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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.  


Sewing her way to a better life: Kifah’s journey

Kifah restarted a tailoring business out of her home in Tikrit using her savings from a cash-for-work job opportunity.  


Japan and UNDP open centre at the Jericho Agro-industrial Park to promote trade & create jobs

H.E. Toshimitsu MOTEGI, Foreign Minister of Japan, and H.E. Khaled Al-Osaily, Minister of National Economy, opened today the Palestinian Business and Prosperity Centre at the Jericho Agro-industrial…  



Employment in crises: Conversation between livelihoods specialists in Iraq

Two livelihood specialists based in northern and central Iraq share their thoughts on creating employment opportunities for Iraqis post-ISIL  


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…  


Vocational & business skills training and support project helps improve income prospects for youth

Sana’a, Yemen – The United Nations Development Programme’s (UNDP) Vocational and Business Skills Training and Support Project concluded training of 64 community business advisors, half of whom were…  


Supporting Yemenis to Lead Economic Recovery

Aden, Yemen: 29 June 2021 – With funding from the Government of Japan, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has launched a new project aimed at helping Yemenis return to, rebuild, and…  


The Importance of Yemen's Ports

Yemen, 26 April 2020 - a key report, Damage and Capacity Assessment: Port of Aden and Port of Mukalla, was released by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Yemen that outlines urgent…  

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