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UNDP Supports Yemen’s Fishery Communities to Rebuild Livelihoods and Local Economy

Today, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and its local partner, the Youth Leadership Development Foundation (YLDF), delivered fishing boats and engines to fishers in Mukalla, Yemen.…  


Embarking on a new professional journey: Yemenis receive small business training and grants

Aden, Yemen, 19 December 2021 – With funding from the Government of Japan, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and its local partner, For All Foundation (FAF), began the distribution of…  


Policy roundtable on water scarcity in the Arab region calls for urgent climate action to build resilience

Expert panelists convening virtually to assess the impacts of climate change on water resources in the Arab region and implications to regional development, sounded an alarm that climate risks will…  


The Sixth LAS-Japan-UNDP Policy Roundtable

Following the success of the first Arab-Japan Political Dialogue in September 2017, a series of Policy Roundtables was launched in September 2019 by the League of Arab States (LAS) and the Government…  


Innovative solutions to improve livelihoods in host communities of Syrian refugees in Egypt

This project aims to address the urgent needs of host communities through partnering with Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) and NGOs in Alexandria, Giza, and Qalyubia ―three governorates with the…  


Joint UNDP and Embassy of Japan mission to witness progress achieved towards economic recovery and Covid-19 response in Benghazi

The Chargé Affaires ’ at the Embassy of Japan to Libya, Mr. Masaki Amadera and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Deputy Resident Representative for Libya, Mr. Christopher Laker,…  


Japan and UNDP open centre at the Jericho Agro-industrial Park to promote trade & create jobs

H.E. Toshimitsu MOTEGI, Foreign Minister of Japan, and H.E. Khaled Al-Osaily, Minister of National Economy, opened today the Palestinian Business and Prosperity Centre at the Jericho Agro-industrial…  


LAS-Japan-UNDP policy roundtable discusses support for acceleration of SDGs in the Arab States as region seeks to recover from impacts of COVID-19

The League of Arab States (LAS), the Government of Japan (GOJ) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) convened its 5th tri-partite high-level policy roundtable today to discuss…  


The Fifth LAS-Japan-UNDP Policy Roundtable

The series of roundtables has been serving as an effective tool to further enhance constructive cooperation between Japan and the Arab states, by engaging UNDP as a co-host, in multi-layered aspects.  


Supporting Yemenis to Lead Economic Recovery

Aden, Yemen: 29 June 2021 – With funding from the Government of Japan, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has launched a new project aimed at helping Yemenis return to, rebuild, and…  

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