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The Great Disruptor: How COVID-19 is nudging Ukraine towards rapid digital transformation

It is one of the great ironies that, while being so detrimental to human development in general, the pandemic has propelled digital transformation. Suddenly, people around the world were required to…  


Building back better and greener with the private sector

UNDP in Ukraine recently launched an initiative to work with the private sector on a just, resilient and green economic recovery. While this initiative aims at building back better and fast recovering…  


When it comes to decision-making, women must move from the margins to the mainstream

25 years after the landmark Beijing women’s conference, politics remains overwhelmingly the domain of men. Today, women are not even a quarter of all elected politicians in the world. At our current…  





Dafina Gercheva: COVID-19 pandemic puts spotlight on domestic violence

The lockdowns that many countries have adopted as a measure to slow the transmission of the disease have made worse another pre-existing pandemic – domestic violence. The United Nations Population…  


Keeping safe from domestic violence during quarantine: tips from Larysa Denysenko, human rights defender

While talking about the new challenges associated with quarantine due to the pandemic of the novel coronavirus disease COVID-19, UN chief António Guterres underlined that the numbers of women and…  


Avoiding Pandemics will Require 20/20 Vision on Sustainable Development

The coronavirus and the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic further exposed deep rifts between and within societies, laying bear inequalities and subjecting those on the wrong side of the economic and digital…  


Biomimicry and COVID-19 response

Biomimicry is as relevant to the health of our planet as it was before the COVID-19 pandemic. Over millions of years of competition and adaptation, nature has produced the ultimate medicines and…  

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