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Regional Legal Reference Resource

This Reference Resource documents key protective laws focused on HIV, men who have sex with men (MSM) and transgender people in five countries in South Asia. The two primary objectives of the Reference Resource are to: build the capacity of legal professionals to analyze protective laws (focusingmore

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Regional Report: The Capacity of National Human Rights Institutions to Address Human Rights in Relation to Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and HIV

The Regional Report: Capacity of National Human Rights Institutions to Address Human Rights in Relation to Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and HIV is a joint publication by UNDP, the International Development Law Organization (IDLO) and the Asia Pacific Forum of National Human Rightsmore

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Regional Workshop Report: Millennium Development Goals in Asia and the Pacific, August 2004

This report is an output from the Regional Workshop Report: Millennium Development Goals in Asia and the Pacific in Manila, Philippines, 23–25 August 2004.   The workshop aimed to: ● Provide a forum for discussions and experience-sharing, and get updates on global, regional    andmore

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Regional Workshop Report: Millennium Development Goals in Asia and the Pacific, October 2004

This report is an output from the Regional Workshop on Millennium Development Goals in Asia and the Pacific in Siem Reap, Cambodia, 1–3 October 2004.  It contains: information shared by participants on MDG progress in their countries and created national action plans for achieving the goals;more

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Report of the Pacific Stakeholders Consultation: Asia Pacific Human Development Report on Gender

This is a report from the Pacific Stakeholders Consultation for the Asia-Pacific Human Development Report on Gender under the theme ‘Overcoming Unequal Voice and Power’.    In this consultation, stakeholders: ● Share an overall view of gender trends in the Pacific and across its differentmore

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Report of the South and East Asia Stakeholders Consultation - Asia Pacific Human Development Report on Gender

This is a report from the Asia Stakeholders Consultation for the Asia-Pacific Human Development Report on Gender under the theme ‘Overcoming Unequal Voice and Power’.   In this consultation, stakeholders: ● Share an overall view of gender trends in Asia and across its differentmore

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Rising Food and Fuel Prices in Asia and the Pacific: Causes, Impacts and Policy Responses

Since 2001 the world has experienced a dramatic surge in the prices of oil, metals and agricultural commodities. This report is part of a large effort in the UNDP Regional Centres in Asia and the Pacific to analyse policy relevant topics rigorously with the best available information to supportmore

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Risk Assessment and Management for Tsunami Hazard: Case Study of the Port City of Galle

The case study presents a summary of investigative studies conducted for risk assessment of the city of Galle in Sri Lanka and focuses on development of simplified approach to risk assessment, planning of mitigation measures and their implementation. Both detailed and simplified approaches havemore

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Scaling-Up Access to Information in Bangladesh

Government offices in Bangladesh provide a wide range of public services at the dis-trict and sub-district levels. To gain access to these services, the rural poor typically have to travel long distances to get to the relevant government offices. This takes valuable time away from their daily workmore

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Scaling-Up Access to Justice in India

The poor and marginalized are too often denied the ability to seek remedies in a fair justice system. UNDP promotes effective, responsive, accessible and fair justice systems. In the absence of access to justice, people are unable to have their voice heard, exercise their rights, challengemore