About UNDP Geneva

Based in the middle of Europe, the UNDP Office in Geneva contributes to UNDP’s mission through:

Serving as the UNDP Platform for Geneva and the Geneva-based organizations and as the primary point of contact with the governments of France and Switzerland.

Engaging substantively with a wide range of partners across Europe, in the public, private and non-governmental sectors.

Leveraging the presence of the humanitarian, human rights and development communities in Geneva, to enable the organization to deliver, in concrete and measurable ways, to the attainment of the MDGs.

Catalyzing south-south cooperation.

2014 Human Development Report
Sustaining Human Progress: Reducing Vulnerabilities and Enhancing Resilience

Launched in Tokyo, on 24 July, the 2014,Human Development Report highlights the need for both promoting people’s choices and protecting human development achievements. It takes the view that vulnerability threatens human development and, unless it is systematically addressed, progress will be neither equitable nor sustainable.

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