Agreement Signature for “Legal Advisory and Alternative Dispute Resolution Community Centers”
Aug 6, 2016
Princess Taghrid Institute for Development & Training and UNDP, The United Nations Development Programme in Jordan signed an agreement of cooperation to set up “Legal Advisory and Alternative Dispute Resolution Community Centers” in both Jerash and Irbid governorates.
USD 2 million for Youth Economic Initiatives in the West Bank Funded by Islamic Development Bank through UNDP
Aug 2, 2016
Ramallah – The Ministry of Social Development, the Higher Council for Youth and Sports and UNDP’s Programme of Assistance to the Palestinian People launched a tripartite partnership, worth USD 2.1 million from the Islamic Development Bank, to support youth economic initiatives in the West Bank.
Palestinian Ministry of Labor and UNDP Sign Agreement with Funds from Islamic Development Bank
Jul 28, 2016
The Ministry of Labour, represented by H.E. Mamoun Abu Shahla, and UNDP Special Representative of the Administrator, Roberto Valent, signed a USD 5 million Memorandum of Understanding to implement the Rapid Employment Generation project in the Gaza Strip, targeting recent graduates and unemployed youth.
Helen Clark: Speech at High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development side event “The SDGs are Coming to Life – Stories of Country Implementation and UN support”
Jul 20, 2016
On behalf of the United Nations Development Group, I am pleased to welcome you to the launch of this publication, “The SDGs are Coming to Life: Stories of Country Implementation and UN Support”. We thank the Republic of Korea, the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, and the Republic of Sierra Leone for co-hosting this event with us.
World Bank Approves US$50 Million Grant to Help Communities and Institutions in Yemen Cope with the Conflict
Jul 19, 2016
WASHINGTON—The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors approved today a US$50 million emergency project to support Yemeni households and communities hard hit by the ongoing crisis.
Hundreds of families to benefit from UNDP’s new partnership with Toyota Iraq
Jul 17, 2016
Erbil – The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Toyota Iraq signed a flagship agreement today in Erbil to train and place hundreds of displaced people in jobs.
Helen Clark: Keynote Address on “Strengthening the Rule of Law to Sustain Peace and Foster Development – Lessons Learned from Eight Years of Support”
Jun 29, 2016
I am delighted to welcome you to this Annual Meeting on Strengthening the Rule of Law in Crisis-affected and Fragile Contexts.
Solar energy to provide emergency power to hospitals
Jun 18, 2016
With Libya already facing significant challenges to its health sector, frequent electricity shortages are hampering the operation of vital equipment and placing patients’ lives at risk.
Sophie de Caen Remarks: Side event to the 9th Conference of the state Parties to CRPD
Jun 16, 2016
Sophie de Caen (Canada) has taken up her new assignment as the Deputy Assistant Administrator and Deputy Regional Director of the Regional Bureau for Arab States (RBAS) on 1 July 2015.
UNDP and the Government of Japan support removal of debris and rubble in Aden
Jun 9, 2016
Aden – UNDP and the Government of Japan launch the support to the local authorities to remove debris and rubble from Aden City.