Baseline report urges sustained commitment to reducing poverty and calls for upgrading the continent’s statistical capabilities to ensure and track future progress
Eradicating poverty means expanding the richness of human life, rather than simply the richness of the economy
Responding to national requests for enhanced governance capacity, UNDP has supported elections and referenda in over 100 Member States since the early 1990s
Over 40 young peace-builders and ambassadors attended the West and Central Africa Regional Consultation on Youth, Peace and Security
A pioneer initiative aims at rapidly improving the lives of rural and other disadvantaged communities.
The cross border corruption initiative is part of UNDP’s efforts to support governments in their fight against corruption.
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1,126 billion

Population

47%

Poverty rate

$1,871

Per capita income

0.4837

Human Dev. Index

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