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On the frontline of crisis response: UN Volunteers with UNDP

United Nations Volunteers (UNVs) have long comprised a crucial pillar of support in the work of various UN agencies in Nepal, including UNDP; and…

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Call for Applications: High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) 2019

The UNDP Nepal will support the participation of a representative of Nepali Civil Society at the high-level political forum on sustainable development 2019 organized at United Nations Headquarters in…  


Nepal's local government gear up for planned agriculture development

Nepal has long been importing fruits and vegetables at a significant scale. Over the last ten months, Nepal imported fruits and vegetables worth RS 40 billion  


Nominate your peace hero for N-Peace Awards 2019

We are now calling for nominations for the 2019 N-Peace Awards. Through its yearly awards, the N-Peace network aims to recognize influential people with extraordinary commitments who share powerful…  


UNDP's new Resident Representative presents letter of credence

The UNDP in Nepal has been supporting Parliament in law making, oversight functions, and outreach through various programs in partnership and collaboration with the civil society organizations.  


#SpeakUp campaign for road safety across Nepal

The Fifth UN Global Road Safety Week acknowledges that strong leadership is needed to advance road safety in countries and communities and achieve related Sustainable Development Goals and other…  


Nepal marks World Press Freedom Day 2019

The celebration of World Press Freedom Day, with the theme “Media for Democracy and Peace: Journalism and Elections in the Age of the Internet” was marked with a one-day national-level conference in…  


Call for Proposals: Support For Parliament Openess

The UNDP in Nepal has been supporting Parliament in law making, oversight functions, and outreach through various programs in partnership and collaboration with the civil society organizations.  


GESI in TVET

As part of promoting gender and social inclusion within the local government, Lalitpur municipality with support from UNDP organized a workshop in Lalitpur on 20 December.  


For the Community, by the Community

As a former bonded laborer herself, Basanti Chaudhary has maximized her proximity to the cause and community to bring their issues into the public domain and pressure authorities to act, becoming one…  


Making a Success of Federalism: Putting Data at the Heart of Nepal’s Decision Making

Nepal needs to invest urgently in strong federalism-ready data management systems, and the Sustainable Development Goals could provide the framework to support this, writes Rurik Marsden, Head of DFID…  

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