Nov 16, 2011Results: IraqThe United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has worked to support the Government and people of Iraq in their transition towards reconciliation, peace and stability since 1976 in the areas of democratic governance; poverty reduction; crisis prevention and recovery, and energy and environment. Since 2003, UNDP has also been supporting emergency physical rehabilitation projects and has been enhancing the quality of basic services, including water and electricity.
Jun 16, 2011Results: SudanThe United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is helping the people of Sudan to overcome the consequences of decades of conflict, and to ensure a peaceful transition from recovery to stability.
Results: LebanonDecades of political instability, along with protracted periods of armed conflict, have tested the resilience and masked the true potential of the Lebanese people.
Jun 22, 2011Results: YemenYemen is one of the poorest countries in the Arab region. It faces a host of challenges, including a high rate of population growth, a low rate of economic growth, high unemployment, widespread poverty, weak governance and rapidly depleting water and oil reserves.
Jun 16, 2011Results: Occupied Palestinian TerritoriesThe United Nations Development Programme's (UNDP) assistance to the Palestinian people in the West Bank and Gaza is aimed at reducing poverty and building livelihoods. UNDP's current strategy in Gaza focuses on the restoration of access and movement, the restitution and reconstruction of basic services and infrastructure, and the reduction of additional risks and vulnerabilities following the December 2008 military operations.