#UNDP

  • Feature: 7 Migrants Share Their Stories of Struggle and Resilience

    7 Migrants Share Their Stories of Struggle and Resilience

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 29, 2019

    It has been almost 20 years since I came to Europe, and I've been through hell. Read more

  • Article: A Groundbreaking UN Report Is Giving Voice to the African Migrant Experience in Europe

    A Groundbreaking UN Report Is Giving Voice to the African Migrant Experience in Europe

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 21, 2019

    Despite risking enslavement, death, and crushing debt, 93% would make the journey again. Read more

  • Article: Climate Crisis Leaves More Than 2 Million People in Somalia Facing Severe Hunger

    Climate Crisis Leaves More Than 2 Million People in Somalia Facing Severe Hunger

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Sept. 4, 2019

    And 3 million more people aren’t guaranteed at least one meal daily. Read more

  • Article: 663 Million Children Lack Access to Basic Human Rights Like Clean Water

    663 Million Children Lack Access to Basic Human Rights Like Clean Water

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 12, 2019

    Multidimensional poverty considers things like access to food and clean water. Read more

  • Article: UN Announces $33 Million Fund to Help Protect Women and Girls from Climate Change

    UN Announces $33 Million Fund to Help Protect Women and Girls from Climate Change

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 5, 2018

    Much of Bangladesh is low-lying river deltas, making it particularly vulnerable to storms. Read more

  • Article: UNDP graphic novel sheds light on how child marriage affects Roma women

    UNDP graphic novel sheds light on how child marriage affects Roma women

    From United Nations Development Programme|April 29, 2016

    The story depicts the profound impact of early marriage on the lives of Roma girls and women. Read more

  • Article: Building bridges in Afghanistan: Regional cooperation and border management for peace and development

    Building bridges in Afghanistan: Regional cooperation and border management for peace and development

    From United Nations Development Programme|April 22, 2016

    These efforts will contribute to mutual trust, regional development, and conflict prevention. Read more

  • Article: This global poverty fighter is turning 50

    This global poverty fighter is turning 50

    By Mark Leon Goldberg|DAWNS Digest|Feb. 25, 2016

    UNDP celebrates its golden anniversary. Read more