Kickstarting his maiden visit to India, UN Secretary-General António Guterres inaugurated the One UN House in New Delhi today. Home to 15 agencies and around 500 staff, this heritage building is now fully accessible and energy efficient.
Francine Pickup, UNDP India Country Director takes you through a tour of Chandi Chowk in the heart of Delhi where history meets innovation!
The 2018 Multidimensional Poverty Index provides the most comprehensive view of the many ways in which 1.3 billion people worldwide experience poverty in their daily life. In 10 years, India has nearly halved its number of multidimensional poor – a massive gain.
Take a walk on the wild 🦁 side, with National Geographic India and UNDP! Let India’s vibrant wildlife speak through your 📸. Participate in the #IndiaNaturally contest and win a chance to be part of India’s biodiversity story.
Are you good with words? Talented at drawing? Enter the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change + UNDP India's logo, tagline and illustration competition to to win a trip to Hemis National Park, Ladakh -- where you could spot the elusive ghost cat!
India’s HDI value for 2017 is 0.640, which put the country in the medium human development category.
AAI and UNDP in India have partnered to enhance livelihood opportunities and provide better living standards to communities living close to airports in India

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>50%

Under-25 Population

1.67 MT

CO2 Emission Per Capita

120 (of 131)

Female Labour Force Participation

0.624

Human Development Index

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