“We have not felt so fragile in the world as we do now” – Special Advisor to UN Secretary-General on the SDGs said in Iran
Jun 5, 2016
Dr. Jeffrey Sachs, Special Advisor to the United Nations Secretary-General on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) recently visited Iran and attended an event at the Department of Environment where he launched a SDGs book.
Screening of GEF SGP/UNDP documentary films in 5th Green Film Festival of Iran
May 17, 2016
The Green Film Festival of Iran has invited SGP to showcase some of its project documentaries as a model for participatory and sustainable development projects.
Iran is a pioneer country in the region to eliminate malaria
May 16, 2016
Dr. Allan Schapira, member of the highest technical team in WHO/HQ met Mr. Gary Lewis, United Nations Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative.
Heroes in small villages
May 4, 2016
In order to increase protection against Malaria - particularly among marginalized people in remote areas - the involvement of the local community members was planned and practiced in National Malaria Elimination Program and supported by Global Fund malaria project of UNDP.
End Malaria for Good
Apr 26, 2016
On 25th April, the University of Medical Sciences in Hamedan held an event to commemorate WMD2016. Present at the event were; government officials, academia, media, representatives from the World Health Organization (WHO) and UNDP.
UNDP: Fastest Population Shift in History Means Make or Break for Asia-Pacific
Apr 26, 2016
Long-term planning now can bring unprecedented growth and tackle poverty, conflict and migration
Japan makes third contribution to support restoration efforts in Lake Urmia
Apr 5, 2016
Government of Japan continues to support restoration efforts in Lake Urmia by contributing USD 1 million to UNDP.
- UNDP Iran releases project one-pagers Mar 31, 2016
Women of South Khorasan: sources of inspiration
Mar 30, 2016
In commemoration of Iran national Women’s Day – a day to reflect on progress made and to celebrate acts of courage and determination by ordinary women who have played an extraordinary role in their communities – we are telling Fatemeh and Esmat’s stories.
Sustainable Development Goal 5 – Gender Equality
Mar 29, 2016
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), otherwise known as the Global Goals, build on the Millennium Development Goals(MDGs). Learn more about SDG 5.