MoU signed between the Maldives National University and UNDP in support of conserving mangroves
Jun 25, 2013
The Faculty of Education of the Maldives National University (MNU) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to undertake a project that aims to create awareness and appreciation towards the ecological, social and economic benefits that can be derived from mangroves.
Basic Training Course on Mariculture Inaugurated
Jun 2, 2013
A course providing information and basic training on several mariculture initiatives was inaugurated by the Marine Research Centre (MRC), targeting 19 participants from across the Maldives.
Remarks by UNDP Resident Representative, Tony Lisle - Launch of the Human Development Report 2013 in the Maldives
May 12, 2013
Maldives has achieved significant economic growth over the past decade, confirmed by its graduation to a Middle Income Country in January 2011. However, the country continues to face a number of risks and vulnerabilities, including effects of climate change and the global financial crisis. It is also experiencing democratic transition characterized by separation of powers, creation of independent bodies, the establishment of a legal grounding for a party political system, and rolling-out of decentralized governance.
Law passed in the Maldives to Support Small Businesses
Apr 14, 2013
The ratified Small and Medium Enterprises Bill, would govern the policies and principles for regulating micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in the Maldives.
The Second National Human Development Report to be Produced in the Maldives
Jan 28, 2013
More than a decade since the Government of Maldives published its first National Human Development Report (NHDR), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is yet again collaborating with the Government to develop the second Human Development Report for the country, to promote national policy dialogue, constructive expression of divergent views, and the identification and analysis of development.
- KEEPING PARADISE PRISTINE
- Cost-Sharing Agreement Signed Between Human Rights Commission of the Maldives, Family Protection Authority and UNDP, Focused on Human Rights
- MOU signed between Islamic University of Maldives and UNDP
The Maldives’ First Regional Youth Leadership Programme Held in Kulhudhuffushi Island with support from UNDP and Dhiraagu.
FIRST NATIONAL LEGAL AID CONFERENCE HELD
he United Nations Development Programme, in collaboration with the Attorney General’s Office and Family Protection Authority, is holding the country’s first “National Legal Aid Conference” under the theme “Pro bono initiatives: building partnerships in legal aid”.