Learn more


What gets men interested in home-care duty?

To be more accurate, it is a one million thirty-seven six hundred sixty-four-dollar question. This projection is based on research from Khateera.com.  


Italy renews its commitment to Iraq’s stabilization with a new US$2.4 million contribution

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Italy, represented by the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation (AICS), is supporting the United Nations Development Programme…  


UNDP Iraq Supports the National Security Advisory to implement the Strategy for Combating & Preventing Violent Extremism

On 11 June, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Iraq and the National Committee on the Implementation of the Strategy to Combat Violent Extremism at the National Security Advisory…  


From Italy to Iraq: new Peer-to-Peer partnership to improve local waste management in Thi-Qar Governorate

Iraq is at a crucial moment of change to its approach in combatting climate change, having recently finalised the final draft for its Nationally Determined Contribution to the Paris agreement through…  


Supporting increased returns a top priority for Denmark with new DKK 50 million contribution

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Iraq welcomes an additional DKK 50.3 million (US$8 million) contribution from the Government of Denmark to its flagship Funding Facility for…  


My son volunteered his soul to Iraq: Forgiveness towards reconciliation

“Good intentions lead to forgiveness and peace,” declares Sayed Jawad, a Shi’ite Muslim religious leader from Tal Afar, Ninewa Governorate. Since 2004, Sayed has been working to fight sectarian…  


Iraq reaffirms commitment to climate action under the Paris Agreement: Draft nationally determined contributions document finalized

Iraq, through the Iraqi Ministry of Health and Environment, with the support of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Iraq, has renewed its commitment to combating climate change by…  


Asiacell and UNDP Iraq join efforts to support youth employment and entrepreneurs

Following its commitment to boosting youth employment and strengthening Iraq’s Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), Asiacell today signed a two-year Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the…  


Workplace 2.0: Codesigning the new UNDP Lebanon offices

In Lebanon, the political and health crises of the last two years have been an opportunity to pause and reflect on how we work at UNDP Lebanon and where.  


Advocating a Gender Perspective in Peacebuilding: New MoU between UNDP Iraq and Folke Bernadotte Academy signed

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Iraq and Folke Bernadotte Academy (FBA) to enhance local capacities for peacebuilding in…  

UNDP Around the world

You are at UNDP Arab States 
Go to UNDP Global