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Cotton, stability, and 24,000 opportunities in Sudan’s White Nile

In White Nile, support for rural development – and partnerships with the private sector – has created 24,000 jobs, and opportunities for communities and refugees to work together.  


Overcoming Shocks

Four years since the declared end of the conflict with ISIL, Iraq still faces many challenges in rebuilding. Some seven million Iraqis – nearly a quarter of the population – live in poverty, with few…  


Slovenia lends both hands to Basra and Anbar

UNDP Iraq’s Peer-to-Peer project serves as a link between local authorities from Iraq and their European counterparts to cooperate and share their experience in a selected area of collaboration. In…  


Investing in flood-prevention infrastructure in Kassala City

2020’s catastrophic flooding caused widespread damage across Sudan, including in Kassala State, and its capital Kassala City, which is bisected by the Gash River.  


The forum for electoral management bodies in the Arab States

This report compiles and presents in a systematic manner the information generated from the ‘Forum for Electoral Management Bodies in the Arab States’ according to a specific methodology  


UNDP restores essential services in western Anbar

Six new facilities providing basic services to 230,000 residents in western Anbar have officially opened thanks to a partnership between the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Iraq, the…  


Communities in Charge of Rebuilding

How residents of Baiji are restoring recreational facilities to build a stronger sense of community.  


Improving Access to Maternal Care in Ramadi

The rehabilitated Ramadi Teaching Hospital for Women and Children serves over 400,000 women across Anbar, improving their access to essential maternal care.  


UNDP Launches Yemen’s First Waste-to-Energy Plant

15 September 2021 – Today the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launched a unique waste-to-energy (WtE) initiative in Lahj governorate.  


Egypt Human Development Report 2021: Putting people at the centre of the National Reform Programme safeguarded Egyptians’ right to development

Egypt has progressed towards comprehensive reform, prioritizing advancement of the economy as a key driver of development, while putting Egyptians at the centre of the development process at the same…  

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