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China a Leader in Sustainability after Reform

This year marks 40 years of China's reform and opening-up. Over the four decades, China's growth and progress has been remarkable. In 1978, China's economy was smaller than that of the Netherlands,…  


Nicholas Rosellini: Welcoming Remarks UN Day Event 2018

Welcoming Remarks at the 2018 UN Day Event, by Nicholas Rosellini, UN Resident Coordinator  


Strengthening Legal Aid Services for People Living with HIV

Legal aid services for people living with HIV are being strengthened as part of a national project to counter stigma and discrimination, provide opportunity for legal redress for rights violations and…  


Sharing China’s Experience to Build Back Better

The Workshop on South-South Cooperation under the Belt and Road Initiative: China’s South-South Assistance to Disaster Recovery Efforts kicked off today, organized by the United Nations Development…  


The Bill China Cannot Afford: Health Economic and Social Costs of China’s Tobacco Epidemic

Tobacco use kills approximately 6 million people globally every year and is a significant threat to health and development. It is one of the main risk factors driving the growing epidemic of…  


Tobacco - China’s addiction to an outdated and impoverishing economy

Smoking-related diseases are on track to claim more than 200 million lives in China this century, a new joint WHO/UNDP report warns. The majority of these deaths will occur in China’s poorest and most…  

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