Haoliang Xu: The Future of Development Cooperation in Asia and the Pacific
Oct 5, 2015
While we support the achievement of all 17 SDGs, UNDP has decided to especially focus on Goals 1, 10, and 16 -- poverty, inequality and governance.Our job is to support countries to eradicate poverty, and to do that in a way which simultaneously reduces inequality and exclusion, and avoids destruction of the environment. UNDP has been working on this agenda since the MDGs were launched, supporting countries to integrate such plans into their policies and working to strengthen capacity, share knowledge, and support access to finance.
- The Global Goals for Sustainable Development - Social Good Summit Philippines 2015 Sep 26, 2015
- Project Launch of “Implementation of SLM Practices to Address Land Degradation and Mitigate Effects of Drought” Aug 26, 2015
- Innovation +SocialGood: #2030NOW #TheLeaderIWant Aug 20, 2015
- Keynote Speech: League of Corporate Foundations Corporate Social Responsibility Expo 2015 Jul 1, 2015
Little things that can make a big difference
Jun 18, 2015
The launch of the Valley Fault System Atlas has tipped us in direction we should very much welcome. It has provided us the basis on which we can make informed decisions.
Message, UNDP Country Director Titon Mitra, Opening of "Children at the Crossroads: Mindanao Seen through the Hearts of her Children" Photo Exhibit
Apr 24, 2015
UNDP Philippines Country Director Titon Mitra's message at the opening of the "Children at Crossroads: Mindanao seen through the hearts of her children" Exhibit. The exhibit, which runs from 24-27 April at the SM Aura, features photographs from Jun de Leon, a short film by Tim de Leon, and stories by An Mercado-Alcantara of children in war-torn Mindanao.
MESSAGE Biodiversity-Friendly Business and Investment Forum Maurice Dewulf UNDP Country Director
Feb 11, 2015
The Philippines' Department of Environment and Natural Resources-Biodiversity Management Bureau and the United Nations Development Programme recently held a forum to encourage investments on ‘biodiversity-friendly’ businesses and enterprises.
THE SECRETARY-GENERAL -- VIDEO MESSAGE ON UNITED NATIONS DAY
Oct 24, 2014
At this time of multiple crises, the United Nations is needed more than ever. Poverty, disease, terrorism, discrimination and climate change are exacting a heavy toll. Millions of people suffer from exploitive and unsafe working conditions. The global economy remains an uneven playing field.
Barangay residents given free coco lumber
Jul 1, 2014
Ormoc City, Philippines — A total of 151 families who were typhoon Yolanda victims in the hinterland village of Hugpa of this city were the first recipients of free coco lumbers from the United Nations Development Programme.