Events
  • Mar 27, 2020

    As the Syrian crisis enters its seventh year, Jobs Makes the Di erence makes it clear that expanding access to economic opportunities for those a ected by the crisis must be a priority. However, it is equally clear that the current response, despite recent successes, is unlikely to be sufficient.

  • Mar 27, 2020

    As the crisis in Syria enters into its seventh year, the situation remains extremely grave: the armed conflict continues, millions are in urgent need of humanitarian aid and protection, displaced or in refuge in neighbouring countries. Conditions for many inside and outside the country are difficult or deteriorating, although commendable efforts have been made by host governments, which led to tangible results.

  • Mar 27, 2020

    The Syrian crisis has displaced nearly five million Syrian refugees into Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, and Turkey, and there are an estimated 6.1 million additional internally displaced people within Syria.

  • Mar 27, 2020

    The purpose of Regional Advocacy Workshop is to mobilize support from municipal governments and UNDP country offices to design and implement interventions for urban risk reduction in high risk Arab cities. The workshop participants will include mayors/senior municipal officials and UNDP staff from target countries.

  • Mar 27, 2020

    The Governments of Canada, Finland and UNDP will co-host a “Resilience Building Week – a Bridge from Concepts to Evidence,” in Amman, Jordan from the 25th to the 27th of October 2016. This event will consist of several high visibility sessions that bring together top experts, leaders, practitioners and friends of resilience from a wide range of national and international partners.

  • Mar 27, 2020

    The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will bring together key humanitarian and development stakeholders, including UN agencies; international financial institutions; donors; and representatives of international and national non-governmental organizations, and the private sector alongside senior representatives of Governments in the immediate sub-region affected by the Syria crisis, to collectively consider a new vision of the response to the protracted crisis, now well into its fifth year

  • Mar 27, 2020

    On 31 March 2015, Kuwait will host the Third International Pledging Conference for Syria (Kuwait III). It is the UN’s largest ever single appeal to address the Syrian crisis.

  • Mar 27, 2020

    As Syria’s war heads towards a fifth year , the United Nations and their partners today launched a major new humanitarian and development appeal, requiring over $8.4 billion in funds to help nearly 18 million people in Syria and across the region in 2015.

  • Mar 27, 2020

    With the crisis in Syria now entering its fourth year, the devastating cost in human suffering shows no clear sign of abating.

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