HDialogue

UNDP Mongolia
19 Février 2015 | HDRO Outreach

2015 marks 25 years since the first Human Development Report introduced a new approach for advancing human flourishing. And while the expression “human development” is widely used, it is understood in different ways around the world.

Work
03 Février 2015 | Selim Jahan

Dans une perspective de développement humain, le concept qui nous concerne n’est pas l’emploi, mais plutôt le travail.

Sunrise
07 Janvier 2015 | Jon Hall and John Helliwell

We start by wishing readers a Happy New Year. We continue by asking you to reflect on what this means. Because happiness can be different things to different people.

War-Peace
16 Décembre 2014 | Des Gasper and Oscar A. Gómez

Insecurity is inherent to human life. And this world of insecurities is full of incoherence: during the most intense part of the war in Iraq after 2003, many more people died from tobacco than from bombs.

Disability
03 Décembre 2014 | Stephen Hawking

En qualité de théoricien de la physique, je comprends parfaitement le concept de vulnérabilité: dans le cosmos, très peu d'objets sont à l'abri des dommages. L'univers lui-même pourrait bien toucher à sa fin un jour.

Data Revolution
07 Novembre 2014 | Selim Jahan

A World That Counts, the report by the UN Secretary General’s Data Revolution Group, was released yesterday.

Bread
04 Novembre 2014 | Lin Yang

Imagine for a moment that you are a baker. Now what would be on your list of essentials for an ultimate, everyday bread recipe? Flour would probably be at the top of your list. A liquid, to act as a binding agent. And heat.

Big Data
07 Octobre 2014 | Enrico Giovannini and Eva Jespersen

Last year the United Nations Secretary General’s High Level Panel Report on the Post-2015 Development Agenda called for a “data revolution”.

Brundtland
02 Octobre 2014 | Dr. Gro Harlem Brundtland

Last week I was delighted to receive UNDP’s Mahbub Ul Haq Award for Outstanding Contribution to Human Development. Not only was this an honour, it was also a welcome opportunity for me to reflect on the past 25 years of human development reporting.

Lightning
02 Septembre 2014 | Khalil Hamdani

“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.