Africa Human Development Report Launch
Jun 28, 2012
The Korea launch of the UNDP Africa Human Development Report 2012 “Towards a food secure future” will be held at 3:30pm to 4:30pm at the Peacock Suite on 36th floor of the Lotte Hotel in Seoul on Thursday 28th of June.
Broad development partnerships are vital in a changing world
Jun 12, 2012
The following is an Opinion piece by the Director of the UNDP Seoul Policy Centre in the Korea Joongang Daily.
Asian Perspectives on the post-2015 Development Agenda
Jun 11, 2012
The UNDP Seoul Policy Centre, the Korea Development Institute, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade and the Graduate School of International Studies at Korea University will host experts from 13 Asian nations to discuss global development after 2015 on Wednesday 13th of June at the GSIS conference hall.
UNDP Seoul Policy Centre Director calls for ‘Korean development wave’
Apr 30, 12
The following is taken directly from an interview with the Director of the UNDP Seoul Policy Centre, Anne-Isabelle Degryse-Blateau by the Korea Herald.
Busan students and UN staff debate UN regional actions
Apr 25, 12
Students engaged in lively debate with officials from five UN bodies represented in the Republic of Korea in Busan today.
Korean Civil Society calls for global sustainable development action
Apr 16, 12
At an open policy forum on sustainable international development on April 13, Korean civil society made clear calls for more global action as the world gears up for the 2012 UN Conference on Sustainable Development, or “Rio+20”.
- Green is not enough – Olav Kjorven Mar 26, 12
UNDP Seoul Policy Centre facilitates Korea-Vietnam dialogue on the role of think tanks in policy making
Mar 7, 12
A senior delegation from the Vietnam Union of Science and Technology Association (VUSTA) met with UNDP Seoul Policy Centre staff today to discuss the evolving role of think tanks in Korea’s development and how this experience could benefit Vietnam.
2nd Seoul Civil Society Forum tackles implementation of the Busan Partnership
Feb 2, 12
The 2nd Seoul Civil Society Forum on the post-Busan global development agenda was organized on 2-3 February 2012 by the Korea Council for Overseas Cooperation (KCOC), Korea Civil Society Forum on International Development Cooperation (KoFID) and KOICA.
Global leaders call for greater private and public sector development cooperation at private sector forum
Dec 16, 11
The Private Sector Forum, held at the 4th High Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness (HLF-4) in Busan, Republic of Korea, on 30th November 2011, provided a space for eminent private sector representatives, governments, civil society, donor partners and international organisations to make recommendations to boost private sector engagement in development.