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UNDP promotes blended learning in higher education in Iraq

Due to the need for alternative ways of working and learning brought about by effects of the coronavirus pandemic, many schools and universities have adopted blended learning across the globe. Blended…  


A new 6 € million EU project helps mitigate the socio-economic impact of COVID-19

H.E. Minister of Social Solidarity, Nivine El-Kabbag witnessed the signature of the project agreement entitled, ‘Support to COVID-19 Response’, for €6 Million over three years between the ministry of…  


Germany increases its contribution to UNDP with US$ 400,000 to support HNEC readiness for national elections

As the High National Elections Commission (HNEC) prepares to organize the national elections foreseen on 24 December 2021, Germany increased its contribution with US$ 400,000 to support The United…  


Empowering societies: Reintegrating former volunteer fighters within society

As part of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) efforts in the reintegration of former volunteer fighters within the society, the Community Security Integration Pilot project (CSIP) funded…  


Improved Access to GBV Support Services in Yemen

With support from the Government of Japan, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has launched a mobile application to provide guidance to Gender-Based Violence (GBV) survivors across Yemen.  


Belgium enhances support to stabilization in Iraq

The Government of Belgium has invested an additional EUR 2 million in the Funding Facility for Stabilization (FFS). The contribution will support stabilization efforts implemented by the United…  


Sweden reaffirms partnership with UNDP to support vulnerable Iraqis

The Government of Sweden, represented by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have signed a three-year, SEK 140 million*…  


New partnership with Germany to create sustainable employment opportunities for Iraqis

Germany has reaffirmed its partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) by investing EUR 30 million (US$35.89 million) to enhance economic empowerment and create employment…  


First “Cash for Work” initiative in Libya launched in Abu Salim

As part of its effort to help conflict-affected people in Libya to have access to a temporary work opportunity for income generation, The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) partnered with the…  


Up to 960,000 people in Basra to have access to safe drinking water thanks to the Netherlands’ support to UNICEF and UNDP

The Netherlands has committed USD $6,41 million to support UNICEF and The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to ensure that almost a million residents of Basra governorate have access to safe…  

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