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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…  

Assessment of Private Healthcare Providers Role in the COVID-19

The overall objective of the rapid assessment is taking stock of the role of the private healthcare sector in the COVID-19 response and to better understand the organization of the COVID-19 care and…  

UK joins Kemama campaign contributing to the socio-economic empowerment of women in Upper Egypt

The campaign supports women in Upper Egypt working for El Nidaa Foundation while curbing the adverse socio-economic impacts of COVID-19.  

Investing in hope in Yemen cannot wait

Today, Yemen is the world’s worst human crisis, especially with a looming wide-scale famine.  

The Investment Case for Non-Communicable Diseases in the Kingdom of Bahrain

The Report on the investment case for Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) was developed jointly by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the United Nations Interagency Task Force (UNIATF), the…  

Baseline Study - ERRY II

The overall objective of the Baseline study is to understand the livelihoods situation of people in terms of the five capitals (Social, Physical, Natural, Human, And Financial) among the targeted…  

Discovering Beyond the Known During 2020: Innovative Approaches from UNDP Accelerator Lab in Iraq

Humans have existed on earth for millions of years, adapting quickly to different circumstances and crises to sustain mankind. The coronavirus pandemic further tested our adaptability to new…  

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