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The Impact of Agriculture-Related WTO Agreements on The Domestic Legal Framework inThe Kingdom of Nepal Under the term of its accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO),Nepal committed to review existing law and regulations to ensure compliance with several technical Agreements affecting trade in agriculture goods,including the General Agreement o...
FAO, (2006)
Africa Regional Report On The Sustainable Development Goals The present report is a summary of the Africa Regional Report on Sustainable Development Goals, prepared under the framework of the Africa Rio+20 follow-up, and the post-2015 development agenda consultative processes. It is based on information gathe...
UN, (2015)
Business And The United Nations: Working Together Towards The Sustainable Development Goals The scale and ambition of the new Sustainable Development Goals require us to be bold and creative in how we work together to achieve them. A great deal has been written and learnt about how business can engage as an equal partner in this endeavour. ...
UN, (2015)
UNDP Annual Report 2012/2013 2012 marked the beginning of a process of reinvigorating the global development agenda. At Rio+20, the UN Conference on Sustainable Development, UN Member States agreed that sustainable development is the only viable path forward, based on integrate...
UNDP, (2013)
Brochure on Green Homes Promoting Sustainable Housing in Nepal UN-Habitat is addressing urban climate change agenda through Cities and Climate Change Initiatives (CCCI). Collaborating with European Union under SWITCH Asia call for Sustainable Consumption and Production, UN-Habitat and partners are promoting sust...
UNHABITAT, (2014)
Eco-Home for Sustainable Water Management: A Case Study in Kathmandu, Nepal Problems associated with the lack of clean drinking water and polluted water bodies are common to many cities in developing countries. With rapid urbanization and increasing pressure on city governments, who often lack adequate financial as well as h...
UNHABITAT, (2008)
Nepal- Millennium Development Goals Progress Report 2010 At the onset of the new millennium, 189 world leaders from Member States of the United Nations made a historic commitment during the United Nations Millennium Summit in 2000 when they agreed to meet the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) with the ai...
UN, GoN, (2010)
Open Working Group proposal for Sustainable Development Goals The outcome document of the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development,entitled “The future we want”, inter alia, set out a mandate to establish an open working group a set of sustainable development goals for consideration and appropriate ...
UN, (2015)
Statement by Mr. Robert Piper: UN Resident Coordinator In Nepal On behalf Of The UN Country Team On The Occasion Of Stand Up And Take Action Against Poverty (16th October) In the year 2000, another very distinguished group, the largest gathering of Heads of State, ever, reflected on the close of an old millennium and the opening of a new one at the Millennium Summit in New York. A key element in the Millennium Declarat...
UN, (2009)
Sustainable Development In Action: Special Report On Voluntary Commitments And Partnerships For Sustainable Development (July 2014) Partnerships and voluntary commitments for sustainable development are multi-stakeholder initiatives voluntarily undertaken by Governments, intergovernmental organizations, major groups and others stakeholders to contribute to the implementation of i...
UN, (2014)
Sustainable Development in the 21st Century (SD21): National Institutions for Sustainable Development- A preliminary review of the institutional literature This report is part of the "Sustainable development in the 21st century" (SD21) project, an undertaking of the Division for Sustainable Development of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA) funded by the European Commi...
UN, (2012)
दिगो बिकास लक्ष्यहाँरु वार्शिक पर्‍तिबेदन २०१७ सन २०१६ मा दिगो बिकास लक्ष्यको पर्‍तिबेदन पर्‍काशन गर्ने विश्व्कै पहिलो राष्ट्र नेपाल हो । वर्तमान बिकास सम्ब्न्धी बिस्तृत विवरन एबम दिगो विकास लक्ष्यको पारम्भिक आधार उक्त प्रतिबेदनमा उल्लेख छ । प्रतिबेदनले दिगो बिकास लक्ष्य कार्ययोजना र कार्यान्व्य...
UNDP, (2016)
#30 UN Essay 2015: My United Nations- A Vision For The Future United Nations was created for the purpose of bringing hope among people reassuring them peace and security after Second World War. As the calendars started to turn for seven decades, a fresh page of problems were discussed every year. Similarly, the...
UNIC, (2015)
#33 UN Essay 2015: My United Nations- A Vision For The Future United Nation is an intergovernmental organization to promote international co-operation. The journey of UN started from 24 October 1945 with 51 member states as its founder Nation, now there are 193 member states, the legitimacy of UN. In present ti...
