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Steering Committee of EU-funded local development programme prioritizes decentralization and donor coordination

The Steering Committee of the programme Supporting Recovery and Stability in Iraq through Local Development held its second meeting on 08 March 2021, online, to discuss the way forward. The programme…  


How Mohammed's Life Changed for the Better

"I always dreamt of becoming a photographer but didn’t ever expect to see my dream come true," says Mohammed Abdulkarim, 24, from Basra governorate, as he discusses his love of photography.  


UNDP and Japan launch New Project to Improve Yemen's Fisheries

Aden, Yemen: 16 February 2021 – The Government of Japan and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launched a new project today aimed at building the resilience of local fishing communities…  


Building Sustainable Businesses in Conflict Effected Communities

Aden, Yemen – With funding from the Government of Japan, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) concluded a major project milestone this week when the distribution of 170 financial grants to…  


Restoring Solid Waste Management in Hadramaut

The Government of Japan continues to support the solid waste management in Yemen through the United Nations Development Programme's (UNDP) Crisis Support for Solid Waste, Water Supply and Sewage…  


UNDP Yemen Welcomes Republic of Korea Funding to Support Women’s Leadership in Peace and Security

Aden, Yemen: 15 October 2020 – The Republic of Korea (ROK) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Yemen have embarked upon a USD $500,000 partnership intended to empower Yemeni women…  


New Pumps Ensure Access to Clean Water for Over 1 Million Yemenis

The United Nations Development Programmed (UNDP), in partnership with the Public Works Project (PWP), and with generous funding from the Government of Japan, delivered 12 submersible engine-pumps to…  


Launch of Sumereen: Socio-economic growth through eco-tourism in Thi Qar

Funded by the European Union (EU), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will be supporting socio-economic growth through eco-tourism and cultural heritage preservation in the Governorate of…  


Supporting Vital Livelihoods and Increasing COVID-19 Prevention Awareness

As a response to the quickening spread of COVID-19 across Yemen, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is working to ensure Yemen’s most vulnerable populations such as women and youth are…  


Supporting Yemeni families affected by Aden floods

UNDP and our partner’s flood interventions were desperately needed in Aden and helped a suffering community maintain vital services, avoid diseases, and restore a little hope.  

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