DSPD Banner

 

Fraud Alert

UNPFII Fraud

UNDESA-DSPD does not hire directly. Official recruitment, job offers, and employment are conducted through the UN Careers website. Read More

 

Prev
Next
 

DESA/DSPD Forum on Disability Inclusion and Accessible Urban Development

Tuesday, 01 September 2015
Urbanization is a growing global phenomenon in countries all over the world.  The proportion of the world’s urban population is expected to increase to approximately 57 per cent of the world’s population by 2050.  Of the projected increase, 90% is predicted to be in Africa and Asia.    For the world’s more ...
DESA/DSPD Forum on Disability Inclusion and Accessible Urban Development
 
 

Youth Flash August 2015

Thursday, 27 August 2015
This issue of Youth Flash features the article “Encouraging Youth to Vote, and For the Right Reasons” written by Adrian Alfred, a youth advocate for youth empowerment and a Founding and Steering Committee member of the Guyana National Youth Council (GNYC), a non-governmental youth lead organization which is a network ...
Youth Flash August 2015
Posted in : Youth
 
 

Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Wednesday, 26 August 2015
This Agenda is a plan of action for people, planet and prosperity. It also seeks to strengthen universal peace in larger freedom. We recognise that eradicating poverty in all its forms and dimensions, including extreme poverty, is the greatest global challenge and an indispensable requirement for sustainable development. All countries ...
Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
Posted in : Poverty
 
 

UN officials urge Member States to make young people 'drivers of change'

Wednesday, 12 August 2015
Marking International Day of Youth, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon stressed that no one knows better than young people the issues at stake in today's rapidly changing world or the best way to respond, and declared: “That is why I am calling on young people to speak out – and ...
UN officials urge Member States to make young people 'drivers of change'
Posted in : Youth
 
 

UN chief urges greater efforts to improve health and well-being of indigenous peoples

Tuesday, 11 August 2015
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called on the international community to commit to do more to improve the health and well-being of indigenous peoples, who face a wide range of challenges from inadequate sanitation and housing to high rates of diabetes, drug and alcohol abuse.   In his message to mark ...
UN chief urges greater efforts to improve health and well-being of indigenous peoples
Posted in : Indigenous
 

Join us in Facebook Twitter You Tube Picassa Instragram 2014 Solidarity Day

For Inclusion. For Equality. For People.


 

#Action2015 #ForPeople

For Inclusion. For Equality. For People. Follow us on Twitter @undesadspd using hashtags #Action2015 and #ForPeople.

 

 

Featured Report

The 2013 World Youth Report
The World Youth Report offers a broad understanding of the situation of young migrants from the perspective of young migrants themselves. Learn more about the report.