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Inside Pakistan’s digital innovation to tackle COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has overturned our lives, what we thought we knew and could expect. It continues ravaging economies, overburdening healthcare systems, and widening the chasm of inequalities. In…  


Temporary Basic Income to protect the world's poorest people could slow the surge in COVID-19 cases, says UNDP

The immediate introduction of a Temporary Basic Income for the world’s poorest people could slow the current surge in COVID-19 cases by enabling nearly three billion people to stay at home, according…  


The Ministry of Climate Change and UNDP celebrate Pakistan’s achievement of Sustainable Development Goal 13: Climate Action

The Ministry of Climate Change and UNDP hosted a media briefing today to celebrate Pakistan’s achievement of Sustainable Development Goal 13: Climate Action, well before the 2030 deadline. The recent…  


Finding opportunities in the pandemic; to strengthen institutions and ensure inclusion

UNDP’s strategic response to COVID-19 is two-pronged. We are supporting health response efforts to prevent the spread of the pandemic as well as mitigating the socio-economic impact on the most…  


UNDP concludes Digital Hackathon in Punjab to find solutions for Climate Change disasters and COVID-19

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) concluded the final event of the “Master the Disaster” Digital Hackathon for Disaster Risk Reduction in Punjab, yesterday. After two sucessful digital…  


UNDP organizes Digital Hackathon in Sindh to find solutions for Climate Change disasters and COVID-19

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) concluded the Sindh segment of the “Master the Disaster” Digital Hackathon for Disaster Risk Reduction today– the second in a series of online…  


Winning ideas that can Master the Disaster; Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Hackathon

Variability in weather patterns due to climate change mean that weather related disasters will become more frequent, intense and unpredictable. Pakistan currently ranks 5th on the Global Climate Risk…  


Winning ideas that can Master the Disaster; Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Hackathon

Variability in weather patterns due to climate change mean that weather related disasters will become more frequent, intense and unpredictable. Pakistan currently ranks 5th on the Global Climate Risk…  


UNDP Pakistan Annual Report 2019

In 2019, UNDP continued its decades-long partnership with the government and people of Pakistan, finding and implementing sustainable solutions to improve governance, increase resilience, protect the…  


COVID-19: Human development on course to decline this year for the first time since 1990

Global human development – which can be measured as a combination of the world’s education, health and living standards – could decline this year for the first time since the concept was introduced in…  

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