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Progress against the multiple dimensions of poverty was made before the pandemic – but now it is at risk
New figures released today show that before the COVID-19 pandemic hit, progress was being made in tackling multidimensional poverty, according to the global Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI), a…
UN Iran COVID19 Socio-Economic Recovery Programme Offer
Global human development – which can be measured as a combination of the world’s education, health and living standards – could decline this year for the first time since the concept was introduced in…
UNDP's aim is to support the Iranian women headed households in working towards building stories of resilience, change, and achievement
This paper focuses on social protection support and is one in a series of knowledge products from the IEO focusing on important areas of UNDP support to countries in crisis
Forbes' interview with UNDP Iran Resident Representative on Lake Urmia.
Women in Chopoghlou village, south of Lake Urmia, have been sewing masks and gowns to support those at the forefront of the COVID-19 pandemic.
With economies stumbling and unemployment soaring, UN ramps up plans for social and economic recovery alongside WHO-led health response.
The Government of Japan has generously contributed US$ 1 million to continue to support conservation and restoration efforts of the Lake Urmia basin through the UNDP Iran. This is Japan’s seventh…
The European Union (EU) provided EUR 10 million to support the restoration of the transboundary Hamoun wetlands at the Iran-Afghanistan border