OUR FOCUS

Building Resilience

Build Resilient Society 

UNDP provides policy advice and capacity development assistance to strengthen the coordination of public policy, investment, social and market provisioning for poverty reduction, resilience and environment management.

Our Goals

Building on its role in promoting climate change and the environment, UNDP assistance to national mechanisms aims to foster closer coordination of public investment and social provisioning among national and subnational authorities. The role includes coordination in the rollout and financing of social protection schemes, livelihood and extension support, disaster risk reduction, and early warning systems.

1,600 km

LAND HAS BEEN RELEASED

and reached 6,716 families through our project (March 2016 – May 2017). Still, Cambodia needs to address 1,987 km2 of contaminated land. Clearance operations removed and destroyed 2,023 anti-personnel mines, 60 anti-tank mines and 3,875 items of explosive remnants of war.  

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