EU, UNDP launch a new project to help sustain peace in MindanaoApr 27, 2016The European Union (EU) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launched a new project that aims to sustain peace efforts in Mindanao.
UNDP: FASTEST POPULATION SHIFT IN HISTORY MEANS MAKE OR BREAK FOR ASIA-PACIFICApr 26, 2016If countries do not start planning for this demographic change, they will miss out on a unique opportunity to boost growth and investments for the future, says the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in its latest Regional Human Development Report. They also risk a surge in youth frustration, exacerbating instability and conflict.
UNDP to Launch Report on People-Centered Development in Asia-PacificApr 13, 2016New Regional Human Development Report offers innovative policies for maximizing the potential of population change
Corruption remains a major stumbling block for justice sector reforms: UNDPApr 8, 2016Corrupt judicial systems undermine reforms and are a major impediment to ensuring access to justice and human rights for ordinary citizens across the world, says a new report published by the United Nations Development Programme and U4 Anti-corruption Resource Centre on Friday.
Philippines, UNDP to implement landmark program on climate actionMar 4, 2016The Climate Change Commission and the United Nations Development Programme signed a partnership agreement for the “National Convergence Programme on Reducing Climate & Disaster Risks for a more Resilient and Sustainable Philippines”.
Haoliang Xu: “The 2030 Agenda Implementation in Asia and the Pacific”Feb 3, 2016Remarks by UNDP Assistant Administrator and Regional Director for Asia Pacific Haoliang Xu on the "2030 Agenda Implementation in Asia-Pacific" at Georgetown University on February 3, 2016 in Washington DC.
The Sustainable Development Goals (Agenda 2030) and the Role of Business in Nation-Building and in Achieving the Global GoalsJan 26, 2016Keynote message of UN Resident Coordinator/UNDP Resident Representative in the Philippines, Mr Ola Almgren, at the 45th Anniversary and Annual Membership Meeting of the Philippine Business for Social Progress on 18 January 2016 held at the Dusit Thani Hotel Manila.
Transferable and higher skills needed to secure human development progress in Asia and the PacificJan 18, 2016Across Asia and the Pacific in general and in the Philippines in particular Human Development Index values are rising due to years of sustained economic growth and fast technological progress, says the latest Global Human Development Report focused on ‘Work for Human Development.’
Manila Coalition of Vulnerable Nations Raise Level of Ambition for Paris Climate AgreementNov 11, 2015The Climate Vulnerable Forum issues the Manila Communique which highlights the vulnerability of more than 1 billion people living in countries represented in Manila and already suffering serious consequences of global warming.
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- The Philippines, along with the other 192 Member states of the United Nations signed in on the #GlobalGoals - an ambitious set of goals that aims to achieve three extraordinary things by 2030: End poverty, combat climate change and fight injustice and inequality. These goals were signed September 2015 - Now, the National Economic and Development Authority will be crafting the road map on how to institutionalize the 17 Sustainable Development goals in government policies. #SDGAction 5 hours ago
- One cannot talk development without addressing the issue of peace and order. The Bangsamoro Basic Law may not have been passed by Congress, but that does not mean that the journey towards peace is over. The United Nations Development Programme - UNDP and the European Union in the Philippines recently signed on a partnership that aims to continue the efforts to achieve sustained and lasting peace in Mindanao. #GlobalGoals 17 hours ago
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