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New UNDP-Switzerland agreement to boost crisis prevention and recovery efforts

The grant will contribute to UNDP’s work to address the drivers of insecurity and instability; improve access by disadvantaged groups to justice…

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UNDP Strategic Plan 2022-2025

This new Strategic Plan 2022-2025 describes how UNDP intends to work together with our partners to deliver what’s required of us in these extraordinary times.  

UNDP launches Sahel Offer, seeking largest joint commitment to regenerate the region

UNDP’s Sahel Offer – A Regeneration – is a $3.6 billion programme for what will transform and sustain prosperity in the Sahel.  

Statement by the UNDP Administrator: Human Rights Day 2021, 10 December

The unprecedented threat of the COVID-19 pandemic is prompting many countries to limit human rights.  

Gender Lens Initiative for Switzerland awards our GSIV finalist Powerstove with the GLIS Prize

The SDG Finance Geneva Summit warmly congratulates Okey Esse for receiving the Gender Lens Initiative for Switzerland Prize for its contribution to improving Gender Equality and Women Empowerment  

BigFintechs and new governance models in developing countries

BigFintechs could make bold social & environmental contributions in developing countries but only if new governance models are adopted, says a new UNDP/UNCDF study  


Find more about the agenda of our Dec. 2 summit  

Best 15 impact driven start ups from developing countries pitching at the Building Bridges Week

Our 15 entrepreneurs identified through the GSIV initiative will pitch to investors on December 2nd  

Lifeline support from UNDP and the Global Fund keeps Afghanistan’s health facilities open

Together with the Global Fund’s US$15million in aid, UNDP transferred salaries to over 24,000 health workers  

COP26 à Genève : Projection en avant-première du film "Animal" de Cyril Dion

"Animal" explore le phénomène de la sixième extinction de masse. La séance sera suivie par d'une discussion autour des conclusions de la COP26  

La COP26 à Genève : All United for Earth, Ensemble pour la Terre, de Genève à Glasgow

Du 3 au 12 Nov. nous nous associons à nos partenaires genevois pour une opération culturelle spéciale « Climat » afin de sensibiliser aux enjeux et aux solutions liés au dérèglement climatique.  

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