Going the Distance: A Disability Rights Activist Races Towards Equality
In recognition of young people as positive agents of change, UNDP launched the 16 x 16 Initiative in 2019. The initiative spotlights and accompanies 16 young leaders, who bring to the forefront the major issues in their communities, countries and advance SDG Goal 16: Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions.
The overarching aim of the Paris Agreement is to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and ensure that global temperatures don’t rise more than 2C above pre-industrial levels this century, and ultimately pursue a scenario where temperature rise remains below 1.5C. NDC stands for a Nationally Determined Contribution. For the Paris Agreement goals to be achieved, every country needs to play its part.
Bridging the HIV Divide
Co-operation for Co-existence
“There used to be so much fish, but things are changing.” Roza, a fisherwoman, has worked for over 20 years in the Danube river basin. In the last decade, rising temperatures and lower water levels are forcing Roza to question the changing nature of her job.
Caught in the Cross Fire, Armenia's Border Communities Reinvent Themselves
The True Cost of Discrimination
Building Bridges - Young People Bring Color to Kosovo Heritage
Building Equality on the Roof of the World
Our understanding of poverty has grown. We now know that is not just about being able to feed your family or pay the bills on time—it extends its reach to every aspect of a person’s life, blighting her education, health, as well as her future along with that of her children’s. Are children in school? Do families have healthcare? Do households have safe water, sanitation, and electricity? These are some of the factors that can illustrate multidimensional poverty, which looks at the different deprivations people face when they lack the essentials for a dignified and decent life.
The Enchanted Places of Lake Titicaca
No more 'make, take and dispose'
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau Travels to the Amazon with UNDP to Discover the Story Behind the Fires
From the Moutains to the Coast, Montenegro Has a New Set of Eco-solutions