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Why multilateralism matters

If we want to deliver on our promise to meet the SDGs and leave no one behind, international cooperation is the way forward to preserve our collective values and make the world a safer and more…  


Private Sector’s Critical Role for Africa’s Development and SDGs Highlighted at TICAD7 during UNDP Chief’s Visit to Japan

The private sector plays a critical role in the development of Africa and in realizing the SDGs.  


UNDP to promote dynamic partnerships at TICAD7 to advance sustainable development in Africa

UNDP will engage multi-stakeholders in different dialogues at TICAD7 from 28th–30th August 2019 in Yokohama, Japan, to push for stronger international partnerships to promote trade and business…  


UNDP and Mozambique Government launch post disaster recovery facility for Cyclones Idai and Kenneth

UNDP and the Government of Mozambique today formally signed an agreement for UNDP Recovery Facility that will help fast track recovery and build resilience following the devastation unleashed by…  


UNDP’s SDGs integration: moving from theory to practice -The Uganda case story

UNDP is supporting the preparation of the third National Development Plan in Uganda, which is a strategic opportunity for mainstreaming and integrating SDGs in the development processes of the…  


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 to advocate for stronger partnerships for Africa’s development at TICAD 7

UNDP Administrator, Achim Steiner will attend the 7th Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD7) in Yokohama City in Japan from 28th–30th August 2019.  


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.  


Africa Day - Side Event during 2019 High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF)

UNDP, OSAA, AU, UNECA and IDEP will hold a side event :Africa Day – on the margins of the 2019 High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF).  


UNDP Partners with the Tony Elumelu Foundation to Empower 100,000 Young Entrepreneurs in Africa

UNDP and Tony Elumelu Foundation launched African Entrepreneurship Programme at AU Summit to train, mentor and financially support 100,000 young entrepreneurs in Africa over 10 years towards the…  

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