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AU Permanent Representatives urged to accelerate ratification and domestication of AU Treaties

To tackle the low ratification of the African Union Commission (AUC) Treaties, the AUC Office of the Legal Counsel (OLC) & UNDP have developed a joint regional project targeting six inclusive Treaties…  


Children of the same God

It is important to realize that disability is not equal to inability. Having a disability does not mean one is unable to have a good quality of life or participate in their society.  


Africa Regional Grant on HIV welcomes Botswana High Court ruling decriminalizing same-sex sexual conduct

The Africa Regional Grant on HIV and its partners welcome the groundbreaking judgment issued by the Botswana High Court on 11 June 2019 decriminalizing same-sex sexual conduct between consenting…  


Homegrown technology brings new angles to climate early warning systems

The Rwanda meteorology agency and UNDP are testing the ‘Internet of Things’ to collect and deliver early warning data for climate  


Ending the ordeal faced by Beninese civil servants

Reforms undertaken by Benin allow government employees to claim their rights without delay.  


Vocational training as pathway to jobs and restoring livelihoods in North-East Nigeria

Two hundred graduates in Maiduguri, Borno State, completed an agriculture-related vocational skills training programme supported by the European Union and implemented by UNDP.  


Southern Development Solutions for the SDGS

SOUTH-SOUTH COOPERATION (SSC) plays an indispensable role in today’s development landscape. It represents a shared vision among the peoples and countries of the South that is shaped by close…  



Minerals in the Fight Against Climate Change

What role do minerals play in the effort to combat climate change?  


Co-creating climate solutions series

How can we better work with Youth to solve the climate crisis? African Youth weighs in.  

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