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UNDP-Russia strengthen their collaboration on climate change, youth across CIS countries

The Government of Russia today approved an additional US$8.3 million dollars to support UNDP’s youth and climate-related programmes in Central Asia and the Southern Caucasus.  


Governments must join hands with civil society and the private sector to ensure equal access to justice for all

The third International Legal Aid Conference (ILAC) in Georgia highlights global challenges and offers practical solutions in creating and reforming free legal aid systems for the poor and vulnerable  


Central Asian governments call for the elimination of violence against women and girls

Government and parliamentary representatives from Central Asia gathered at a United Nations regional conference to discuss holistic strategies to combat all forms of violence against women and girls…  


Mirjana Spoljaric Egger begins new role leading UNDP’s work in Europe and the CIS

Ms. Mirjana Spoljaric Egger officially began her role today as Regional DIrector of UNDP's Regional Bureau for Europe and the CIS.  


Denmark and UNDP team up to support peace and stabilization in eastern Ukraine

The Government of Denmark will contribute US$9.2 million to support stabilization and governance reform efforts by UNDP in Ukraine.  


Ambassador Mirjana Spoljaric Egger Joins UNDP Senior Leadership Team

UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner welcomed the appointment to his senior leadership team of Ambassador Mirjana Spoljaric Egger as the new Assistant Administrator and Director of the Regional Bureau for…  


Summit provides glimpse of tomorrow's governments

In Georgia, powerful calls for public service excellence come as star robot takes the stage, highlighting AI’s potential for government efficiency and transparency.  


Effective government requires transparency and integrity, says UNDP

The OGP will review 2,500 governance-related commitments made by 70 participating countries and 15 subnational governments. It will also examine issues such as promoting women leaders, boosting open…  


Kosovo’s historic sites to receive € 2 million facelift

The European Union and UNDP have launched the second phase of a programme to renovate Kosovo’s cultural and religious monuments, involving youth from diverse backgrounds in the rehabilitation and…  


Turkmenistan conference to shed light on development financing

Over 100 representatives from government, business, international financial institutions and commercial banks will come together to discuss Turkmenistan’s development and resource mobilization…  

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