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United Nations Development Programme appoints new Country Director for Pakistan

Islamabad, October 20, 2016 (PPI-OT): The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Pakistan is pleased to announce the appointment and arrival of its new Country Director, Mr. Ignacio Artaza. Mr. […]

Pakistan’s new poverty index reveals that 4 out of 10 Pakistanis live in multidimensional poverty

Islamabad, June 20, 2016 (PPI-OT):Pakistan’s first ever official report on multidimensional poverty was today launched by the Ministry of Planning, Development and Reform. The report details Pakistan’s official Multidimensional Poverty […]

Ministry of Planning, Development and Reforms and United Nations Development Programme collaborate to promote Key Governance Reforms at Federal and Provincial levels

Islamabad, March 05, 2015 (PPI-OT): The Ministry of Planning, Development and Reforms of Pakistan signed today an agreement for US$ 11.6 million with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to […]

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United Nations Development Programme set out its vision and aims for Pakistan’s National Human Development Report 2015 on youth

Islamabad, February 26, 2015 (PPI-OT): About 64 percent of the country’s population is below 29 years of age. Pakistan’s youth is a critical force for shaping human development in the […]

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Germany and United Nations Development Programme Pakistan partner to support displaced persons with one million euros

Islamabad, October 17, 2014 (PPI-OT): Cyrill Nunn, German Ambassador to Pakistan, and Marc-André Franche, Country Director of UNDP in Pakistan, signed an agreement of 1 million euros at the German […]

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United Nations Development Programme organizes workshop on decentralised governance and peace building

Islamabad, November 28, 2013 (PPI-OT): Japanese Ambassador to Pakistan H.E. Hiroshi Inomata has maintained that effective governance and community development is essential for peace and, based on this recognition, Japan […]

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Federally Administered Tribal Areas Secretariat, United Nations organise mission of International development partners to South Waziristan

Islamabad, October 29, 2013 (PPI-OT): The FATA Secretariat and the United Nations jointly organized a mission of international development partners to the Federally Administered Tribal Areas today. The purpose of […]

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There has been increase in funds allocation for Public Sector Development Programme especially for health and education in recent budget which reinforces Government resolve to achieve Millennium Development Goals: Minister

Islamabad, September 27, 2013 (PPI-OT): With less than 900 days left to the deadline of 2015, the world is making a final push to achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) adopted by the UN member states in September 2000. Despite

Mobile Court inaugurated by Peshawar High Court and United Nations Development Programme

Peshawar, July 27 2013 (PPI-OT): The Mobile Court was launched today by Mr. Justice Dost Muhammad Khan, Honorable Chief Justice of Peshawar High Court and Marc-André Franche, Country Director UNDP in Pakistan. The Mobile Court bus will provide justice rapidly

United Nations Development Programme Administrator meets Malala Yousufzai

Islamabad, July 19, 2013 (PPI-OT): She has become a beacon of hope for underprivileged girls across the world. Malala Yousufzai, a young Pakistani girl, has become an advocate for educating all children and has defied the odds and death threats