Q. “Human Development Report” often seen in news is released by?
Explanation: UNDP was formed in 1965 to help countries eliminate poverty and achieve sustainable human development.
- The status of UNDP is that of an executive board within the United Nations General Assembly.
- UNDP is working to strengthen new frameworks for development, disaster risk reduction and climate change. It also encourages the protection of human rights and the empowerment of women in all of its programmes.
- The UNDP Human Development Report Office also publishes an annual Human Development Report (since 1990) to measure and analyze developmental progress.