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UNDP in Romania: celebrating 47 years of partnership

After 47 years of partnership and ground-breaking work, UNDP closes its presence on the ground in Romania.  


In Georgia’s mountains, taking a 360 approach to ending poverty

I recently visited the Racha region in northern Georgia to film how one region’s push for sustainable tourism is improving its economic outlook. There, I saw firsthand how tackling poverty from…  


Khatuna Sandroshvili

Innovation Specialist  


Milica Begovic-Radojevic

Innovation Specialist  


Alexandru Oprunenco

Policy and Innovation Specialist  


Not all barriers are physical

16.5 million people with disabilities in the region strive to live more comfortable and dignified lives. We need to acknowledge their diverse needs and strengths.  


Amid technological upheaval, new channels for cooperation and citizenship

With #NextGenGov, close to 350 experts gather in Istanbul to discuss governance challenges in the network age.  


New head of UNDP for Eastern Europe and Central Asia visits Turkey

On her visit to Ankara and Istanbul, Mirjana Spoljaric Egger is set to discuss UNDP’s national, regional and global collaboration with Turkey.  


Regional director's remarks at Istanbul Innovation Days

Welcoming remarks by Ms. Mirjana Spoljaric Egger, UN Assistant Secretary-General, UNDP Assistant Administrator and Regional Director for Europe and the CIS, at the Istanbul Innovation Days 2018.  


What does Artificial Intelligence mean for the future of Human Rights?

Artificial intelligence is improving our lives, from faster diagnoses to smarter homes to increasing road safety via self-driving cars. But should we worry about its impact on the protection of human…  

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