Ukraine 23% higher than world average in UN E-Government Development IndexAug 4, 2016Latest United Nations E-Government Survey shows substantial progress in Ukraine towards higher levels of e-government development. In 2 years, the country has jumped by 25 points in e-government and 45 points in e-participation, now ranking 62nd of 193 countries across the globe.
Launch of the e-Asset Declaration System : UNDP StatementAug 3, 2016n September 2015 the United Nations Development Programme in Ukraine (UNDP) was requested by the Government of Ukraine to assist in building a software complex for the "Unified registry of asset declarations from persons authorized to fulfil state and local government functions."
Regional civil society hubs: 2 years onAug 3, 2016Eight regional CSO leaders successfully completed their organizational development programme under UNDP's umbrella to enhance their financial stability, democratic representation and governance procedures, as well as their membership ans volunteer management and advocacy practices. Today, they are now better equipped to provide quality social services and effectively speak for the Ukrainian citizens they represent.
Racial discrimination in Ukraine: work in progressJul 26, 2016Ukrainian civil society assesses the extent to which Ukraine has complied with human rights standards set forth by the International Convention of the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (ICERD), prepares for the Geneva review.
Doing business in Donbas: what are the main obstacles?Jul 21, 2016UNDP highlights main obstacles to the development of businesses in the conflict-affected regions of Ukraine and outlines key recommendations for an improved business climate that would stimulate the creation of companies and jobs in Donbas.
How well is Ukraine doing in fighting discrimination against women?Jul 21, 2016Ukrainian civil society assesses Ukraine’s compliance with the UN Convention against women discrimination (CEDAW) as alternative observers of progress made and challenges to overcome, especially in conflict-affected regions, to achieve gender equality in Ukraine.
Startup grants for IDPs and local communities of Donetsk and LuhanskJul 20, 2016IDPs and host communities in Donbas and beyond with a sustainable business idea and actionable business plan, are invited to apply for UNDP grants of up to UAH 200, 000 by 15 August 2016.
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