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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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GLOF-II project installs Automated Weather System (AWS) in Gilgit-Baltistan to reduce impact of flash floods

In response to the emergency at Hassan Abad due to surging of Shishper Glacier and formation of a glacial lake, GLOF-II (Glacial Lake Outburst Flood) project sponsored a joint mission of Pakistan…  


LoA signing ceremony between National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

Lt. Gen. Muhammad Afzal, Chairman NDMA on behalf of NDMA and Ms. Naoko Takasu, Deputy Resident Representative- Programme, UNDP on behalf of UNDP has signed LoA in Islamabad on Thursday for the…  


Inclusive Capacity Development of Local Governments in Newly Merged Districts’

In collaboration with the Local Governance School (LGS), Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (established under the Local Government, Elections and Rural Development Department), the United Nations Development…  


Government of Gilgit-Baltistan and UNDP sign an agreement to initiate work to avert risks of dangerous glacial lake outburst floods in Northern Pakistan

To implement the Glacial Lake Outburst Flood Risk Reduction in Northern Pakistan Project (GLOF II), the Government of Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) signed a…  


Well-researched national policies can lead to sustainable urbanization: UNDP’s new report

The benefits of urbanization can be fully reaped if well-researched national policies and plans are put into place,’ finds the latest issue of Development Advocate Pakistan on ‘Sustainable…  


UNDP Inaugurates Water Recycling Plant at a Car Service Station in Balochistan

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in collaboration with private sector partners inaugurated a water recycling plant at Byco service station in Quetta. The newly installed water…  


UNDP’s new documentary raises awareness about need for conservation of Brown Bears in Northern Pakistan

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Pakistan marked the International Day of Biodiversity with the launch of its new documentary ‘Deosai – Wilderness in Peril’, produced in partnership…  


Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and UNDP sign new agreement to protect millions of people from dangerous glacial lake outburst floods in Northern Pakistan

The Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) signed a Letter of Agreement today to initiate progress on the Glacial Lake Outburst Floods (GLOF-II) project…  


UN Assistant Administrator and Director Regional Bureau for Asia and the Pacific, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) concludes 4-day visit to Pakistan

Assistant Administrator and Director Regional Bureau for Asia and the Pacific, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Mr. Haoliang Xu has visited Pakistan on a 4-day official visit.  


National Parliamentary Consultation on Sustainable Development Goals

A two-day National Parliamentary Consultation on SDGs organized by SDG Taskforce of National Assembly of Pakistan in collaboration with Pakistan Institute for Parliamentary Services (PIPS), UNDP &…  

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