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Nepali business community commits to contribute to Nepal’s sustainable development

Nepal’s business community has expressed its firm commitment to contribute to the country’s sustainable development, helping it achieve the…

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China-Aided Essential Waste Management Supplies Handed Over to Rapti Provincial Hospital

The Government of People’s Republic of China and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) handed over medical and waste-management related supplies to the Rapti Provincial Hospital, in…  


Seven Hospitals Across Nepal to Improve Healthcare Waste Management System

The Government of People’s Republic of China and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) jointly launched a new initiative in Nepal to support the country in COVID-19 response by improving the…  


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…  


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…  


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…  


Campaign to promote cycling for healthy cities launched

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…  


Broken societies put people and planet on collision course, says UNDP

The COVID-19 pandemic is the latest crisis facing the world, but unless humans release their grip on nature, it won’t be the last, according to a new report by the United Nations Development Programme…  


Nepal Tourism Board & UNDP launch new project to create short-term jobs for COVID-affected people in tourism sector

Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) have jointly launched a new project “Sustainable Tourism for Livelihood Recovery” to support the recovery of Nepal’s…  


Government of Nepal and UNDP launch new project to boost climate-resilient livelihoods

Kathmandu, 29 November 2020 – The Government of Nepal and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Global Environment Facility Least Developed Countries Fund - today launched a new USD42…  


Report by ICIMOD and UNDP identifies potentially dangerous glacial lakes in Koshi, Gandaki, and Karnali river basins

The immediate introduction of a Temporary Basic Income for the world’s poorest people could slow the current surge in COVID-19 cases by enabling nearly three billion people to stay at home, according…  

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