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[UPDATED] UNDP STATEMENT FOR THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES COMMITTEE ON GOOD GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY (RE: HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 1751)

UNDP respects the role of the Committee of Good Government and Public Accountability and is committed to support its on-going review. Since the beginning, UNDP has consistently shared important…  


[OPED] “Healing Nature Through Ecosystem Restoration"

In celebration of the World Environment Day on June 5, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) are calling for bold actions to…  


UNDP STATEMENT FOR THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES COMMITTEE ON GOOD GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY (RE: HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 1751)

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) welcomes the House of Representatives’ House Resolution 1751 – Inquiry into the alleged irregularities and setbacks on the Free Wi-Fi Internet Access in…  


VSAT Facilities at LeAPS Pilot Sites to Boost e-Governance in BARMM

Through a virtual ceremony on Monday, 31 May, the Ministry of Interior and Local Government (MILG) of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM), with support from the United Nations…  



COVID-19 adversely impacted BARMM development despite fewer cases – UNDP report

Cotabato City – The recently released Socioeconomic Impact Assessment of COVID-19 in Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) undertaken by the United Nations Development Programme…  


[OPED] “Accelerating COVID-19 response and recovery in BARMM through the humanitarian-development-peace nexus lens”

With cases rising in urban areas like Metro Manila, many had thought other regions with recorded low cases will be spared. A year later, we see how regions like BARMM - with fewer COVID-19 cases - are…  


[OPED] Creating a Green Recovery Pathway for the Philippines

As the pandemic continues, socio-economic recovery remains uncertain. The World Economic Outlook (2020) projections showed a glimmer of hope for the Philippines, but slowly striding on the path to…  


#StoriesofWONDER: Helping Women-led Businesses Thrive Amid COVID-19

UNDP Philippines—through the generous support of Citi—launched WONDER or Women Organizations and Networks Delivering Assistance for COVID-19 Response. The initiative aimed to empower women and…  


Lanao del Sur, UNDP strengthen collaboration for sustainable peace and development

n a signing ceremony which marked years of longstanding partnership, the Provincial Government of Lanao del Sur, led by Governor Mamintal “Bombit” Alonto Adiong, Jr. and Vice Governor Mohammad Khalid…  

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