep 25, 2015UNDP Geneva, as part of our contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), raised a beautiful flag composed of the 17 pictograms representing the goals framing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development on September 25th.
Without credible elections, peacebuilding activities cannot take placeSep 3, 2015Credible and inclusive elections are at the core of UNDP’s electoral assistance and a main strategy in the UN’s efforts to prevent electoral violence and conflict, a UNDP Executive Board Side Event heard today.
Burkina Faso prepares for transition elections Aug 27, 2015Burkina Faso is preparing for elections that will mark the end of the political transition that followed the uprisings of October 2014, and that could serve as a critical step in the country’s return to political stability and development.
Guinea Bissau offers free malaria testing and treatment to the publicAug 19, 2015Bissau-Guineans now have access to free malaria testing and treatment in public health facilities through a ground-breaking partnership between the Guinea Bissau government, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (Global Fund) and other development partners.
Rural communities of Nicaragua unite for waterAug 12, 2015To strengthen local capacity, over 2,000 people - including farmers, technical institutions and municipal authorities, university professors, journalists and religious leaders - were trained in risk management, resilience, causes of climate change, and adaptation measures.
Nicaragua: Electricity empowers rural communitiesAug 11, 2015Maribel Ubeda is among the 4,400 families from eight rural communities in Nicaragua who gained access to electricity when a new 300 kilowatt micro-hydropower plant was inaugurated by local authorities in her village.
Guarding against disaster: GARD prepares airports for crisisJul 29, 2015In the wake of a disaster, airports play a dual role, both as refuge and transit points for critical humanitarian relief. The logistics behind balancing these two tasks is the aim of the Getting Airports Ready for Disaster initiative, pioneered by the United Nations. But how does the risk prevention scheme work and what can airports do to effectively prepare for crisis?
Redrawing the map: UNDP helps coordinate territorial reform in AlbaniaJul 28, 2015About STAR project and Switzerland's recent employment cooperation in Albania.
Ambassador Paul Seger on priorities of Swiss development cooperationJun 29, 2015Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the United Nations Paul Seger explains relationships between UNDP and Switzerland and their joint interest for development.