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Inauguration of UNDP-supported law library, to build capacity of prosecutors in Balochistan, takes place

UNDP supported the establishment of a law library, through its Strengthening Rule of Law Programme, for the office of Prosecutor General, Quetta Balochistan. The library was inaugurated today by Dr.…  


Youth Empowerment Programme & Innovation Portfolio Journey

The world around us is changing at lightning speed; as technology adapts and updates, so must our own “human systems” evolve in a way that keeps pace. The rules, systems and approaches we live by,…  


A good season for innovation and a great season for women!

July 2019 saw the return of the world’s largest women and tech start-up competition to Pakistan. The third edition of She Loves Tech was organised by CIRCLE, a social enterprise focused on women’s…  


UNDP Pakistan Annual Report 2018

In 2019, we at UNDP are reflecting on our experience in supporting the Government of Pakistan and all our partners. While we foresee significant challenges ahead, we are confident that the strong…  


UNDP and UNFPA Celebrate International Youth Day 2019 in Islamabad

This year’s theme for International Youth Day, “Transforming Education”, highlighted the efforts to make education more relevant, equitable and inclusive for all youth, including efforts by youth…  


Landi Kotal's truck driver turned into businessman

“Due to poor health, I had to quit my job. My unemployment worsened the financial situation of my family. It was then when I thought of doing business. I decided to give it a chance and that chance…  


UNDP signs Memorandum of Understanding with Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation

UNDP Pakistan and Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today to promote eco-friendly and sustainable tourism leading to local economic development and…  


Coming together to protect the planet!

The impacts of environment and climate change cut across several dimensions of life and have far-reaching consequences on the quality of life and well-being for billions of people across the globe. A…  


Placing beneficiaries at the heart of interventions results in successful programming for Transgenders

UNDP Pakistan has been keen on using innovative approaches to make programming more consultative and responsive to needs on ground. Ensuring that beneficiaries are at the heart of any intervention and…  


Promoting eco-tourism for peace and development in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Perched on the edge of a thick forest — overlooking pristine valleys, alpine meadows, snow-clad mountains, and fresh-water springs—Gabeen Jabba is destined become the next top tourist destination in…  

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