Human Development in the News

HDR 2014: Are they listening?

17 September 2014
Source: Business Recorder

Secretary General announces new initiatives in the areas of freedom of expression and democratic participation

16 September 2014
Source: Council of Europe

Regional Launch of the HDR in Montenegro

11 September 2014
Source: Watch the Live Stream at 10 AM CET

Namibia: Over 400 000 Lifted Out of Poverty

15 August 2014
Source: All Africa

Más de 56 millones de ciudadanos dejaron la pobreza en Latinoamérica

29 August 2014
Source: El Pais

Despite progress, many in region remain vulnerable

27 August 2014
Source: Miami Herald

Key Trends in Global Development, Poverty, Health: United Nations Development Programme 2014

26 August 2014
Source: Global Policy

Human Development Report: Reducing vulnerabilities and building resilience of older people

29 July 2014
Source: Help Age

La ONU pide más políticas sociales y de empleo ante el frenazo del desarrollo

24 July 2014
Source: Agencia EFE

U.N. urges sustained effort to improve flagging development

24 July 2014
Source: Reuters

'Eliminating misogyny' key to shaking up Japan's workforce: UNDP chief

24 July 2014
Source: Agence France-Presse

More than 2.2 billion people 'poor or near-poor': UN report

24 July 2014
Source: Agence France-Presse

Annual UN human development report finds halting progress in key measures

24 July 2014
Source: Associated Press

Jobs and social security needed as income inequality widens, UNDP warns

24 July 2014
Source: The Guardian

Climate change ‘single biggest hindrance’ to human development

25 July 2014
Source: Eco-Business

New measures, new insights: the 2014 Human Development Report

24 July 2014
Source: Stephan Klasen, Development Progress Blog

Pardee School hosts workshop on Human Development and Jobs

30 June 2014
Source: Pardee School of Global Studies

Spatial disparity between the capital and the atolls contribute to human development gap

19 June 2014
Source: UNDP Maldives

Get your HDI data App on iTunes

17 June 2014
Source: iTunes (user-contributed application)

Gender Equality Predicts Olympic Success

20 May 2014
Source: Outside Magazine

Inequality is bad for everyone, not only the poor, by Khalid Malik

25 April 2014
Source: Financial Times

Income Inequality and Human Development

06 March 2014
Source: Huffington Post Canada

Inequality, discrimination still ‘major hindrances to progress

22 February 2014
Source: The Citizen

Oxford professor emeritus charts human development

19 February 2014
Source: The NDSM Observer

Burdensome debt and elusive solutions

09 February 2014
Source: Jamaica Observer

U.N. sounds alarm on worsening global income disparities

29 January 2014
Source: Reuters

Paul Krugman on jobs and inequality - The Populist Imperative

24 January 2014
Source: New York Times

GDP now 'woeful' measuring stick for planet's economic health

10 January 2014
Source: Environmental Data Interactive Exchange

Global Economy Growing But May Leave Well-being Behind

10 January 2014
Source: Korea IT Times

Four stories you may have missed in 2013

02 January 2014
Source: CNN

Afghanistan: beyond ethnicity

09 December 2013
Source: Open Democracy

What Climate Change Activists Can Learn from Mandela's Great Legacy

09 December 2013
Source: Think Africa Press

Latest U.N. Report Shows Raider Nation At Bottom Of Human Development Index Rankings

30 August 2013
Source: The Onion

World economy at a watershed

26 August 2013
Source: Dhaka Tribute

Brazil human development ‘doubles in 20 years’: report

30 July 2013
Source: Bloomberg

Does high GDP translate to better living standard?

05 August 2013
Source: Business Day (Nigeria)