Announcing The 1000 Springs Initiative: A Consortium for Clean Water in Tribal Areas of Central & Eastern India
Oct 18, 2017
The United Nations Development Programme today announced the 1000 Springs Initiative with the Ministry of Tribal Affairs, Government of India, and a range of private consortium partners. The initiative is an attempt to address multiple development deprivations in tribal areas by harnessing springs in a sustainable manner.
Global Wildlife Program Promotes People’s Active Participation in Wildlife Conservation
Sep 29, 2017
The Government of India, the World Bank-led Global Wildlife Program (GWP) funded by the Global Environment Facility and UNDP are convening more than 100 participants from over 20 countries in New Delhi, India, from October 2-3, 2017, for a conference on People's Participation in Wildlife Conservation.
Regional Consultation on Mainstreaming Biodiversity, Ahmedabad
Sep 8, 2017
The third regional consultation workshop on mainstreaming biodiversity, with participation from five states -- Chhattisgarh, Goa, Gujarat, Maharashtra and Rajasthan, as well as the Union Territories of Daman and Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli -- was held in Ahmedabad, on 7-8 September 2017.
Regional Consultation on Mainstreaming Biodiversity, Lucknow
Aug 23, 2017
Representatives of state governments from departments including Agriculture, Rural Development, Tourism, Forests, etc participated in the second regional consultation workshop organized by the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Government of India.
Regional Consultation on Mainstreaming Biodiversity, Guwahati
Aug 18, 2017
In association with the National Biodiversity Authority with support from the United Nations Development Programme, the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change has scheduled a series of regional consultation workshops on Mainstreaming Biodiversity and seeking inputs for India’s Sixth National Report to the Convention on Biological Diversity.
eVIN recognized for ‘Outstanding Mobile Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals in Asia’ at the GSMA Asia Mobile Awards 2017
Jun 29, 2017
eVIN -- India’s smart mobile application for digitizing vaccine logistics -- won the prestigious GSMA Asia Mobile Award 2017 (AMO) for Outstanding Mobile Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals in Asia on Wednesday.
Inviting Applications for Youth Adda 2017
Jun 8, 2017
UNV India is excited to announce the Youth Adda, which we will be hosting in July 2017 in close partnership with Pravah, Restless Development, and Commutiny. All young Indians are invited to join the adda and/or submit their creative ideas to raise awareness of the SDGs across the country. The theme for this edition of the adda is SDG-10, “Reduced Inequalities”.
Applications invited for India Biodiversity Awards 2018
Jun 6, 2017
Applications are invited for the Fourth India Biodiversity Awards, 2018. The National Biodiversity Authority takes great pleasure in hosting the awards. UNDP India will serve as the knowledge partner for this round of awards.
Celebration of International Day for Biodiversity in Goa
May 22, 2017
The International Day for Biodiversity 2017 was celebrated all over India by different states and various organisations on 22 May 2017 in Goa.
With almost $1 billion purchasing power in health commodities, India strives for sustainability
Apr 10, 2017
UNDP HIV Health and Development Team in Europe and Central Asia, in collaboration with UNEP and Health Care Without Harm (HCWH), will deliver a sustainable public health procurement training in New Delhi starting today.