#United Nations Development Programme

  • 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: Donors Pledge $1.2 Billion to Rebuild Mozambique After Devastating Cyclones

    Donors Pledge $1.2 Billion to Rebuild Mozambique After Devastating Cyclones

    By Gabrielle Deonath|June 3, 2019

    But officials say $3.2 billion is needed to fully recover from Cyclones Idai and Kenneth. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Turned a Hobby Into a Successful Business

    This Woman Turned a Hobby Into a Successful Business

    From HP Inc.|Feb. 21, 2018

    HP's entrepreneurial training program helped her channel her creativity. Read more

  • Article: An historic milestone against sexual slavery as an act of war

    An historic milestone against sexual slavery as an act of war

    From United Nations Development Programme|April 20, 2016

    For the first time, a national court has tried and convicted sexual slavery as a war crime. Read more

  • Article: Clearing the way for development in Lao PDR

    Clearing the way for development in Lao PDR

    From United Nations Development Programme|Aug. 8, 2015

    Lao PDR is moving toward a future without remnants of war. Read more

  • Article: Water: A dream becomes reality for Colombia’s indigenous communities

    Water: A dream becomes reality for Colombia’s indigenous communities

    From United Nations Development Programme|July 30, 2015

    "We do not want more bowls of food. What we do want is for people to help us to grow our own food." Read more