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2014 Human Development Report: Sustaining Human Progress (full report)

The 2014 Human Development Report 'Sustaining Human Progress: Reducing Vulnerability and Building Resilience' highlights the need for both promoting people's choices and protecting human development achievements. It takes the view that vulnerability threatens human development, and unless it is systematically addressed, by changing policies and social norms, progress will be neither equitable nor sustainable.

2014 Human Development Report: Sustaining Human Progress (summarised version)

The 2014 Human Development Report 'Sustaining Human Progress: Reducing Vulnerability and Building Resilience' highlights the need for both promoting people's choices and protecting human development achievements. It takes the view that vulnerability threatens human development, and unless it is systematically addressed, by changing policies and social norms, progress will be neither equitable nor sustainable.

State of Food Insecurity in the World (SOFI) 2014

The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2014 presents updated estimates of undernourishment and progress towards the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) and World Food Summit (WFS) hunger targets. A stock-taking of where we stand on reducing hunger and malnutrition shows that progress in hunger reduction at the global level and in many countries has continued but that substantial additional effort is needed in others.

Implementation of Option B+ for PMTCT: The Malawi Experience (2014 Report)

The implementation of Option B+ in Malawi has resulted in increased availability, accessibility and utilization of
PMTCT services.

UN Habitat Brochure on 'Living with Floods'

For most communities living in areas that normally experience low to moderate level flooding, relocation is generally not an option. Such communities need to be supported to 'live with floods'.

Ministry of Lands and Housing: Karonga Urban Structure Plan

Karonga Urban Structure Plan (2013) is a revision of the urban structure plan which was prepared in 2006. That plan was supposed to have a life span of ten years and, hence; it would have been revised in 2016. However, socio economic transformation arising from mining, trade, tourism and transport and natural disasters especially floods and earthquakes which have often struck the township recently have necessitated the special review of the Plan in order to address impacts related to these disasters.

Analysis of food security risks and vulnerabilities in hazard prone urban and peri-urban areas

The report is about the analysis of food security risks and vulnerabilities in hazard prone urban and peri-urban areas, and develop alternative tools for participatory planning, land use and building norms to address food security relates issues