The Times of India | UNDP supported vaccine monitoring system a boon for health officials
The Times of India | UNDP supported vaccine monitoring system a boon for health officials

The Electronic Vaccine Intelligence Network (or eVIN) rolled out by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare in October 2015 across all districts of Rajasthan, is helping the state health officials in maintaining the temperature of vaccine stores and keeping a tab on their availability.

'Game of Thrones' Star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau Blows the Whistle on Poverty
'Game of Thrones' Star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau Blows the Whistle on Poverty

Globally acclaimed Danish actor and star of HBO’s Game of Thrones Nikolaj Coster-Waldau kicked off his role as Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Development Programme by refereeing the world’s first amateur women’s World Cup soccer tournament in New York.

UNDP Co-Organises Responsible Business Forum 2016
UNDP Co-Organises Responsible Business Forum 2016

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will be working together with Global Initiatives, as co-organisers for the 5th annual Responsible Business Forum on Sustainable Development, held once again at Marina Bay Sands Singapore, 22 - 24 November 2016.

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RBF 2016 SDG Centre
RBF 2016 SDG Centre

Checkout each SDG and the stories around them.

Governance Now | Sanitation with Livelihood can Improve Ganga’s Water Quality says Jaco Cilliers
Governance Now | Sanitation with Livelihood can Improve Ganga’s Water Quality says Jaco Cilliers

Jaco Cilliers, Country Director, UNDP India talks about cleaning up the Ganga, improving rural sanitation and scale up livelihood.

Women Transforming India Awards 2016: Celebrating Women Change Makers
Women Transforming India Awards 2016: Celebrating Women Change Makers

Women Transforming India Awards 2016 recognizes achievements of 12 women from across India for their phenomenal work in transforming societies.

New Video | Reversing Land Degradation in Madhya Pradesh
New Video | Reversing Land Degradation in Madhya Pradesh

Watch how a UNDP partnership with the Government of Madhya Pradesh is restoring 14,000 hectares of land, reducing deforestation and soil erosion, and raising family incomes of over 700 households by nearly 40 percent

Engineering Change: Women Build Skills for the Future
Engineering Change: Women Build Skills for the Future

A group of young women in Haryana has quietly shattered stereotypes and blazed a trail for many others to follow. These young women have successfully completed a short vocational training course in plastic engineering and are now working in industrial hubs, in and around the state. The women learned about and availed of this skill-building opportunity through Disha project, a three-year partnership between United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Xyntéo and India Development Foundation (IDF), supported by IKEA Foundation.

Living with Dignity; HIV-sensitive Social Protection in India
Living with Dignity; HIV-sensitive Social Protection in India

So far 1.04 million benefits have been availed from the government’s social protection schemes including pensions, scholarships, subsidized travel allowances to treatment centres and food subsidies

Compendium of Judgements on the Forest Rights Act (2007-2015)
Protecting the Rights of Forest-dwelling Communities: Compendium of Judgements on the Forest Rights Act

The publication, produced by the Ministry of Tribal Affairs and UNDP, is a compilation of various court rulings, including the Supreme Court of India and High Courts of several states, that have strengthened the Forest Rights Act. The compendium aims to be a guide for authorities that protect the rights of such vulnerable communities.

An Animated Take on #UNDP@50 in India
An Animated Take on #UNDP@50 in India

An animated short film on fifty years of unprecedented growth in India and partnership with UNDP.

Mainstreaming Marine Biodiversity in Sindhudurg
Mainstreaming Marine Biodiversity in Sindhudurg

Watch how new cultivation techniques are helping crab and oyster farmers of Sindhudurg, Maharashtra increase their incomes, while conserving the rich biodiversity of the area

Water is Life: Rejuvenating India’s Mighty Ganga River
Water is Life: Rejuvenating India’s Mighty Ganga River

In May 2016, the National Mission for Clean Ganga, India’s Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, and the Jharkhand state government announced a partnership to rejuvenate the Ganga through improved sanitation and sustainable livelihoods. The partnership is supported by the United Nations Development Programme.

Energy Smart: The Indian Railways Powers Ahead
Energy Smart: The Indian Railways Powers Ahead

The Indian Railways, one of the world’s largest railway networks, is adopting a range of energy efficient technologies that can support the vision of an environment-friendly rail network for India.

UNDP@50 in India: Towards Sustainable Development
UNDP@50 in India: Towards Sustainable Development

For over 50 years, the Government of India and the United Nations Development Programme have partnered in virtually every area of human development, from democratic governance to poverty eradication, to sustainable energy and environmental management. We are proud to present a glimpse of this journey over time..