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League of Arab States, Government of Japan and UNDP Launch Policy Dialogue Initiative

Policy dialogue among partners is an essential tool of building and sustaining peace and achieving prosperity in an increasingly complex world.  


Social innovators, leaders, and powerful forces for change

Throughout the Arab region UNDP’s rapidly-growing Youth Leadership Programme (YLP) is helping young men and women to become positive change-makers and fullfil their dreams of a more just, equal and…  


Amman Forum on Measuring, Monitoring and Assessing PVE

The Amman Forum will create space to bring forward lessons by researchers and practitioners and explore potential solutions to the conceptual and practical challenges of measuring PVE.  


New approaches to preventing violent extremism

All over the world poverty, discrimination, and inequalities exacerbate perceptions of exclusion and injustice and create a ‘perfect storm’ for radicalization.  


Responding to the concerns of future leaders

Every day, young women and men are pushing for the changes we urgently need in technology, climate action and job markets.  


Government of Japan and UNDP commit to support Young Entrepreneurs in the Arab States Region

New York- Investing in young entrepreneurs and innovators across the Arab States region is a key method for empowering youth across the region and advancing toward the 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable…  


ECOSOC Youth Forum

Remarks at Youth & Climate Session – Opening Segment  


Knowledge Week Directs Youth as Change Agents of the Future Jordanian Youth Presented Action Plan to Make Jordan a Knowledge Society

Jordan- In line with the continuous efforts to promote the Global Knowledge Index (GKI) as an advocacy tool and to widely disseminate and embed it in policy debates, the United Nations Development…  


Launch of Youth Leadership Programme 5

The Youth Leadership Programme (YLP) was launched in 2015 as an initiative to build the region’s most dynamic network working at the intersection of youth, innovation and sustainable development.  


Delegates at CSW 63 from Arab States call for redoubling of efforts to achieve gender equality, SDGs across the region.

New York - Many Arab countries have enacted legislative reforms promoting gender equality and protecting women from violence - yet further advances are needed to guarantee equality before the law and…  

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