• Africa Human Development Report 2016

    Gender inequality is costing sub-Saharan Africa on average $US95 billion a year, peaking at US$105 billion in 2014– or six percent of the region’s GDP – jeopardising the continent’s efforts for inclusive human development and economic growth, according to the Africa Human Development Report 2016.

  • Report | Innovation for 2030

    The UNDP Innovation Facility’s second annual Review focuses on 62 initiatives across 45 countries sponsored by the Facility in 2015 with seed-funding and technical assistance.

  • South Sudan National Human Development Report 2015

    The 2015 South Sudan National Human Development Report has been written on the theme of “People, Peace and Prosperity.” This is the country’s first National Human Development Report and comes at a time of major challenges for the nation, marked by significant political, economic, and social transition.

  • Human Development Report 2015

    The 2015 Human Development Report ‘Work for Human Development’ examines the links, both positive and negative, between work and human development in a rapidly changing world of work. Fast globalization, technological revolution, demographic transitions and many other factors are creating new opportunities, but also posing risks. The report examines how the benefits of this new world of work are not equally distributed, generating winners and losers.