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Africa Sustainable Development Report 2018

Africa is the fastest urbanizing region globally, but the potential benefits are not yet fully exploited; Efficiency in energy use is improving but reliance on biomass poses a challenge to progress.…  



Voices from Africa - December 2018

UNDP Enhances Support for Ethiopia's Reform Agenda  



New Africa’s Sustainable Development report urges improved planning

The latest report on Africa’s sustainable development urges governments to strengthen their urban planning capacities to manage the potential of the region’s ever-expanding cities and address…  



African employers for gender equality

Africa has over 700 companies with an annual revenue of more than $500 million, including 400 with revenue above $1 billion. The ability of these companies to thrive rests on building and retaining…  


Young African entrepreneurs step forward to help realize the SDGs on the continent

Young innovators were awarded grant financing for their innovative solutions to youth challenges in Africa during the Africa Youth Conference taking place in Nairobi, Kenya on 23 – 25 October 2018.  


UNDP, Japan and partners strengthen public financial management to improve service delivery to the people of South Sudan

UNDP, in partnership with the government of Japan and the African Development Bank, is providing critical support to Public Financial Management in selected states. As an integral part of the project,…  

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