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Gender Justice & Equality before the law

This report marks the culmination of an ambitious four-year project that commenced in 2016. The Gender Justice and the Law project engaged governments, civil society organizations and UN agencies in…  


New UN Report: Bold legal reforms in some Arab countries can inspire accelerated progress across the region towards Gender Justice & Equality before the law

A new report that the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in partnership with the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women), the United Nations…  


New partnership between UNDP and KOICA reaffirms commitment to support anti-corruption and integrity reforms in the Arab region

Amman– On the International Anti-Corruption Day, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) announced a new partnership that will support…  


New UNDP Report: Global development vulnerable to “next generation” inequalities

A new United Nations Development Programme report highlights the expanding nature of global inequality, pointing to a new generation of inequalities which may trigger a new great divergence in society…  


New UNDP & KOICA partnership to support anti-corruption and integrity

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) are announcing their partnership on the “KOICA-UNDP Regional Project on Anti-Corruption and…  


International Volunteer Day celebrates volunteer action for inclusion

In a remote area of South Sudan, Mary, an experienced midwife from Tanzania, delivers a baby as the first rays of sun stream into the United Nations clinic. Mary is a UN Volunteer dedicated to keeping…  


Gender Justice & Equality before the Law Initiative

UNDP in collaboration with UN Women, UNFPA, ESCWA will launch Gender justice and the law regional report. The report represents a “snapshot” or the situation at a specific period in time and…  


Message for International Volunteer Day (IVD) from the Executive Coordinator of the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme, Olivier Adam

International Volunteer Day (IVD) is an opportunity to promote volunteerism, supportvolunteer efforts and recognize volunteer contributions to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals…  


Young Iraqi painter Rami al-Tamimi: “I draw energy from my disability”

Disabled at birth and born to an art loving family in Basra Southern Iraq, Rami al-Tamimi, now 23, has grown into a fine artist. A spinal birth defect has affected his ability to walk. Yet, to Rami,…  


The Future of Knowledge: A Foresight Report 2019

The main purpose of this report is to assist country leaders in preparing their citizens for the future knowledge landscape and equipping them with adequate skillsets. It aspires to encourage…  

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