UNIC, (2015)
#69 UN Essay 2015: My United Nations- A vision for the future United Nation Organization (UNO), established for the maintenance of international peace and security and cooperation in establishing political, economic, social, cultural and humanitarian fields among nation and promotes respect for human rights and...
UNIC, (2015)
Enhancing Capacities for Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Management for Sustainable Livelihoods in Agriculture Sector - Project Findings and Recommendations The project is the follow-up of the previous FAO-UNDP joint project entitled UNJP/NEP/005/UNJ. Since the previous project was for short period (January 2010 to December 2011), it was realized that concrete recommendations...
FAO, (2013)
Governing Council of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme The present report reviews progress in respect of cooperation between the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) and other entities within the United Nations system, intergovernmental organizations outside the United Nations system ...
UNHABITAT, (2015)
Sustainable Development Goals: Information And Guidance For Volunteer Organizations The 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and their 169 targets are part of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, which will guide policy and funding for the next 15 years. The 2030 agenda is a plan of action for people, planet and prosperit...
UNV, (2015)
The Global Goals for Sustainable Development The Sustainable Development Goals aim to end poverty by 2030. World leaders have set a plan of action for people, planet and prosperity. Eradicating poverty in all its forms and dimensions, including extreme poverty, is the greatest global challenge ...
UNDP, (2016)
Over 350 Nepali Migrant Workers Assisted By Qatar Development Fund in Past Two Years Over 350 vulnerable Nepalese have been helped to returned home from the abroad over the past two years through a project implemented by UN Migration Agency and funded by Qatar Development Fund. The project "Return Assistance to Stranded Nepalese Migr...
GON-IOM-SOQ, (2017)
Accelerating Progress Towards the Economic Empowerment of Rural Women Rural women constitute 43 percent of the total 83 percent population living in the rural areas of Nepal. As in many developing countries, women have played an important and often unrecognized role in the agriculture sector in Nepal that sustains near...
UNWOMEN, FAO, WFP, (2016)
Global Financial Crisis, Volatile Food Prices, make Agricultural Focus Urgent, UN Human Rights Food Expert tells UN Commission on Sustainable Development. NEW YORK / GENEVA -- The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the right to food, Mr. Olivier De Schutter, has outlined some of the crucial choices that must be made to design more sustainable food systems in a world facing climate change and declinin...
OHCHR, (2009)
Statement by Annette Lyth Human Rights Officer Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights in Nepal Delivered at a mass gathering on Sustainable Peace and Realization of Human Rights for All Public Youth School, Siraha The Women’s Charter for Equality and Just Peace describes well the situation of women in Nepal: “Women are sidelined and (permitted) to perform limited roles (among) women due to class, caste, religion, sexual orientation, geography, language and phy...
UNOHCHR, (2007)
Substantive Equality: Progress Of Women In Nepal (1995-2015) Twenty years have passed since UN member countries and civil society activists gathered in Beijing for the Fourth World Conference on Women, which concluded with the adoption of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action (BPfA). This year, in 20...
FEDO, UNWOMEN, (2015)
Progress Of The World's Women: Transforming Economies Realizing Rights (2015-2016) Twenty years after the landmark Fourth World Conference on Women in Beijing, and at a time when the global community is defining the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for the post-2015 era, the global consensus on the need to achieve gender equali...
UNWOMEN, (2016)
United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Nepal Press Release – 19 October 2006 High Commissioner Tables Report on Nepal at the General Assembly The positive steps which have been taken and highlights the fact that the peace process offers a hope of continuing improvements in respect for human rights by all parties. #PeaceProcess #SustainablePeace #NepaleseArmy #Respect #Protection #Abuse...
UNOHCHR, (2006)
Global Sustainable Development Report: Building the Common Future We Want ( September 2013) Since the creation of the United Nations, the world’s peoples have aspired to make progress on the great global issues of peace, freedom, development and environment remain universal aspirations today,and it has been increasingly acknowledged that th...
UN, UNCSD, (2013)
Sustainable Development in Action: Special Report Of THe SD In Action Newsletter (Issue 1 - July 2013) Voluntary commitments and partnerships for sustainable development are multi-stakeholder initiatives voluntarily undertaken by Governments, intergovernmental organizations, major groups and others that aim to contribute to the implementation of inter...
