Learn more


Despite dangers, majority of irregular migrants from Africa to Europe would still travel: UNDP report

Landmark study gives voice to irregular migrants, and reveals strong links between migration and development  


Assesing the Impact of War on Development in Yemen

The study is intended to advocate to the parties to the conflict on the consequences of the conflict on medium- and long-term development, as recovery to the pre-conflict levels would require two to…  


Promoting gender equality in the judiciary

Making legals systems fairer for the women working in and involved with them.  


Human-Centered Design


“Our role as young feminists is to ensure that we’re moving ahead.”

A Sudanese woman fights for the rights of women.  


Responding to the concerns of future leaders

Every day, young women and men are pushing for the changes we urgently need in technology, climate action and job markets.  


Statement to the Executive Board Poverty Evaluation Session

Statement delivered by Abdoulaye Mar Dieye at the UNDP Executive Board Evaluation Session on Poverty  


UN And Partners Launch Plan To Support Syrian Refugees And Countries Hosting Them As Number Of Syrian Refugee New-Borns Reaches One Million Mark

“These one million children have largely been born into a situation where poverty and unemployment are common, early marriage and child labour occur, and an education is not always secure” said Amin…  


Towards Disability-Inclusive Development in the Arab States

Today is the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. While there is much progress to remark on disability-inclusive development, more advances are needed if we are to live up to the promise of…  


Syria Crisis: a Multipronged Approach to Increase Resilience

I would like to acknowledge the Member States in attendance, the Emergency Relief Coordinator, the High Commissioner for Refugees, and all colleagues participating in Geneva this afternoon on this…  

UNDP Around the world

You are at UNDP Arab States 
Go to UNDP Global