Op-Ed by UNDP Resident Representative in Iran on the occasion of International Women's Day...
A young woman entrepreneur finds opportunity during the pandemic creating a network of rural women...
The agreement between Digikala, as one of the major e-commerce platforms in Iran and UNDP officially came into force in...
Through the implementation of Carbon Sequestration Project, together with national partners, we have accumulated a wealth of knowledge and achieved good results...
Iran is among the 10 largest emitter of Carbon Dioxide (CO2) in the world, and the residential and commercial building sectors are the main contributors of this challenge. UNDP has partnered with the…
Urbanisation continues to be one of the defining trends of the 21st century. By 2050, two-thirds (68%) of the global population will be living in cities. However...
UNDP's Nature, Climate and Energy practice spans 137 countries, with a portfolio directly benefiting 86 million people. Our support to Governments focusses on enabling an inclusive, resilient, green recovery by: building competency to accelerate access to sustainable energy and climate and nature-positive policies and finance; scaling capacity to ensure No One is Left Behind...

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