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UNDP concludes Digital Hackathon in Punjab to find solutions for Climate Change disasters and COVID-19

Islamabad, June 30, 2020 (PPI-OT): The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) concluded the final event of the “Master the Disaster” Digital Hackathon for Disaster Risk Reduction in Punjab, yesterday. After two successful digital Hackathons in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Sindh, the...
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UNDP organizes Digital Hackathon in Sindh to find solutions for Climate Change disasters and COVID-19

Karachi, June 08, 2020 (PPI-OT):The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) concluded the Sindh segment of the “Master the Disaster” Digital Hackathon for Disaster Risk Reduction today – the second in a series of online hackathons held in partner...
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UNDP supports the National Health Hackathon for local health care tech-solutions for communicable diseases including COVID-19

Islamabad, April 22, 2020 (PPI-OT): UNDP partnered with National Incubation Center (NIC), Jazz xlr8, and Ministry of National Health Services Regulation and Coordination to support the National Health Hackathon. The online Hackathon was launched in response to...
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COVID-19: Looming crisis in developing countries threatens to devastate economies and ramp up inequality

New York, March 30, 2020 (PPI-OT): The growing COVID-19 crisis threatens to disproportionately hit developing countries, not only as a health crisis in the short term but as a devastating social and economic crisis over the months and years to...
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UNDP, UNICEF and Government of KP to work together for girls’ access to quality education in Kurram and Orakzai districts

  Islamabad, February 20, 2020 (PPI-OT):A project launch ceremony was held in Peshawar where the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Elementary and Secondary Education Department of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa have signed a Memorandum of Understand...
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UNDP and Peshawar High Court organise All Pakistan High Court Registrars Conference to promote judicial collaboration and exchange of knowledge 

Islamabad, February 17, 2020 (PPI-OT):UNDP and Peshawar High Court have collaborated to initiate a platform that promotes judicial collaboration and exchange of knowledge. The platform makes it possible for all provincial High Courts, High Court of Islamabad C...
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UNDP, UNICEF, and UNFPA host Pakistan’s first National Youth-led policy forum to engage youth in policy making, implementation and accountability

Islamabad, January 16, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan’s first National Youth-led Policy Forum, hosted by United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), and United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in partnership with School of...
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UNDP’s Human Development Report on Inequality launched today

Islamabad, December 09, 2019 (PPI-OT): UNDP’s Human Development Report (HDR) – “Beyond Income, Beyond Averages, Beyond Today: Inequalities in Human Development in the 21st Century” – was launched today in Bogota, Colombia with the presence of...
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UNDP and Byco Petroleum Pakistan Limited to undertake water conservation initiatives

Islamabad, October 29, 2019 (PPI-OT): The year 2025 has been marked as the year when Pakistan might turn from a “water-stressed” country to a “water-scarce” country. Pakistan has only a 30-day water storage capacity while the water shortage is at...
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