Morocco Launches UNDP’s Green Growth and Jobs Accelerator Project

February 2, 2024

Morocco has launched this week the Green Growth & Jobs Accelerator Project (GGJAP), a program initiated by the United Nations Program for Development (UNDP). This ... Read More

Morocco’s Inter-Ministerial Delegation for Human Rights, UNDP sign partnership agreement

December 22, 2023

Morocco's Inter-Ministerial Delegation for Human Rights (DIDH) signed a partnership agreement with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) to support Morocco’s implementation of its international ... Read More

Japan contributes 900,000 euros to Madagascar’s election basket Fund

August 1, 2023

Japan has provided Madagascar with 900,000 euros to go into the basket Fund set up by the UNDP, earmarked to back the electoral process. The ... Read More

EU, France pledge 2 million euros to back elections in Madagascar

July 7, 2023

The European Union (EU) and France Thursday vowed to assist Madagascar with one million euro each for the presidential elections slated to take place in ... Read More

Hope for jobs rather than religion drives recruitment by armed groups in Africa — UN report

February 7, 2023

The lack of employment more than religious belief is what is driving people to join fast-growing extremist groups in sub-Saharan Africa, according to a report ... Read More

2022 YouthConnekt Africa summit wrapped up in Rwanda with calls to invest in youth

October 17, 2022

The 5th edition of the YouthConnekt Africa summit that ended in Kigali, Rwanda, on Saturday (15 October) was attended by thousands of young innovators and ... Read More

UNDP loans Cameroon $21m to strengthen SMEs’ resilience

September 30, 2022

The UNDP and Cameroon have inked a loan deal of $21 million earmarked to strengthen the resilience of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) of the ... Read More

Morocco, Japan, UNDP pool efforts to fight youths’ radicalization

November 20, 2020

The Japanese Government and the UN Development Program (UNDP) are backing a project to combat online radicalization of youth in Morocco.   The one-year-long project, ... Read More

Global Environment Facility, UNDP launch $10 Million Project for climate adaptation in Somalia

November 22, 2019

The Global Environment Facility (GEF) and the UN Development Program (UNDP) have announced Thursday a $10 million program to build capacity for flood and drought ... Read More

UNDP Launches Regional Stabilization Facility for Lake Chad with $100 M Budget

July 19, 2019

The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) launched the Regional Stabilization Facility for Lake Chad, an ambitious multi-million dollar fund to scale up the range of ... Read More