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UNDP Suriname is lending technical support to STAS International for the organization of the Young Leaders Elections Debate. The debate will be held on May 22nd, 2020 from 18:00 till 19:30.
Global human development – which can be measured as a combination of the world’s education, health and living standards – could decline this year for the first time since the concept was introduced in 1990
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Global launch of the UNDP Human Development Report 2019 from Bogota, Columbia
On November 22nd, UNDP Suriname and the Ministry of Home Affairs signed a handover agreement for the transfer of IT equipment. The procurement of these computers and other IT equipment that will follow, falls within the project document signed by the two partners in March 2019. On the basis of that project document UNDP is providing support to the Ministry to prepare for the upcoming elections scheduled for May 2020.
Her Excellency Mrs. Yldiz Pollack-Beighle, Minister of Foreign Affairs welcomes Dr. Margaret Jones Williams, Deputy Resident Representative of UNDP, at the beginning of her post in Suriname.

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541,638

Population

52.9%

Gini coefficient

$9,950

GNI

0.714

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