UN, (2013)
Women's Voice Enrich Nepali Public Life Despite a relatively gender balanced birth rate, today for every 100 women, there are only 94 men. This is because of a mass economic migration pattern leaving women to take on more non-traditional gender roles out of necessity. But the hardships are...
UN, (2017)
महिला आवज सुन्नुपर्छ नेपाली राजनीतिमा महिलाले यथोचित स्थान पाउँदै गएका छन। उनिहरु मतदाता र उम्मेदवारका रूपमा दर्ज भएका छन, राजनीतिक पद पार्‍प्तिका लागी अगर्‍सर छन एवम दुरदराजदेखी राजधानीसम्म्का नागरिक कर्तब्य निर्बाह गर्दैछन। यसले समतापूर्ण राज्नितिक स्वरको आधारभुमी ...
UN, (2017)
Innovation in Nepal-Idea Studio Despite difficult geographical terrains, prevalence of poverty, complexities in socioeconomic structures and a decade-long civil conflict, Nepal made great strides in the substantial number of areas for social development over the last few decades....
Nepal NCO, UNICEF, (2014)
Nepali Business Community Commits to Contribute to Nepal's Sustainable Development The Business Coalition for the SDGs is a voluntary group of like minded enterprises, which understand the need to align their business operations with the SDGs and work with other actors in Nepal to achieve sustainable development. Businesses joining...
UNDP, (2017)
Cooperatives And The Sustainable Development Goals: A Contribution To The Post-2015 Development Debate The United Nations Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) have successfully drawn the world’s attention to the significance of ending extreme poverty and exclusion. But, time is running out on meeting all the targets by the end of 2015. To maintain the ...
ILO, (2014)
Financing for Gender Equality in the Context of the Sustainable Development Goals This paper identifies a series of macro-level tools to create a supportive environment and generate the resources to promote Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) related to gender equality. A key argument is that financing for gender equality can be ...
UNWOMEN, (2016)
Financing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development The “supremely ambitious and transformative vision” embodied in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development includes a goal to achieve gender equality for all women and girls and a re-commitment to governments’ human rights obligations.At the same ti...
UNWOMEN, (2016)
Gender Dimensions Of Regional Cooperation And Integration In South Asia: Gender, Trade And Green Growth The report, Gender, Trade and Green Growth in Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, and Nepal, explores the interconnections between gender equality, regional trade, and sustainable development. The study builds on the premise that green growth frameworks devoi...
UNWOMEN, (2014)
Beyond 2015- Sustainable Development Goals And The Relationship To A Post 2015 Global Development Framework: A Beyond 2015 Policy Paper Beyond 2015 welcomes the attention that is being given to the need for a global over-arching cross-thematic development framework by the international community, and hopes that the thinking around Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will be a constr...
UN, (2012)
Post-2015 And SDGs: Nourishing People, Nurturing The Planet (May 2015) Highlights: 1. Production systems and the policies and institutions that underpin global food security are increasingly inadequate. 2. Sustainable agriculture must nurture healthy ecosystems and support the sustainable management of land, water an...
FAO, (2015)
Trends In Sustainable Development: Chemicals, Mining, Transport And Waste Management This report highlights key developments and recent trends in chemicals, mining, transport and waste management. In addition to considering these four themes, the Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD) addresses the progress of the “Ten Year Fram...
UN, (2010)
Trends in Sustainable Development: Towards Sustainable Consumption and Production The Johannesburg Plan of Implementation refers to sustainable consumption and production (SCP), along with poverty eradication and conservation of the natural resource base, as essential precondition for sustainable development. The idea of sustainab...
UN, (2010)
YOUTH INVOLVEMENT IN THE PEACEFUL AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF NEPAL The Comprehensive Peace Agreement was signed in 2006 after a decade-long conflict, the effects were far reaching and devastating. Women became widows,children lost their parents, many lost their property and jobs, schools were closed. Youths suffered...
UNPFN, (2017)
OHCHR-­Nepal Check against delivery Address by Louise Arbour United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights 20 January 2007 Kathmandu, Nepal Respect for human rights is an essential foundation for peace and democracy in all countries.Human rights must be key components in the negotiations as well as in the implementation stage of a peace process.longstanding human rights issues as part of...
