UNDP’s Helen Clark to provide keynote speech during IsDB Governors’ Forum
May 4, 2016
Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 27 April 2016- UNDP Administrator Helen Clark will provide a keynote speech during the Islamic Development Bank’s (IsDB) Governors’ Forum. The Forum will take place on 18 May 2016, during the IsDB Annual Meeting in Jakarta, Indonesia (15-19 May 2016).
Big Ideas Competition for Sustainable Cities launches today in South East Asia
May 2, 2016
JAKARTA, 2nd May 2016 The Government of the Republic of Korea and the United Nations are pleased to announce the launch of the Big Ideas Competition for Sustainable Cities and Urban Communities. The competition is looking for datadriven solutions to advance basic service delivery,
Indonesian winners of Equator Prize celebrated at Award Ceremony in Jakarta
Apr 28, 2016
akarta, 28 April 2016 - Kelompok Peduli Lingkungan Belitung, Komunitas Adat Muara Tae, and FORMADAT were celebrated as winners of the Equator Prize 2015 at a ceremony held in Jakarta on 28 April 2016, in recognition of their outstanding contributions to environmental conservation, poverty reduction and climate action.
Mixed Progress In Forest Governance, Says 2015 Assesment Report
Apr 27, 2016
Jakarta, 25 April 2015 - The Indonesia Forest Governance Assessment 2015 launched today at the UNDP Indonesia office is the third of this kind and is jointly conducted by UNDP and Indonesia’s Environment and Forestry Ministry.
UNDP: Fastest Population Shift in History Means Make or Break for Asia-Pacific
Apr 26, 2016
Long-term planning now can bring unprecedented growth and tackle poverty, conflict and migration
To Meet Global Climate Change Targets, Experts Say Greater Focus Needed on Forests and their Guardians
Apr 21, 2016
Expanding land rights for indigenous peoples can play a key role in protecting tropical forests and slowing global climate change and must be included in international efforts to do so, leading scientists, environmental researchers and celebrity advocates said today.
Multi Government Agencies Come Together in the First-ever Joint Training to Fight Illegal Fishing with the Indonesian Special Court on Fishery
Apr 18, 2016
Batam, 18 April 2016 – According to the 2014 Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries’ report, Indonesia has suffered loss amounting to Rp. 101 trillion per year due to Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing.
UNDP to Launch Report on People-Centered Development in Asia-Pacific
Apr 14, 2016
13 April 2016 - The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) announced today that it will launch its new human development report “Shaping the Future: How Changing Demographics Can Power Human Development,” on April 26 in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
New UNDP Report Highlights Indonesia’s Progress in Judiciary Transparency by Using Automation and Technology
Apr 8, 2016
Digitising court documents and statistics in Indonesia has helped increase transparency for people who can access judgements online, reduce bureaucracy, and achieve efficiency, according to a new report published by the United Nations Development Programme on 8 April 2016.
Award-Winning Actor Reza Rahadian Appointed as UNDP Indonesia’s SDGs Mover
Apr 7, 2016
Jakarta, 7 April 2016 – UNDP has appointed award-winning actor Reza Rahadian as its newest Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Mover in the country. His role will be to raise public awareness on the importance of SDGs as a global agenda to eradicate poverty and improve the wellbeing of Indonesia’s 250 million people.