In a recent press release, the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction cited UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon who warned about economic losses from disasters.
The UN system task team on the post-2015 UN development agenda has developed their second Thematic Think Piece on Disaster Risk
In July 2011, Togo had received more than 4,000 refugees, most of whom are women and children.
The United Nations have accompanied Togo since 1961 in training of human resources, institutional capacity building, technology transfer, etc.
The United Nations began its work in Sri Lanka in 1952 making it one of the first countries in the world to have a UN development programme.
UNDP in Namibia supports the Government of Namibia in identifying key challenges in meeting its Vision 2030 and the Millennium Development Goals.
UNDP has been implementing the Human Development Initiative (HDI) in Myanmar since 1994 to provide support to poor communities in areas of food security, primary health care, environment, HIV/AIDS,
In view of the importance of the Myanmar forestry sector in enhancing national socio-economic development, and ensuring ecological balance and environmental stability, the Myanmar Forest Policy has
WHO was the first UN agency to establish a country programme and an office in Maldives. WHO’s role as the longest standing partner in national health development is well recognized.
UNDP works with the people and the government of the Maldives to reduce disparities and vulnerabilities, to promote democratic governance, to protect the environment, and to empower communities.
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