• Video - Investing in Human Capital in Cambodia

      Underinvestment in education and its low quality, skill mismatch, lack of employment opportunity among youth – these are some of the concerns currently facing Cambodia. They also represent vulnerabilities that could push back into poverty some of the very people who had recently climbed past the poverty line.

    • Country Programme Document (CPD) for Cambodia 2016 - 2018

      To expand the scope for public action, UNDP will focus assistance on public institutions for poverty reduction and resilience and on strengthening voice and participation. The focus will be on upgrading value chains, financing development sustainably, building resilience and fostering participation. An important tool will be fostering partnerships in the context of transition.

    • 10 ways youth can make an impact

      “We are addressing youth today, because youth have placed themselves on the top of the agenda.”–Secretary General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon

    • Haoliang Xu: “The Future of Development Cooperation in Asia and the Pacific” at Johns Hopkins University

      I am delighted to join you today at this important seminar on the Future of Development Cooperation in Asia and the Pacific aimed at implementing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – also known as the Global Goals. I thank Professor Cinnamon Dornsife, former U.S. Ambassador to the Asian Development Bank for the warm welcome and introduction, and thank you also to the School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University for organising this lecture.

    • Cambodia needs to capitalize on demographic dividend

      A demographic dividend or bonus is a condition where greater proportion of the population is in the working-age against a diminishing total dependency ratio. It is a potential opportunity for countries to accelerate their economic growth through investment in education, health and economic opportunities as more and more resources are now freed due to lower dependency ration.

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Completion Workshop: Cambodia Community Based Adaptation Programme (CCBAP)

3 December - Tonle Bassac ll Restaurant, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Global Launch of Human Development Report 2015

14 December - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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About UNDP in Cambodia

In Cambodia, UNDP works to help Cambodia achieve the simultaneous eradication of poverty and significant reduction of inequalities and exclusion.

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UNDP Cambodia Annual Report 2013

Cambodia is well on track to achieve Millennium Development Goals 1, 4, 5 and 6, and poverty rate is set to fall further below 20 percent in 2014. Declines in infant and maternal mortality have already exceeded 2015 targets (CMDG Report, 2013). 


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