UNOHCHR, (2007)
Annual Report 2010 (Empowered Lives, Resilient Nations) The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) is the UN’s global development network, advocating for change and connecting countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life. It is on the ground in 166 countries, work...
UNDP, (2010)
UNDP in Nepal: Results From 2011 This UNDP Nepal Annual Report 2011 highlights some of the organisation’s significant results across are Program areas: Peace building, Recovery and Reintegration; Transitional Democratic Governance; Inclusive Growth and Sustainable Livelihoods; Energ...
UNDP, (2011)
Country Programme Nepal (2013-2017) Standard Project Report 2016 World Food Programme in Nepal, State of (NP) WFP has two ongoing projects that serve Bhutanese refugees in Nepal: the country programme (CP) 200319 and the protracted relief and recovery operation (PRRO) 200787. These projects aim to prevent undernutrition and enable year-round access to food f...
WFP, (2017)
The Poverty-Environment Initiative (PEI) In Nepal Natural resources such as forests, agricultural lands, biodiversity and water resources are the livelihood base of almost 90% of Nepal’s population. Altogether, they represent almost 40% of the country’s GDP. While in the last decades considerable pr...
GoN, UNDP, (2012)
National socioeconomic surveys in forestry Forests can provide important provisioning, supporting, regulating and cultural servicesfor households and communities. They are often important sources of food, fodder andconstruction materials, as well as sources of energy and medicines. Generally,...
CPF-FAO, (2016)
A Life Of Dignity For All: Accelerating Progress Towards The Millennium Development Goals And Advancing The United Nations Development Agenda Beyond 2015 (26 July 2013) The present report is submitted pursuant to General Assembly resolution 65/1, in which the Assembly requested the Secretary-General to report annually on progress in the implementation of the Millennium Development Goals until 2015 and to make recomm...
UN, (2013)
Millennium Development Goal 8 The Global Partnership for Development: Time to Deliver- MDG Gap Task Force With only four years remaining in which to achieve the key targets of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), most of the world’s Heads of State and Government came to the United Nations in September 2010 to take stock of progress made thus far. Des...
UN, (2011)
International Convention on Distr.: General `Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (Ninety-fifth session ) presents the Summary record of the 2626th meeting Held at the Palais Wilson, Geneva, on Monday, 30 April 2018, at 3 p.m. At the invitation of the Chair, the delegation of ...
UN, (2018)
International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (Ninety-second session ) presents the summary record of the 2627th meeting Held at the Palais Wilson, Geneva, on Tuesday, 1 May 2018, at 10 a.m. At the invitation of the Chair, the delegation of N...
UN, (2018)
SDGs Roadshow Started in Nepalgunj On the occasion of the 71st UN Day today, the UN Country Team in Nepal has launched a nationwide ‘SDGs Roadshow’ as a campaign to raise awareness on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), starting from Nepalgunj. The Roadshow was participated by ...
UN, (2016)
Promoting and Safeguarding Nepal’s Intangible Heritage: Workshop on Developing Safeguarding Plans, 21-25 November 2016 UNESCO supports Nepal in building national capacities through the development Of safeguarding plans for intangible cultural heritage. This workshop is a part of the UNESCO global capacity-building programme to create positive institutional and profe...
UNESCO, (2016)
Conservation and Sustainable Use of Wetlands in Nepal Conservation and Sustainable Use of Wetlands in Nepal (CSUWN) is project to ensure the maintenance and enhancement of wetland biodiversity and environmental goods and services for improved local livelihoods in Nepal. CSUWN project is to strengthen na...
CSUWN, GEF, UNDP, (2008)
United Nations Development Programme The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is the United Nation’s global development network, advocating for change and connecting countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life. It is on the ground in 177 co...
UNAIDS, UNDP, (2015)
The Sustainable Development Goals Report (2018) The Sustainable Development Goals Report 2018 reviews progress in the third year of implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. This overview presents highlights of progress and remaining gaps for all 17 Sustainable Development Goa...
UN, (2018)
Water for Asian Cities Programmer Nepal (Annual Report 2006) The WAC Programme is supporting the implementation of the water and sanitation related Millennium Development Goals and targets (MDGs) in Asian cities, specifically promoting pro-poor governance, water demand management, increased attention to enviro...
