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Transforming ideas into action – Understanding the Multi-Dimensional Poverty Index

To support continued research in the field of multidimensional poverty for improved policy making, UNDP has organized a training session on the MPI in…

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Serena Hotels and UNDP join hands to support Sustainable Development in Pakistan

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Pakistan and Serena Hotels today signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to establish a strategic collaboration to achieve the Sustainable…  


Orientation session for integrating Climate Change with Public Financial Management (PFM)

Pakistan is one of the most vulnerable countries to climate change. Institutionalizing the expenditure tracking system is an important tool in adapting to and mitigating the effects of climate change.…  


Tencent-UNDP partner to launch Connecting Cities to Solutions

The United Nations Development Programme will partner with Chinese tech-giant Tencent in a new initiative, Connecting Cities to Solutions that fosters innovation and entrepreneurship to address…  


Leveraging Technology for Human Development

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development puts forward an integrated, broad and ambitious plan for global action on sustainable development. With such ambitious targets, the need for innovative and…  


The Royal Norwegian Embassy extends partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) for the social and economic empowerment of young people in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

September 19, 2018: To support the work on the social and economic empowerment of youth in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, the Royal Norwegian Embassy signed a partnership agreement of USD 2.87…  


UNDP Pakistan partners with Startup Fori Mazdoori to connect millions of youth to jobs online and jobs for the future

UNDP and Fori Mazdoori have partnered to strengthen the digital backbone of Pakistani labour market. The Fori initiative helps connect workers with potential employer through online services. Fori…  


Provincial launch event for a US$37 million UNDP-supported GLOF-II project

Following the Inception Workshop held in Islamabad on 5 July, 2018, the Government of Gilgit-Baltistan and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launched a new US$37 million project today that…  


Tedx Islamabad – The Future is Young!

Pakistan is a young country. 64 percent of the country’s population is under the age of 29, with some 30 percent between the ages of 15 and 29. The recently launched National Human Development Report…  


UNDP collaborates with HUM TV Network to promote empirically informed dialogues on the development challenges confronting Pakistan

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Pakistan signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with HUM TV Network Private Limited to promote empirically informed dialogues on the development…  


SDC and UNDP Collaborate to Foster Evidence-Based Development Policy in Pakistan

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) today signed an agreement that will help ensure that Pakistan’s efforts to achieve its…  

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