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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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Prime Minister of Pakistan and UNDP commit to accelerate Pakistan’s Digital Transformation agenda

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) aims to improve governance through digital interventions and formally develop its growing Digital Transformation portfolio. To expand this agenda, a…  


Broken societies put people and planet on collision course, says UNDP

To illustrate the point, the 30th anniversary edition of the Human Development Report, The Next Frontier: Human Development and the Anthropocene, introduces an experimental new lens to its annual…  


UNDP and JAZZ to work together for promoting youth-led social innovation in Pakistan

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Pakistan and JAZZ, the country’s number one 4G operator and the largest internet and broadband service provider, signed a funding agreement worth USD…  


Government of Sindh, UNDP, EU celebrate International Human Rights Day

The Human Rights Department, Government of Sindh together with UNDP and the EU celebrated International Human Rights Day to raise public awareness on human rights principles.  


Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and UNDP start week-long public awareness on human rights ahead of International Human Rights Day 2020

The Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa together with UNDP Pakistan celebrated International Human Rights Day in Peshawar, under the slogan “Khyber Pakhtunkhwa stands for Human Rights and Inclusive…  


UNDP and Unilever Pakistan to work together to make Rahim Yar Khan a Zero Plastic Waste City

Through this partnership, Unilever and UNDP will work together to enable the plastic waste management ecosystem in Rahim Yar Khan. This initiative will test solutions to reduce plastic waste, and…  


COVID-19 could force 207 million people into extreme poverty in the next decade, pushing the total to more than 1 billion, says UNDP study

The long-term effects of the COVID-19 pandemic could push an additional 207 million people into extreme poverty over the next decade, bringing the total to over 1 billion by 2030, according to new…  


KP Government looks at UNDP’s Amn-o-Insaf programme as flag bearer of rule of law interventions

Despite the many challenges faced due to the Covid-19 pandemic, UNDP’s Amn-o-Insaf (AOI) Programme has been able to achieve its outputs and make significant progress in 2020. The Programme supports…  


President of Pakistan and UNDP to work together on extending Pakistan’s Digital Transformation agenda

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Pakistan aims to improve governance through digital interventions and formally develop its growing Digital Transformation portfolio. To expand this…  


Second Provincial Project steering committee held to review the progress of UNDP’s Scaling up of Glacial Lake Outburst Flood Risk Reduction in Northern Pakistan (GLOF-II) Project

UNDP in Pakistan held the second Provincial Project Steering Committee (PPSC) for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) to review the progress of the Scaling up of Glacial Lake Outburst Flood Risk Reduction in…  

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