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To answer global protests, tackle new inequalities: 2019 Human Development Report

The demonstrations sweeping across the world today signal that, despite unprecedented progress against poverty, hunger and disease, many societies are…

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UNDP launches Ocean Innovation Challenge

UNDP launches a new call to action— Ocean Innovation Challenge (OIC) to accelerate progress on SDG 14 targets. The OIC seeks innovations that are transferable, replicable and scalable. The Challenge…  


International Migrants Day

Int'l Migrants Day - 18 December 2019  


Artificial intelligence and policy innovation: New milestones for UNDP and Qatar partnership at 2019 Doha Forum

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the State of Qatar strengthen their partnership with new commitments made at this year’s Doha Forum.  


HBKU’s Qatar Computing Research Institute Signs Memorandum of Understanding with United Nations Develop Programme

Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI) at Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). Signed during Doha…  


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…  


Launch of 2019 Human Development Report

Launch of 2019 Human Development Report  


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…  


To answer global protests, tackle new inequalities: 2019 Human Development Report

The 2019 Human Development Report, entitled “Beyond income, beyond averages, beyond today: inequalities in human development in the 21st Century,” says that just as the gap in basic living standards…  


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…  

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