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UNDP and the Republic of Korea Support Women’s Access to Justice and Health Security

12 July 2021 – Aden, Yemen: The Republic of Korea (ROK) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) are working together toward stronger gender justice and health security for 10,000 women and…  

UNDP Yemen’s New Rapid Financing Facility Project Builds Community Resilience Against Future Crises

Hadramout, Yemen: 12 July 2021 – The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has launched a new project aimed at supporting Yemen’s national recovery from COVID-19 while building the resilience of…  

Lessons Learned Report - Social Protection and Community Resilience

Multiple objectives are served by this report. It reflects on the key lessons to be learned from the SPCRP project, from the perspective of both project design and implementation. Emphasis is placed…  

Support to Vaccine Equity | Beyond Recovery: Towards 2030

UNDP’s contribution to vaccine equity is part of its COVID-19 response which prioritizes governance, social protection, green economy, and digital disruption, as well as its role as integrator and…  

UNDP joins Telecom Egypt’s ‘1 Million Free Consultations’ for Egyptians in cooperation with Altibbi

Digital technology is enabling rapid responses to the COVID-19 pandemic and widening people’s access to digital solutions.  

UNDP Lebanon’s youth communities experiment with crowdsourcing a healthier internet

The UNDP Accelerator Labs Network is collaborating with the Healthy Internet Project, incubated at TED  

Benghazi Children’s Hospital fully operational again

Newborn ward at Benghazi Children Hospital. Photo: ©UNDP Libya/ Abdeladeem Ajaj  

Building a healthier, fairer Iraq

Crises like the ISIL conflict and COVID-19 have exacerbated inequalities in Iraq. Essential health services and infrastructure have deteriorated, and not everyone has had equal access to necessary…  

Innovating in Hodeidah: Finding Solutions for 350 Tons of Daily Solid Waste

To clean up the streets of the city, between May and December 2019, UNDP employed nearly 6,100 people: 3,650 from the local community and 2,450 from the District Cleaning Fund (DCF). Approximately…  

Women UN Volunteers in Yemen on the Path to a More Equal Future

In Yemen, women UN Volunteers are stepping up to the many challenges during the pandemic. They are on the frontlines of response despite many hurdles – including gender stereotypes, risks caused by…  

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