GoN, UNHABITAT, ADB, (2006)
FAO And The 17 Sustainable Development Goals FAO is a specialized UN agency with unique expertise in the three dimensions of sustainable development. FAO can support the implementation of a transformative 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development that will see people interact harmoniously with th...
FAO, (2015)
Sustainable Development Goals The Sustainable Development Goals aim to end poverty by 2030. World leaders have set a plan of action for people, planet and prosperity. Eradicating poverty in all its forms and dimensions, including extreme poverty, is the greatest global challenge ...
UN, (2016)
DSG Ms. Amina J. Mohammed's Nepal Visit 2018 Soon upon the arrival, the Deputy Secretary General of the United Nations Ms. Amina J. Mohammed met with Rt. Hon. Prime Minister of Nepal KP Sharma Oli & Hon. Minister of Foreign Affairs Pradeep Gyawali. Both the meetings focused on Nepal-UN bilatera...
UNIC, (2018)
DSG Ms. Amina J. Mohammed's Nepal Visit 2018 Soon upon the arrival, the Deputy Secretary General of the United Nations Ms. Amina J. Mohammed met with Rt. Hon. Prime Minister of Nepal KP Sharma Oli & Hon. Minister of Foreign Affairs Pradeep Gyawali. Both the meetings focused on Nepal-UN bilatera...
UNIC, (2018)
DSG Ms. Amina J. Mohammed's Nepal Visit 2018 Soon upon the arrival, the Deputy Secretary General of the United Nations Ms. Amina J. Mohammed met with Rt. Hon. Prime Minister of Nepal KP Sharma Oli & Hon. Minister of Foreign Affairs Pradeep Gyawali. Both the meetings focused on Nepal-UN bilatera...
UNIC, (2018)
DSG Ms. Amina J. Mohammed's Nepal Visit 2018 Soon upon the arrival, the Deputy Secretary General of the United Nations Ms. Amina J. Mohammed met with Rt. Hon. Prime Minister of Nepal KP Sharma Oli & Hon. Minister of Foreign Affairs Pradeep Gyawali. Both the meetings focused on Nepal-UN bilatera...
UNIC, (2018)
Millennium Development Goal 8: Taking Stock Of The Global Partnership For Development This report of the United Nations MDG Gap Task Force is the final report in a series that takes stock of recent achievements and gaps in the implementation of Millennium Development Goal (MDG) 8. As has been reported throughout the monitoring process...
UN, (2015)
National Workshop on EFA Goal of Early Childhood Development clarifying The Concept And Policy Guidlines A National Workshop on Meeting the EFA Goal of Early Childhood Development: Clarifying the Concept and Policy Guidelines was organized jointly by the Department of Education, Ministry of Education and Sports and UNESCO Country Office, Nepal from 21 t...
GoN, UNESCO, (2003)
SDGs in Nepal Goal 11: Info-graphics Where do Nepal’s seven provinces stand in terms of each of the Sustainable Development Goals? This series of infographics developed by United Nations Nepal in partnership with Nepal in Data and published in the Republica national daily, illustrates h...
UNDP, (2018)
Trends in Maternal Mortality: 1990 To 2015 - Estimates by WHO, UNICEF, UNFPA, World Bank Group And The United Nations Population Division In 2000, the United Nations (UN) Member States pledged to work towards a series of Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), including the target of a three-quarters reduction in the 1990 maternal mortality ratio (MMR; maternal deaths per 100 000 live bir...
WHO, UNICEF, UNFPA, UNDP, (2015)
STRENGTHENING THE CAPACITY OF THE NATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS COMMUNICATION Strengthing the capacity of the national human rights commission work on strengthining legal and policy framework has helped volnerable groups enjoy their human rights. UNDP OHCHR support NHRC developed the project strengthening the capacity of nat...
UNDP, (2014)
2014 Annual Results Report: Health Overall, 2014 was a year of marking progress towards meeting global goals for reducing child mortality. Under-5 mortality has declined at a faster rate than at any other time during the past two decades, and among the poor in all regions. The global ...
UNICEF, (2014)
IFAD to Support Loan and Grant to Enhance Sustainable Agricultural Growth in Nepal The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) will extend a loan and grant of US$39 million to the Government of Nepal to finance the Improved Seeds for Farmers Programme (Kisankalagi Unnat Biu-Bijan Karyakram in Nepali) with the goal o...
