"AIDS, Health and Development: Who owns the AIDS response?"
"We have to develop and implement new strategies for the vulnerable populations which have so far been excluded from successful programmes," remarks Helen Clark, UNDP Chief.

HIV prevention - What can be done to get to zero new infections?
Statement by Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator: "How do we renew HIV prevention 30 years into the epidemic?”

Historic deal to safeguard Yellow Sea is made
Millions of people whose food security and livelihoods depend on the natural resources of the Yellow Sea stand to benefit from new cooperation efforts between the region's governments to restore this highly degraded ecosystem.

UN provides help to relief efforts in flood-hit Haitian capital
UN peacekeepers and humanitarian staff are helping with relief efforts in Haiti, where floods sparked by torrential rains earlier this week have killed at least 10 people in the capital, Port-au-Prince.

Africa should embrace new economic giants and boost social inclusion
African countries should develop closer cross-border ties in dealing with traditional and emerging partners so they can boost sustainable and inclusive growth, according to the African Economic Outlook 2011.

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