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Water recycling in car wash stations: Prototype demonstration

Protype demonstration of recycling water at car wash service stations was held in Islamabad in collaboration with Metropolitan Corporation of Islamabad and the United Nations Development Programme…  


Gender Equality Dispatch – Issue 3 - March 2019

In this newsletter you will find four original articles from Country Offices featuring Pakistan, the Solomon Islands, Cambodia and Bangladesh, a photo-story on unpaid care and domestic work, an…  


On Equity and Happiness: UNDP at the Lahore Literary Festival

UNDP organized a panel at the 2019 Lahore Literary Festival in the Al Hamra Cultural Complex. Over the years, the LLF has become an important avenue for socio-cultural discourse and critique in the…  


Shehryar Gul named Pakistan's third Integrity Idol Winner at national ceremony

Before a crowd of more than 300 national officials and dignitaries in Islamabad, including high-level political party representatives, foreign ambassadors, public servants, and engaged citizens,…  


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.…  


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…  


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…  


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…  


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 collaboration with the Ministry of Planning…  


Youth Building Peace

The United Nations recognizes the invaluable role of young people as agents of change, progress, and development. This role is celebrated every year on the International Youth Day; an occasion to…  

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