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The role of the Arab trade in services agreement to support the tourism and travel sectors in response TO COVID-19

The Virtual Regional Webinar on Tourism and Services will serve as a platform to gain in-depth understanding of national policies and practices implemented by Arab countries towards promoting tourism…  

Election Day preparations during COVID-19

The regional electoral assistance project will hold the 8th webinar about Election Day preparations during COVID-19. There will be discussion about the upcoming national elections in Jordan and…  

Hackathon #Q8vsCovid19 Series 2: Regional Ideathon

UNDP, GSSCPD, and World Bank is partnering to implement a Regional Ideathon in the Hackathon series, this Ideathon comes the 2nd in the Hackathon Series, it will target participants a will challenge…  

COVID-19: Accelerating the Steps towards the Knowledge Society

The Knowledge Project which is a partnership between United Nations Development Programme and the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation, is organizing an online forum to be held from 1…  

Accelerating Climate Finance and Financing Instruments for resilient growth and development in the Arab States

The Clean Energy Council and the UNDP Regional Hub in Amman, through its regional project “SDG-Climate Facility: Climate Action for Human Security” are joining hands to deliver two Webinars, focusing…  

Impact of COVID19 on election observation

The regional electoral assistance project will hold the 7th webinar about the impact of COVID19 on election observation.  

Call for Country Policy Briefs: How Can the Digital Economy Benefit Everyone in Arab Countries?

The Arab Development Portal at the UNDP Regional Bureau for Arab States and the Economic Research Forum (ERF) are pleased to announce a call for policy briefs on “Growth, Employment, Poverty,…  

Impact of COVID-19 on electoral assistance

The regional electoral assistance project will hold the 6th webinar about the Impact of COVID-19 on electoral assistance.  

COVID-19 in MENA: Impact on women's economic empowerment and policy responses

UN Women, UNDP and OECD are jointly organizing a webinar to take a closer look at governments’ investments in gender equality and women’s economic empowerment as result of COVID-19 and to consider the…  

Beyond Recovery in Arab Countries


15 September:The Misk-UNDP Youth Forum

The Forum was co-hosted by the Misk Foundation and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).  

17-20 September: Social Good summit

The Social Good Summit (SGS) is a two-day conference examining the impact of technology and new media on social good initiatives around the world. Held annually during United Nations General Week, SGS…  


UNDP Arab States launched the Youth Leadership Programme ﴾YLP﴿ in 2015, it has first started with YLP1 (2015) and then YLP2 (2016) and now UNDP Arab States is launching YLP 3 to support young men and…  

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