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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…  


2020 Human Development Report to focus on meeting people’s aspirations in balance with the planet

The 2020 Human Development Report will delve into these issues and focus on how to rekindle our relationship with nature and improve people’s lives today and in the future, in balance with the planet.…  


UNDP: Governments must lead fight against coronavirus misinformation and disinformation

Governments must step up to lead the fight against a growing tide of false, inflammatory and misleading information that threatens to worsen the already severe impacts of the virus, according to the…  


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…  


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…  


COVID-19 Recovery Must Deliver Universal Health Insurance, Safety Nets and Affordable Internet Access, says UNDP

Governments must dramatically overhaul policies and invest in public health, economic stimulus, and social safety nets, to help countries recover faster from the COVID-19 pandemic, says a new report…  


UNDP supports the National Health Hackathon for local health care tech-solutions for communicable diseases including COVID-19

UNDP partnered with National Incubation Center (NIC), Jazz xlr8, and Ministry of National Health Services Regulation and Coordination to support the National Health Hackathon. The online Hackathon was…  


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

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) concluded Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s segment of the “Master the Disaster” Digital Hackathon for Disaster Risk Reduction today– the first hackathon conducted…  


COVID-19: Looming crisis in developing countries threatens to devastate economies and ramp up inequality

The growing COVID-19 crisis threatens to disproportionately hit developing countries, not only as a health crisis in the short term but as a devastating social and economic crisis over the months and…  


Seminar on International Women's Day 2020 at Pakistan Institute for Parliamentary Services (PIPS)

To celebrate International Women’s Day 2020, Pakistan Institute for Parliamentary Services (PIPS), Women Parliamentary Caucus, UNDP and UNFPA jointly organized a seminar with parliamentarians,…  

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