The Global Human Development Report 2015 Launched in Tanzania.

    In Friday 11th, March 2016, the Country Office of United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Tanzania in collaboration with Economic and Social Research Foundation (ESRF) launched the Global Human Development Report 2015 whose theme is “Work for Human Development”. Hon. Antony Mavunde (Middle), Deputy Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office responsible for Policy, Parliamentary Affairs, Labour, Employment, Youth and the Disabled cutting a ribbon to mark the launching of the Global Human Development Report 2015 "Work for Human Development" in Tanzania

    The event took place Hyatt Regency the Kilimanjaro Hotel and officiated by Hon. Antony Mavunde, The Deputy Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office responsible for Policy, Parliamentary Affairs, Labour, Employment, Youth and the Disabled. From Left: Ms. Maria Kawar, Country Director - ILO, Mr. Alvaro Rodriguez, Resident Coordinator of the UN system in Tanzania and Resident Representative for UNDP, Hon. Antony Mavunde (Middle), Deputy Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office responsible for Policy, Parliamentary Affairs, Labour, Employment, Youth and the Disabled, Dr Tausi M. Kida, Executive Director,ESRF and Ms. Hawa Gabo, Country Director, UNDP Tanzania Country Office; showing the book to participants during the Launching of Global Human Development Report 2015 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

    The theme of the report “Work for Human Development” takes a broader view of work, examines linkages between work and human development and explores changes between job security, flexibility and demand for skills as well as issues of paid and unpaid work, including care, voluntary, creative and sustainable work.

    Globally the Report was launched in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on December 2015 by H.E. Hailemariam Desalegn Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and Helen Elizabeth Clark UNDP Administrator.

    The report can be accessed via http://hdr.undp.org/en


    Last updated on 2016-03-15




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