Photo: UNDP Bhutan
UNDP supports Syrian refugees and host communities in Jordan, including a project with the government to improve waste management in Jordan and create sustainable livelihoods. Photo: UNDP/Sumaya Agha

Participation in sports and physical activity has been associated with improved physical, psychological, social and spiritual health for young people. Photo: Street Workout Armenia

Women in Buenos Aires, Argentina take part in a protest for reproductive rights. Photo: Shutterstock

“All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights.” — Article 1, Universal Declaration of Human Rights

UNDP is working to approach an age-old wrong with fresh new ideas. The Ending Gender-based Violence and Achieving the SDGs (2018–2022) is testing new approaches in seven countries to reduce gender-based violence and accelerate progress towards other development goals. Photo: UNDP Peru

Women living in crisis settings are particularly vulnerable to gender-based violence. Photo: UNDP Iraq/Claire Thomas

“Don’t cop out”: A protester urges world leaders at COP26 not to forget their commitments on climate action. Photo: Shutterstock

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