New Report Explores the Potential of Philanthropy in China for Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals
Sep 4, 2017
Chinese philanthropic actors have the potential to transform the philanthropic sector and contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)’, highlights a new report launched today by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and China Foundation Center (CFC).
Bringing Together China’s Low-Carbon Development and Financing Solutions
Aug 28, 2017
As part of the efforts to support exchange of experience of developing countries and facilitate dialogue on development solutions from China, the United Nations Development Programme in China (UNDP) hosted a high level “Low-Carbon Development and Financing Solutions” workshop today in Beijing.
UNDP and Panda Green Energy Group Launch “2017 Youth Leadership Summer Camp for Climate Action”
Aug 10, 2017
The power of youth for taking action on climate change took a step forward today with the launch of the “Youth Leadership Summer Camp for Climate Action” at the United Nations Compound in Beijing, designed to promote youth engagement in tackling climate change and promoting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
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
Beyond Business - Chinese Enterprises Overseas, Sustainable Development and the Belt and Road Initiative
May 15, 2017
Chinese enterprises can play a critical role in supporting the Belt and Road regions to achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, says the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in the 2017 Report on the Sustainable Development of Chinese Enterprises Overseas, launched today during the Belt and Road Forum in Beijing.
Cooperation for Common Prosperity
May 14, 2017
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Government of China represented by the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) have strengthened ties for cooperation on sustainable development with the signing of an Action Plan for the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). The signing took place during the first official Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation organized by the Chinese Government on 14-15 May, in Beijing.
UNDP, Chinese bike-sharing start-up ofo join forces to support innovative solutions to climate change challenges
Apr 26, 2017
UNDP and ofo, a Beijing-based start-up company that has become the world’s first and largest bike sharing platform, are joining forces to raise public awareness about climate change
UN-led open design challenge held in Beijing to showcase how tech innovation can tackle social development challenges in China
Apr 25, 2017
China’s first ever UN-led open design challenge concluded today in Beijing’s 798 Art District, with 10 finalists showcasing innovative tech solutions designed to find solutions for pressing development challenges in China.
UNDP Executive Board welcomes appointment of Achim Steiner as new Administrator
Apr 20, 2017
New York – The President of the Executive Board of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today welcomed the appointment of Achim Steiner as the Organization’s new Administrator.