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From ‘the merchant of Venice’ to our time — Climate insurance tales

Shakespeare’s masterpiece The Merchant of Venice is set in the 16th century “Floating City.” Although past its heyday, as the story goes, it was still teeming with wealthy merchants making substantive…  


Imagining people-centered digital solutions for 21st-century service delivery

Digital technologies and the use of data to inform decision making offer tremendous potential to leapfrog to a higher, 21st-century standard of service delivery. But local government units (LGUs) in…  


Curing Culion

Let Jilian Orila take you to one of the remote islands the BuB Team's work has reached in making sure government assistance are given those who need it the most. Read more of Jilian's story of giving…  


Until it is simply the way things are

The Legal Gender Recognition in the Philippines: A Legal and Policy Review produced as part of UNDP’s Being LGBTI in Asia Programme it is a milestone knowledge product resulted from a series of…  


I Didn't Need to Ask Her Name


EU and UNDP: A partnership forged to help reduce poverty

Sharing the same values and objectives, the EU and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) are natural partners – and they have been so for over 15 years, working in over 100 countries,…  

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