To encourage people all over the world to learn more about human development the Human Development Report Office (HDRO) at the United Nations Development Progra...
In 1990 the first Human Development Report introduced a new approach for advancing human wellbeing. Human development – or the human development approach –...
This year marks the 10th anniversary of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. To mark the occasion, the President of the UN General Assembly has convened a high-level event to […]
10 January 2018 – Tackling gender inequality is our shared responsibility, and is fundamental to reaching a more just, peaceful, prosperous and sustainable world for all, United Nations Deputy Se […]
Mental health issues are a serious concern, and an area that is enormously underrecognized.
Globally at least 800,000 people commit suicide each year: one suicide every 40 seconds. Suicide is the se […]
The third Judges’ Forum was held in Johannesburg, South Africa in June. Photo: UNDP Africa
More than 30 judges from 14 African countries convened in Johannesburg, South Africa 15–17 June this year for the thi […]