Press releases
  • UNDP and the Government of Japan Sign New Programme for Electoral AssistanceAug 12, 2016UNDP and the Government of Japan Sign New Programme for Electoral AssistanceThe United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Government of Japan is signing a cost-sharing agreement to formalize funding support of over US$3.8 million (JPY 388,000,000) for an umbrella programme on “Electoral Assistance for Social Inclusion, Multi-Tier Governance, and Strengthening of Rule of Law in Timor-Leste 2016-2018.”

  • UNDP and Global Initiatives to co-organise Responsible Business Forum on Jul 18, 2016UNDP and Global Initiatives to co-organise Responsible Business Forum onThe 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.

  • UNDP and the Government of Timor-Leste present key results on social cohesion and rule of law programmesJun 26, 2016UNDP and the Government of Timor-Leste present key results on social cohesion and rule of law programmesThe United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Government of Timor-Leste presented the key results of Japan’s funded programme for justice, peace and rule of law programmes.

  • Press ReleaseMay 7, 2016Press ReleaseThis International Women’s Day, the world stands well positioned to move forward on gender equality. The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, adopted by the UN General Assembly last year, asserts that gender equality is a peaceful and inclusive world.

  • UNDP: FASTEST POPULATION SHIFT IN HISTORY MEANS MAKE OR BREAK FOR ASIA-PACIFICApr 25, 2016UNDP: FASTEST POPULATION SHIFT IN HISTORY MEANS MAKE OR BREAK FOR ASIA-PACIFICDemographic change in Asia and the Pacific is happening at a rate the world has never seen. An explosion in the working age population and a fall in birth rates that took a century in Europe are happening here in just 30 years.

  • UNDP to Launch Report on People-Centered Development in Asia-PacificApr 13, 2016UNDP to Launch Report on People-Centered Development in Asia-PacificThe United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) announced today that it will launch its new human development report “Shaping the Future: How Changing Demographics Can Power Human Development,” on April 26 in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

  • Oe-Cusse administrartion entres into key partnerships with world’s leading organizationsMar 28, 2016Oe-Cusse administrartion entres into key partnerships with world’s leading organizationsAs parts of its efforts to leverage the strengths of some of the world’s leading organizations for the benefit of the people of Oe-Cusse and implementing its innovative ‘Partnering with the Best’ policy, the Authority of the Special Administrative Region of Oe-Cusse Ambeno (SAROA) and Special Zones for Social Market Economy (ZEESM) formalized collaboration with the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) and the UNDP Global Centre for Public Service Excellence (GCPSE).

  • UNDP, MSA and MCIE commissioned rural water supply project in Suco Ossoala as part of climate resilient small scale rural infrastructure project in Timor-LesteFeb 22, 2016UNDP, MSA and MCIE commissioned rural water supply project in Suco Ossoala as part of climate resilient small scale rural infrastructure project in Timor-LesteUNDP in partnership with the Ministry of State Administration and the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Environment, officially commissioned one of several projects that were implemented in 2015 by the SSRI project through PDIM (Integrated Municipality Development Planning previously PDID) framework supporting local communities to construct more sustainable and climate resilient rural infrastructure.

  • The  Authority of the Oe-Cusse SAR and ZEESM and the United Nations Aim to Strengthen TiesFeb 12, 2016The Authority of the Oe-Cusse SAR and ZEESM and the United Nations Aim to Strengthen TiesA workshop between the officials of the Authority of the Oe-Cusse Special Administrative Region (SAR) and the Special Economic Zones of Social Market Economy (ZEESM) and members of the United Nations Country Team was held on 10 February 2016 in Pante Macassar.

  • Launch of new sustainable development agenda to guide  development actions for the next 15 yearsJan 1, 2016Launch of new sustainable development agenda to guide development actions for the next 15 yearsNew York, 1 January 2016 – The new year ushers in the official launch of the bold and transformative 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development adopted by world leaders last September at the United Nations. The new Agenda calls on countries to begin efforts to achieve 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) over the next 15 years.

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