Bangladesh Community Based Capacity Building Training Course
Jun 29, 2017
A Community Based Capacity Training Course was held recently from June 12th-15th in Mymensingh city, Bangladesh, in order to facilitate knowledge sharing and build capacity for increased community disaster risk capacity.
Seeing is believing: Recovering Abandoned Resources in a Green Way
Jun 16, 2017
On June 5th, World Environment Day, UNDP teamed up with Green Manufacturing Co. (GEM) to increase the public’s awareness of the importance of proper recycling of e-wastes. An online live broadcast event exploring how e-waste can be dismantled in an environmental friendly way was broadcasted on Chinese social media platform Weibo.
- Nicholas Rosellini: 8th Sino-European Entrepreneurs Summit Jun 14, 2017
- Nicholas Rosellini: Symposium on Development Financing and Sustainability along the BRI and SSC Jun 8, 2017
UNDP and Panda Green Energy Group “Youth leadership Camp for Climate Action” 2017
Jun 5, 2017
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in China and Panda Green Energy Group, a leading global eco-development solutions provider, have launched in cooperation the “Youth Leadership Camp on Climate Action and Clean Energy”, a summer camp designed to engage youth on issues surrounding climate change and environment.
Taking Actions to Enhance China-Africa Cooperation for Sustainable Industrialization in Africa
Jun 5, 2017
Concrete actions for the sustainable industrialization of Africa have taken a step forward with the announcement of an implementation board for the Made in Africa Initiative (MIAI) this week. The implementation board, consisting of a network of senior executives from leading enterprises from China and Africa will provide practical steps for sustainable investment in Africa, and its contribution to local economic development and job creation.
- Nicholas Rosellini: 2017 New Urbanization High-level Forum Jun 2, 2017
UNDP and Didi Chuxing to Provide Accessible Transportation for All
May 31, 2017
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Didi Chuxing, the world’s leading integrated transportation app, launched a cooperation program to provide accessible chauffeured car services for people in need including individuals with disabilities in China on May 29.
The Launch of UNDP Smart Cities and Social Governance Guide to Participatory Indicator Development
May 26, 2017
‘Smart Cities’, driven by big data and cloud computing, can ensure fairness and inclusiveness in city development says the United Nations Development Programme’s (UNDP) in its report “Smart Cities and Social Governance: Guide to Participatory Indicator Development” launched at the Sino-EU Forum for Smart Cities and Social Governance in Guiyang
Home in Sanjiangyuan
May 22, 2017
Sanjiangyuan is in the area of the Tibetan Plateau in Qinghai province, which contains the headwaters of the Yellow River, the Yangtze River, and the Mekong River. Covering the southern and eastern parts of Qinghai, it has various landforms, high altitude grassland, mountains, wetlands and forest system. These eco systems provide shelters for various wildlife. It is estimated in the Blue Book of Constructing Qinghai Ecological Civilization that the ecological value of Sanjiangyuan area could be up to US$ 2 trillion (RMB 14 trillion).