IFAD, (2012)
Millennium Development Goals - Progress Report 2002 The UN global conferences of the 1990s drew up a number of key global development goals and targets. The core list of such goals and targets became known as the International Development Targets (IDTs). In September 2000, 147 Heads of State and Gover...
UN, HMG Nepal, (2002)
Baseline Survey Report: Decentralized Planning For The Children Programme Nepal ranks at 144th out of 174 countries in terms of the Human Development Index (UNDP,19999). It is the poorest social sector performer in the entire South Asia region, the situation of children and women is worse. Nepal has ratified both CEDAW and...
UNICEF, DDC, NPC, MLD, (2000)
The Sustainable Development Goals Report 2016 On 1 January 2016, the world officially began implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development—the trans formative plan of action based on 17 Sustainable Development Goals—to address urgent global challenges over the next 15 years. This ...
UN, (2016)
Lessons Learned: Nepal’s Experience Implementing Sustainable Rural Tourism Development Model of Tourism for Rural Poverty Alleviation Programme (APRIL 2007) #SustainableRuralTourism #ParticipationInTourismDevelopmentActivities #RuralDevelopment #TRPAP The Tourism for Rural Poverty Alleviation Programme (TRPAP) aims to improve the livelihood of people by harnessing their participation in tourism development activities. TRPAP contributes to poverty alleviation in the country by mainstreaming sustain...
GoN, UNDP, (2007)
Mainstreaming the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development: Interim Reference Guide to UN Country Teams This document is designed as a reference guide for UN Country Teams (UNCTs), under the leadership of the UN Resident Coordinators, that wish to support Member States and national stakeholders in tailoring The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development t...
UN, (2015)
Towards Green and Inclusive Prosperity – Building Green Economies that Deliver on Poverty Reduction As global efforts focus on defining the development agenda beyond 2015, central to which will be the eradication of poverty, a reduction in inequality and sustainable development, a key challenge for national governments is designing and implementing...
UNEP, UNDP, (2015)
UNFPA in Asia and the Pacific: Because Everyone Counts UNFPA’s work is guided by the 1994 International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) and the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) for 2015. Each provides benchmarks for national efforts to reduce poverty, promote health and gender equality...
UNFPA, (2010)
GEF SGP COUNTRY PROGRAMME STRATEGY FOR OPERATIONAL PHASE 6 (2015-2018) This Country Programme Strategy (CPS) is the primary document guiding the development, implementation, and monitoring and evaluation of the GEF SGP Nepal activities during the Sixth Operational Phase (i.e. 2015 - 2018). The CPS, which builds on aroun...
UNDP, (2015)
Trends In Sustainable Development: Agriculture, Rural Development, Land, Desertification And Drought: (2008-2009) Strong agricultural growth has been a consistent feature of countries that have successfully managed to reduce poverty. GDP growth generated in agriculture is, on average,four times more effective in benefiting the poorest half of the population than...
UN, (2008)
Short Duration Country Programme Document Nepal The short-duration country program document for Nepal is presented to the Executive Board for discussion and approval. The Board is requested to approve the aggregate indicative budget of $5,250,000 from regular resources, subject to the availability...
UN, (2006)
UN WOMEN and the Sustainable Development Goals The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) seek to change the course of the 21st century, addressing key challenges such as poverty, inequality, and violence against women. Women empowerment is a pre-condition for this.Women have a critical role to pl...
UNWOMEN, (2015)
Women’s Empowerment and its Link to Sustainable Development The Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), a functional commission of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), is a global policy-making body dedicated exclusively to promoting gender equality and the empowerment of women. The Commi...
UNWOMEN, (2016)
A Human Rights-Based Approach To Health A human rights-based approach (HRBA) aims to support better and more sustainable development outcomes by analyzing and addressing the inequalities, discriminatory practices (de jure ad de facto) and unjust power relations which are often at the heart...
WHO, UNHR, (1970)
Analysis of Public Understanding and Transformation of Knowledge – A Result Study of Knowledge Management The purpose of this research is to understand the perception of public towards the digital effort of knowledge management undertaken by UN Information Centre (UNIC), Kathmandu. The introduction of UN Digital Repository in Nepal (UNDRN) to the public...
UNIC, (2016)
Assessment of Village Development Committee Governance and the Use of Block Grants A priority of the Government of Nepal and its development partners is to provide Nepal’s rural communities with the authority, tools and resources to plan and actively participate in the implementation of the development of their local areas. From f...
