Tag Archives: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Pakistan

UNDP concludes Digital Hackathon in Punjab to find solutions for Climate Change disasters and COVID-19

Islamabad, June 30, 2020 (PPI-OT): The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) concluded the final event of the “Master the Disaster” Digital Hackathon for Disaster Risk Reduction in Punjab, yesterday. After two successful digital Hackathons in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Sindh, the...

COVID-19: Looming crisis in developing countries threatens to devastate economies and ramp up inequality

New York, March 30, 2020 (PPI-OT): The growing COVID-19 crisis threatens to disproportionately hit developing countries, not only as a health crisis in the short term but as a devastating social and economic crisis over the months and years to

UNDP Collaborates with ChaseUp Shopping City to Impart Vocational Training

Karachi, March 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): In collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), ChaseUp Shopping City, Pakistan’s leading retail chain of departmental stores, has launched a comprehensive skill-based training programme in Karachi. Providing both theoretical knowledge and practical training

Cost-sharing agreement between United Nations Development Programme and Balochistan government ensures continued assistance for refugee affected areas

Islamabad, August 18, 2016 (PPI-OT):The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Government of Balochistan today signed a cost-sharing agreement worth PKR 100 million to provide assistance and support to […]

Islamabad conference declares: improve access to justice through community-based paralegal services

Islamabad, July 27, 2016 (PPI-OT):Government officials, paralegals, and international and national representatives came together today to issue the Islamabad Declaration on Community Based Paralegals, affirming the important role that paralegals […]

Peace reigns and smiles come back to the faded faces of masses in Swat


Islamabad: The stunning valley of Swat has long been known as the “Switzerland of Pakistan”. 160 Kilometers from the capital city of Islamabad, it is situated in the lap of exquisite mountains (the offshoots of Hindukush) enclosing stunning and

United Nations Development Programme’s National Goodwill Ambassador Aisam ul Haq announces US$10,000 donation for flood affectees


Jati: United Nations Development Programme’s (UNDP) National Goodwill Ambassador for Early Recovery and international tennis star, Aisam ul Haq announced a donation of USD 10,000 for flood Early Recovery activities in Pakistan. The donation comes from the Haq Foundation

Funds from 2010 Match against Poverty to support youth and women


Geneva: Hundreds of youth in Haiti affected by the 2010 earthquake and more than 1,000 female entrepreneurs displaced by flooding in Pakistan are the direct beneficiaries of funds raised last December at the 2010 Match against Poverty, in Athens,