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12 Jan 2012
New York / New Delhi - As part of its commitment to the UNDP-supported Business Call to Action initiative that encourages companies to fight poverty while expanding business opportunities in developing countries, a Jaipur-based company will provide 10,000 low-income Indians with access to training on advanced carpet weaving techniques.
19 Dec 2011
On UN Day for South-South Cooperation, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon reaffirms the value of South-South cooperation in creating a more equal and sustainable world.
18 Dec 2011
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon urges governments across the world to ratify International Convention on the Rights of All Migrant Workers as a concrete affirmation of their commitment to protect and promote human rights of all migrants.
09 Dec 2011
New Delhi - On International Anti-Corruption Day, the United Nations in India reiterates its joint commitment to address corruption, strengthen governance and accountability and aid the attainment of the MDGs.
09 Dec 2011
On International Anti-Corruption Day, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon calls on governments across the world to ratify the United Nations Convention Against Corruption, and to include anti-corruption measures in all national programmes that support sustainable development.
09 Dec 2011
Date: 09 December 2011 | Venue: UN Conference Hall, New Delhi
05 Dec 2011
On International Volunteer Day, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon congratulates the UN Volunteers programme for helping advance sustainable development and peace, and urges policymakers to do more to support volunteerism.
03 Dec 2011
On International Day of Persons with Disabilities, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urges governments, civil society and the global community to work for and alongside persons with disabilities to achieve inclusive, sustainable and equitable development worldwide.
28 Nov 2011
A Two-day Long Conference Examines Approaches to Competency-based Performance Management for the Indian civil service
New Delhi - A two-day long conference organized by the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions and UNDP examined approaches to competency-based performance management for the Indian civil service to enable individual officers to respond to the emerging needs of their roles.
25 Nov 2011
The Secretary-General Message on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urges governments and partners around the world to harness energy, ideas and leadership of young people to help end the pandemic of violence against women.
18 Nov 2011
Consultation by Department of Justice and UNDP Examines Approaches to Ensuring Access to the Law by the Poor and Marginalised
New Delhi - “The objective should be to build courtrooms without walls to enable people to access justice without barriers,” said Salman Khurshid, Union Minister for Law and Justice and Minority Affairs at a consultation organised by the Department of Justice, Ministry of Law and Justice and UNDP to examine approaches to ensure access to the law by the poor and marginalised.
14 Nov 2011
New Delhi - “Delays in wage payments are reducing demand for NREGA and may call for cash payments in some areas,” said Jairam Ramesh, Minister of Rural Development at a day-long consultation organised by Ministry of Rural Development and UNDP to strengthen the reform agenda of MGNREGA.
11 Nov 2011
On 11 November 2011 (11.11.11), people across the world participating in the ‘One Day on Earth’ project captured an unprecedented global video snapshot of a single 24-hour period. The videos below highlight stories of joy and struggles of everyday life from our project locations across India as captured on 11.11.11.
02 Nov 2011
2011 Global Human Development Report: Inequalities and Environmental Challenges Threaten Progress in Asia, Pacific
New Delhi - The 2011 Global Human Development Report was launched in New Delhi by Jairam Ramesh, Minister of Rural Development, Government of India. The report argues that the intensification of environmental deterioration and social inequalities could erode progress made in raising living standards over the last few decades. Least developed countries could diverge from global patterns of progress by 2050.
02 Nov 2011
Launch of the 2011 Human Development Report: Sustainability and Equity: A Better Future for All by Jairam Ramesh, Minister of Rural Development, GoI
Date: 02 November 2011 | Venue: New Delhi
31 Oct 2011
Greater Convergence is Required Among Departments, says Dr Raman Singh, Chief Minister, Chhattisgarh
Raipur - A day-long consultation on decentralized governance, and participatory district planning in Chhattisgarh was organised by the State Planning Commission, under the ambit of the UN-GoI Joint Convergence Programme and the UNDP Capacity Development for District Planning project.
24 Oct 2011
On this day, 66 years ago, the United Nations was born.In a few days from now, world’s seventh billionth person will be born. On this occasion, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says that it is imperative for us, seven billion strong, to stand united to build a better world.
24 Oct 2011
Inclusive Development Strategies will Require More Inclusive Growth Processes, say participants of a UNDP-Planning Commission Consultation in New Delhi
New Delhi - A two-day consultation organised by the Planning Commission and the United Nations Development Programme aimed to arrive at a conceptual understanding of inclusive growth and the key determinants of an inclusive growth framework that can guide countries, development agencies and communities in the coming years.
17 Oct 2011
Despite progress made on alleviating poverty, many still live in fear.On International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says that a global development meltdown can be avoided by putting people at the centre of our work.
15 Oct 2011
More than 100 million people could be lifted out of poverty if rural women had the same access to productive resources as men. The Secretary General’s message reminds us of the importance of investing in women.