• UNDP Special Edition Newsletter 2017
  • Strategic Partnership Cooperation Framework
  • Common African Position on the Post-2015 Development Agenda
    Apr 3, 2014

    The post-2015 Development Agenda provides a unique opportunity for Africa to reach consensus on common challenges, priorities and aspirations, and to actively participate in the global debate on how to complete the MDGs and address emerging development issues.

  • Advancing Economic Empowerment of Women
    Mar 24, 2014

    As in many sub-Saharan African countries, the informal economy in Liberia provides work, income and livelihood for a vast majority of population, in particular poor women and their families. One of the largest groups that operate in Libe-who constitute over 85% of the sector.

  • Restore or Reform: UN Support to Core Government Functions in the Aftermath of Conflict
    Mar 20, 2014

    This report, developed by the United Nations Working Group on Public Administration in Post-Conflict, aims to capture the experience of the United Nations system’s work on public administration in the early years of post-conflict environments and to provide recommendations for more predictable, efficient and timely United Nations support in this area.

  • Women and Natural Resources: Unlocking the Peacebuilding Potential
    Mar 4, 2014

    A lack of access to natural resources, including minerals, water and land, is often the underlying cause of many conflicts around the world. When managed properly however, as part of a peacebuilding strategy, these same resources can also be utilized, and their benefits shared to generate sustainable livelihoods that help guarantee peace and achieve sustainable human development.

  • Strengthening the Rule of Law in Crisis-Affected and Fragile Situations: Global Programme Annual Report 2012
    Mar 4, 2014

    Conflict is a strong predictor of future violence. When countries fail to establish the rule of law, justice and security after a conflict or crisis, the chances of recurrent violence are very high. Through the Global Programme to Strengthen the Rule of law in Crisis-Affected and Fragile Situations, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) partners with national governments and communities to reverse this state of affairs.

  • The role of UNDP in supporting democratic elections in Africa
    Nov 24, 2013

    Countries throughout Africa and around the globe are working to build democratic institutions and improve electoral processes in order to meet their citizens’ aspirations for democratic governance and advancing human development. Many African countries have made substantial progress in recent years in consolidating democratic practices. In support of these efforts, UNDP has actively pursued its mandate to assist in improving electoral processes.