Community Culture and Art Festival at Liangheyuan Nature ReserveAug 24, 2016The fifth Community Culture and Art Festival, with the goal to increase local herders’ awareness on environment protection, was recently held in Altai, Xinjiang Autonomous Region. UNDP-Global Environment Facility (GEF) “Strengthening the Management Effectiveness of the Protected Area Landscape in Altai Mountains and Wetlands” project (hereby referred as Altai project) co-hosted the event together with Liangheyuan Nature Reserve Management Bureau.
Launch of China National Human Development Report 2016Aug 22, 2016China has made great progress in human development, yet must continue deepening its reforms and encouraging social innovation to ensure that human development is inclusive and equal and benefits all members in society, says the United Nations Development Programme in its 2016 Human Development Report, launched today in Beijing.
Revitalizing the Global Partnership for DevelopmentAug 8, 2016ICSHP provides technical expertise and capacity building for the UNDP Renewable Energy Technology Transfer projects in China-Ghana-Zambia-Denmark.
Engaging Citizens to Shape a Better World: UNDP launches online course to raise public awareness of the Sustainable Development Goals in ChinaAug 4, 2016To raise public awareness on the Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development and help China reach the goals and targets set forth by the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) China today launched its Massive Open Online Course on Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development Goals (UNDP SDG MOOC) developed in cooperation with NetEase Media, as the first knowledge product to combine the global Agenda and China’s current situation.
Think 20 Summit- Strengthening the Coordination between Global Growth and Sustainable DevelopmentAug 2, 2016Around 500 think-tank experts, politicians and representatives from major international organizations gathered in Beijing for the Think 20 (T20) Summit during July 29-30.
Half-Way Updates on Wetland Protection EffortsJul 21, 2016A debriefing session on the Mid-Term Review of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) –Global Environment Facility (GEF) Wetland Mainstream of Life (MSL) Programme was held in Beijing on July 18th. The Programme Mid-Term Review Team, comprised of 6 experts in biodiversity conservation effectiveness evaluation and conducted field assessments in Hainan, Hubei, Anhui and Xinjiang presented their preliminary findings from the field.
Platform for a Better Protected Qinghai-Tibet PlateauJul 18, 2016The International Conference on Biodiversity Conservation in Qinghai-Tibet Plateau was held in Yushu, Qinghai Province during July 13th - 14th.