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Globally, wide inequalities in people’s well-being cast a shadow over Human Development improvements, but Cambodia’s long term progress remains strong

According to the latest Human Development Index, people living in the very high human development countries can expect to live 19 years longer, and spend seven more years in school, than those living…  


On August 23, 2018, the United Nations and UN Development Programme hosted a public lecture titled, 'The Real China Model: What other developing countries should learn from China'.  

The 4th Industrial Revolution: Exploring ways forward for Cambodia

Productive technology is changing the world in which we live – the way we make and consume things: it’s the 4th Industrial Revolution, also known as Industry 4.0.  

Production Forest Strategic Plan: A guiding partway toward ensuring economic development and sustainable forest management

Domestic and regional demand for forest products such as timber, fuelwood, and non-timber forest products has been rapidly growing. The survival and long-term sustainability of the Cambodia’s forests…  

UN Development Programme and Ministry of Environment take steps to measure and mitigate climate change

The Ministry of Environment, with support of the United Nations Development Progromme (UNDP) in Cambodia, organized the Inception workshop on Greenhouse Gases-Inventory and the Mitigation Actions for…  

The Real China Model: What other developing countries should learn from China

The United Nations in Cambodia organized a public lecture during which Professor Yuen Yuen Ang, author of the book How China Escaped the Poverty Trap, spoke on “The Real China Model: What other…  

UN Assistant Secretary-General and UNDP Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific meets with Senior Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation

This morning, Mr. Haoliang Xu, Assistant Secretary-General and United Nations Development Programme’s Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific, met with H.E. Prak Sokhonn, Senior Minister, Minister…  

Fostering private public partnership on promoting inclusive and sustainable initiatives

WorldBridge International Co., Ltd. and the UN Development Programme (UNDP) have signed a multipart Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) and exchanged formal Letters of Collaboration with the United…  

New people-centred approaches needed to ensure no one is left behind in ASEAN

While there has been extraordinary economic progress in the ASEAN region, pockets of multi-dimensional poverty remain. If those who have been left behind – the poorest of the poor – are to be reached,…  

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