Guiding Chinese Cities on The Path of Sustainable Urbanisation
Dec 29, 2015
Today a ground-breaking report evaluating Chinese cities’ performance in sustainable development was launched in Beijing during the 2015 International Forum on Sustainable Cities in China. Entitled “The 2015 China Sustainable Cities Report: Measuring Ecological and Human Development”, the report creatively explores how to solve the urban development challenges facing China and emphasizes that the average performance of all 35 cities on the Urban Ecological Input Index (EUII) has improved since 2014.
If Africa Builds Nests, Will The Birds Come?
Dec 18, 2015
A United Nations report was launched today to examine the key factors that determine the success of the Special Economic Zones (SEZ) in China and African countries during the international symposium on “Industrial Parks and Globalization: Experience Sharing between China and Africa”, co-hosted by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) China and Tsinghua University School of Social Sciences.
Supporting Africa to Ride the Chinese Lion of Industrialization
Dec 8, 2015
Today during the 1st sub-forum of the Forum on China-Africa Co-operation on poverty reduction, The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), representatives of the Made in Africa Initiative and the Finance Center for South-South Cooperation (FCSSC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding to support sustainable and inclusive industrial development in Africa.
Improving Livelihoods of Ethnic Minority Women Shapes Development of Family and Community
Nov 24, 2015
Beijing, 24th Nov 2015- United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today signed a partnership agreement in Beijing with the Huayi Brothers Foundation to contribute towards ethnic minority women empowerment and development. This is part of a wider UNDP targeted poverty alleviation project, which aims for the poorest and most vulnerable in ethnic minority regions increasingly to participate in and benefit more equitably from China’s social and economic development through their traditional skills and crafts.
Innovative Ideas For Development
Nov 24, 2015
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), with globally renowned franchise TEDxBejijing, today agreed to a long-term partnership to promote innovative ideas for development and enable Chinese voices to contribute to the global dialogue on making the world a better place.