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25 Septiembre 2014
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) presented the Mahbub ul Haq Award for Human Development to Dr. Gro Harlem Brundtland, the first woman Prime Minister of Norway and currently Deputy Chair of The Elders, at a ceremony in New York today. The award is given to an eminent personality who has demonstrated outstanding commitment and...
04 Septiembre 2014
Dear friends of UNDP’s Human Development Report Office, It is with great pleasure that I greet you as the new Director of the Human Development Report Office (HDRO). This is, in a real sense, a homecoming for me and I look forward to leading the HDRO team in delivering on its mission of advancing human development. The first Human Development...
02 Septiembre 2014
“Clear skies with intermittent thunder and lighting” is an odd forecast but an apt description of the larger world we live in. In whatever sunny place you are, you have likely been affected at some point, to some degree, by dark occurrences in far away places. Distant thunder has a way of disrupting peace and quiet. A volcanic eruption in...
15 Agosto 2014
Men are far more likely to die a violent death than women, so why single out violence against women and girls as a challenge for sustainable human development? There are a number of compelling reasons. First of all, deaths related to violence fail to capture the true harm of interpersonal violence. Not all violence results in death nor is...
31 Julio 2014
As successive Human Development Reports have shown, most people in most countries are doing better in human development. Globalization, advances in technology and higher incomes all hold promise for longer, healthier, more secure lives. But there is also a widespread sense of precariousness in the world today. Improvements in living standards can...
24 Julio 2014
Le Rapport sur le développement humain 2014 ‘Pérenniser le progrès humain: réduction des vulnérabilités et renforcement de la résilience’ sera lancé le 24 juillet 2014 à Tokyo à 2 pm Tokyo (GMT + 9) / 1 am New York (GMT -4). La cérémonie du lancement global aura lieu au quartier-général de l’Université des Nations Unies avec le Premier ministre du...
24 Julio 2014
The 2014 Human Development Report 'Sustaining Human Progress: Reducing Vulnerabilities and Enhancing Resilience' will be launched on 24 July in Tokyo at 2 PM Tokyo (GMT + 9) / 1 AM New York (GMT - 4), The global launch ceremony will take place at the United Nations University Headquarters with the Prime Minister of Japan Shinzō Abe, the United...