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Joint UNDP and Embassy of Japan mission to witness progress achieved towards economic recovery and Covid-19 response in Benghazi

The Chargé Affaires ’ at the Embassy of Japan to Libya, Mr. Masaki Amadera and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Deputy Resident Representative for Libya, Mr. Christopher Laker,…  


Labour Market Assessment

A new assessment of the Libyan labour market attributes a key role to the private sector as a driver for economic recovery and the country’s future prosperity.  



Impact of COVID-19 on enterprises in Jordan: One year into the pandemic

This report, developed by the ILO, Fafo Institute for Labour and Social Research and the UNDP in Jordan, presents the impact of the pandemic on Jordanian enterprises one year after the first lockdown…  


Vaccine inequity undermining global economic recovery

New Global Dashboard on COVID-19 Vaccine Equity finds low-income countries would add $38 billion to their GDP forecast for 2021 if they had the same vaccination rate as high income countries. Global…  


EU-funded Baladiyati receives additional 26.2 million to strengthen cooperation in Libya’ South

The European Union allocated an additional 26.2 million EUR to foster sustainable economic development, social cohesion and human security in 14 vulnerable municipalities in the South of Libya.  


An assessment on the impacts of loan deferrals in Bahrain

In March 2020, and subsequently in September 2020 and January 2021, the Central Bank of Bahrain instructed banks operating in the Kingdom of Bahrain to offer Bahraini debtors the opportunity to defer…  


COVID-19 - Impact on Most Vulnerable Households in Jordan

The report COVID-19 - Impact on Most Vulnerable Households in Jordan, a joint undertaking of UNDP Jordan and Tkiyet Um Ali, is part of a series of rapid impact assessments that shed light on the…  


Somalia COVID19 Socio-Economic Impact Assessment 2021

This Socio-Economic Impact Assessment (SEIA) has been established by a joint board, constituted by the Federal Government of Somalia and the international community, with strategic direction primarily…  


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…  

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