UNDP, (2009)
Enabling environment for sustainable enterprises in Nepal The 96th session of the International Labour Conference, held in Geneva in 2007, adopted conclusions for the promotion of sustainable enterprises and identified 17 elements of an enabling environment for sustainable enterprises. An environment conduc...
ILO, (2018)
Nepal Millennium Development Goals Progress Report 2005 This report has been prepared by His Majesty's Government of Nepal and the United Nations, on behalf of all development partners and citizens of Nepal.This document, the Millennium Development Goals Progress Report 2005, and the second in the series...
HMG Nepal, UNDP, (2005)
2018 State of the World’s Volunteerism Report Volunteerism connects people, enabling them to work together to tackle the pressing issues of our time. The adoption of the 2030 Agenda and its Sustainable Development Goals by world leaders almost three years ago charted a trajectory to a shared fut...
UNV, (2018)
How AIDS Changed Every Thing ( MDG 6: 15 Years, 15 Lessons Of Hope From The AIDS Response ) Audacious and seemingly out of reach in 2000, the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) aspiration now seems small and meek when compared to the sustainable development goal of ending the AIDS epidemic by 2030. Back in 2000, AIDS was described as a “runa...
UNAIDS, (2015)
Realizing the Potential The report, scheduled for publication in early 2014, reflects the views of States and stakeholders and shows that the Programme of Action has significantly contrib- uted to tangible progress: fewer women today are dying in pregnancy and childbirth; s...
UNFPA, (2013)
UNDP And Climate Change: Zero Carbon, Sustainable Development Highlights: 1. UNDP’S Vision is one where all developing countries can achieve a zero carbon and sustainable future. 2. To achieve this vision, countries must rapidly transform their economies, such as by greening their energy, infrastructure, agri...
UNDP, (2016)
UNDP Policy And Programme Brief: UNDP Support To The Implementation Of The 2030 Agenda For Sustainable Development The Millennium Declaration unleashed an unprecedented era of global development cooperation. A compact between developed and developing nations, it focused on addressing poverty, hunger, disease and some environmental issues (MDGs 1–7) in the develop...
UNDP, (2016)
Annual Report 2011/2012: The Sustainable Future We Want UNDP has a presence on the ground in over 170 countries and territories and decades of concrete development experience in countries ranging from fragile States to middle-income countries like Brazil and Indonesia. This, combined with our four focus a...
UNDP, (2011)
Assessment of Village Development Committee Governance and the Use of Block Grants UNDP Nepal’s over-riding priorities in 2008 were to help consolidate peace after the end of the 1996–2006 armed conflict and to continue working for Nepal’s long term development by contributing to reducing poverty and helping the country achieve the...
UNDP, (2009)
UNDP Annual Report 2006: Supporting Progress Through Equality The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is the UN’s global development network, advocating for change and connecting countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life. It is on the ground in 166 countries, wo...
UNDP, (2006)
From MDGs To SDGs: A New Era For Global Public Health 2016–2030 The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are relevant to all countries worldwide. While the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) set a limited number of human development targets for poverty eradication, health, education, food security and nutrition,...
WHO, (2015)
Health In The Post-2015 UN Development Agenda Health is central to development. Health-related issues are prominent in the current MDG framework, with three out of the eight goals directly referring to health conditions. The purpose of this paper is to consider the role of health in the developm...
UNAIDS, UNICEF, UNFPA, WHO, (2015)
Lessons Learned: Nepal’s Experience Implementing Sustainable Rural Tourism Development Model The Tourism for Rural Poverty Alleviation Programme (TRPAP) aims to improve the livelihood of people by harnessing their participation in tourism development activities. TRPAP is active insix districts of Nepal, namely Taplejung (Kangchenjunga), Solu...
UNDP, (2007)
Sustainable And Inclusive Development ( Chapter 3) Income and social inequality remain major challenges throughout the Asia-Pacific region. Some previously highly unequal East and South Asian countries, such as Nepal, Thailand, Malaysia and Philippines, witnessed decreasing inequality, while other pr...
UNDP, (2015)
Sustainable Development Goals The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has been one of the leading organizations working to achieve the MDGs. Present in more than 170 countries and territories, we funded projects that helped fulfil the Goals. We championed the Goals so tha...
UNDP, (2015)
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