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UNDP Resident Representatives without borders: collaborating to stabilize Lake Chad Basin

UNDP Resident Representatives in the Lake Chad Basin are collaborating to stabilize the region.  


UNDP Launches Regional Stabilization Facility for Lake Chad

The Facility will be implemented with a planned budget of $100 million for the first phase across the four countries, which have expressed their continued strong commitment to leading necessary…  


African countries urged to involve youth in tackling threats of violence and radicalisation

UNDP Assistant Administrator and Regional Director for Africa, Ms. Ahunna Eziakonwa is urging African countries to involve young people as crucial allies in peacebuilding by engaging them as partners…  


2nd Lake Chad Basin Governors Forum in Niamey to assess cooperation and firm up plans for the region’s stabilization

The Lake Chad Basin Governors’ Forum for Regional Cooperation on Stabilization, Peacebuilding and Sustainable Development will hold its second gathering in Niamey, Niger, from 16 to 18 July 2019.  


AU and UNDP Support Sao Tome & Principe to ratify and deposit AU Treaties

AU and UNDP Support Sao Tome & Principe to ratify and deposit seven AU Treaties  


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…  


Equipping lawyers and activists with the skills to counter criminalisation of HIV and TB

Strategic litigation, legal defense and advocacy efforts are vital tools to counter the criminalisation of HIV and tuberculosis (TB) and advance a human rights and evidence-based public health…  


How much do we have to pay?

With corruption being one of the top-causes for “missed” development over the past 40 years, young people are bearing its highest costs  


The Development Imperative for a new Future of Governance in Africa

The High Level Dialogue was a platform for experts to reflect on approaches to democratic governance in Africa.  


Youth are vital to establish and maintain peace and security in Africa

Over 40 young peace-builders and ambassadors attended the West and Central Africa Regional Consultation on Youth, Peace and Security in Cotonou, Benin.  

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