What We Do

For more than 49 years, UNDP has been working closely with the government in Saudi Arabia to find solutions for sustainable human development. Saudi Arabia's prosperity enables it to offer its citizens one of the highest standards of living in the world. At the same time, such wealth is not matched by a corresponding level of human development.

Latest Reports
Human Development Report 2015

This year’s Human Development Report explores how work can enhance human development, given that the world of work is changing fast and that substantial human development challenges remain. The Report takes a broad view of work, including voluntary work and creative work, thus going beyond jobs. And it examines the link between work and human development, focusing on care work as well as paid work and discussing sustainable work.


Latest Reports
Arab Development Challenges Report

This second Development Challenges Report, coming at a time when the region is passing through a critical historical juncture, attempts to go beyond the numbers to uncover processes that have underpinned mutually reinforcing drivers of social, economic and political exclusion.