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7 things we learned about frugal entrepreneurship

Read About the 7 things UNDP Accelerator Lab Syria learned about frugal entrepreneurship through their work with positive deviant farmers in Syria.  


UNDP and the EU Partner on Waste Management Support in Lebanon

Beirut, 4 February 2022: The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the European Union (EU) in Lebanon are partnering to improve the environmental and financial sustainability of the waste…  


UNDP Launches Yemen’s First Waste-to-Energy Plant

15 September 2021 – Today the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launched a unique waste-to-energy (WtE) initiative in Lahj governorate.  


Mapping our Household Waste: Trash or Treasure?

Accelerator Lab Syria is now on a mission to understand the recycling scene in Syria with a focus on the household recycling practices  


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…  


From Trash to Treasure: Breathing New Life into Ja’ar’s Local Market

With clogged sewers and a severe water shortage, the Ja’ar central market was forced to close its doors. Unsafe for its produce farmers and butchers to operate, the residents in the capital of Khanfar…  


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.  


World Environment Day - 5 June 2018

Statement on World Environment Day - Theme: Beat Plastic Pollution  


Up Stream PSIA for Egypt’s Solid Waste Management Reform

The assignment of the upstream Poverty and Social Impact Analysis for Egypt’s Solid Waste Management Reform comes with the main objective of influencing the objectives and features of the SWM sector…  

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