Learn more


We are helping 2100 farmers dream big: Dhankuta Mayor and Deputy Mayor

UNDP sat down with the mayor of Dhankuta municipality, Mr. Chintan Tamang and Deputy Mayor Ms. Sakuntala Basnet to discuss how the concept of climate smart village is being materialized, what new…  


Municipal waste management project to promote cleaner cities, and create 1500 jobs

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and five selected municipalities across the country have launched a joint initiative to improve the municipal waste management system. The venture will…  


Mobile markets safeguard the livelihoods of farmers during lockdown

Over 1,000 farmers are currently selling their vegetables and fruits through mobile market program, as it ensures the farmers get a fair price of their produce while also making sure the consumers get…  


Farmers in Dhankuta adapt to changing climates with innovative technology

Despite the pandemic, Tej Kumar Sijali Magar has been growing vegetables in his small farm in the hills of Dhankuta. Magar’s tunnel house produces both seasonal and non-seasonal organic vegetables, a…  


UNDP provides 400 oxygen concentrators to Nepal

UNDP handed over 400 oxygen concentrators to the Government of Nepal, Ministry of Health and Population. Provided as part UNDP’s emergency COVID response, these machines are expected to help ease the…  


UNDP and Ncell partner for sustainable development in Nepal

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Ncell Axiata Limited entered into a partnership to promote sustainable development solutions, including through promotion of cycling for healthy…  


Linking skills training with business

UNDP's COVID Response initiatives implemented in partnership with local govts are creating income opportunities for the affected people. She lost her husband four years ago. Father is chronically ill.…  


Not just a foot trail

How local governments & communities are working together to create livelihood opportunities for the people impacted by COVID-19 in Nepal. It is a warm mid-March afternoon. Twenty something locals are…  


UNDP Marks World Press Freedom Day

This year, the theme for the World Press Freedom Day is information as a public good. The virtual event brought out the voices of many journalists, who expressed the numerous challenges they face in…  


Call for nominations: Equator Prize 2021

The Government of Nepal Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport, United Nations Development Programme, Lalitpur Metropolitan City, Kantipur Media Group and Cycle City Network Nepal jointly…  

UNDP Around the world

You are at UNDP Nepal 
Go to UNDP Global