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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.
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.
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.
13 Oct 2011
On International Disaster Risk Reduction day, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says that reducing risks from disasters should be an everyday concern for everybody.
07 Oct 2011
New York - UNDP salutes the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize awardees-Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Leymah Gbowee of Liberia, and Tawakkul Karman of Yemen-for their non-violent struggle for the safety of women and their rights to participate in peace building.
03 Oct 2011
On World Habitat Day, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urges governments to focus greater attention on addressing climate change in the world’s cities and beyond to achieve a more sustainable.
02 Oct 2011
On International Day of Non-Violence, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urges governments to re-commit to supporting non-violence to build peaceful and stable societies.
26 Sep 2011
Geneva/Hamburg - UNDP Goodwill Ambassadors Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane will play the ninth annual Football match in support of the Horn of Africa famine relief in Hamburg, Germany on the 13th December 2011.
16 Sep 2011
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon calls on all stakeholders including industry to commit to reducing the use of hydrofluorocarbons, a highly potent greenhouse gas that can significantly contribute to rising emissions and climate change.
15 Sep 2011
New York - UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urges governments across the world to redouble their efforts to support all people, particularly the youth in making democracy a working reality.
15 Sep 2011
New Delhi - A first-ever study by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) reveals that the performance of individual states in the Human Development Index (HDI) hides significant inequalities in attainment within states. The Human Development Index of Madhya Pradesh suffers highest loss in value from inequality
14 Sep 2011
New York - UNDP launches a new guidebook ‘Blending Climate Finance through National Climate Funds’ aimed at helping decision-makers in developing countries to better take advantage of the billions pledged to address climate change.