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Africa gathers to focus on long term plans for climate change adaptation
Apr 14, 2014
Climate change adaptation is the focus of high-level regional training and knowledge exchange in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia this month. African government ministerial representatives from more than 30 least developed African countries are meeting to consider National Adaptation Plan (NAP) requirements, which aim to address the long–term climate change challenges for Africa.
UNDP steps up its support for sound public finance in Africa
Mar 13, 2014
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will train a diverse range of partners during the second phase of a comprehensive programme designed to mobilize tax revenues and improve budget management in Africa.
UNDP Africa head at the Commission on the Status of Women 2014
Mar 11, 2014
High-Level Side Event: “Towards 2015 for African Women and Girls: Accelerating implementation of the Millennium Development Goals and defining a post-2015 development agenda and the African Agenda 2063”.
UNDP food security report in Africa honored for excellence
Mar 11, 2014
The Africa Human Development Report 2012, titled Towards a Food-Secure Future, was among the winners of the 2013 HDR Award for Excellence, which honors the best and most impactful Human Development Reports.
UNDP launches new hub on extractive industries
Dec 19, 2013
The United Nations Development Programme has launched, together with partners, a new centre that will help countries to best use mining revenues for sustainable development.
UNDP provides $600,000 in ICU equipment and training to Ministry of Health
Dec 18, 2013
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Country Office in Eritrea delivered $600,000 of Intensive Care Unit (ICU) equipment and training materials to the Ministry of Health.
High-level UN delegation meets with President of Eritrea
Dec 17, 2013
A high-level delegation of the United Nations Development Group (UNDG) comprising Regional Directors from Eastern and Southern Africa met with His Excellency, President of the State of Eritrea, Mr Isaias Afewerki, during a three-day visit in December.
Natural resources, innovation among Africa’s strongest assets
Dec 8, 2013
Africa should capitalize on its natural resources and the entrepreneurship of its people to transition from economic growth to sustainable development, the Heads of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in 46 African countries said today.
Driving African development through gender equality and empowering women
Jun 3, 2013
Africa’s first and only women presidents joined UNDP Administrator Helen Clark on Sunday in calling for women and girls to be front and centre in Africa’s development agenda.