Stories


Beating COVID-19 with solidarity

“We don’t wear masks not because we don’t want to, but because we cannot afford to buy them.”  


Conservation communities need our help

Donation campaign launched by UNDP to support conservation communities during the COVID-19 pandemic.  


UNDP powers health clinics in Chad

Solar panels enable better care and healthier communities.  


Drought, rising temperatures, and extreme weather pose risks to Lesotho

How a mountain kingdom is adapting to a changing reality.  


Stopping yaws in its tracks

Mass treatment of endemic communities aims to break the chain of infection in Ghana  


Transforming food and agriculture

Creating food security while fighting climate change.  


A pandemic allows for a "what if" moment

How to champion biodiversity as the world stands still.  


Seychelles dramatically expands its protected ocean

A major portion of its natural world will be significantly safeguarded to encourage sustainable development and fight climate change.  


When health crises collide

Confronting malaria, Ebola and COVID-19 in Burundi.  


How women help strengthen health systems

Good healthcare waste management practices enable the fight against COVID-19 in Africa  

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