UNDP Africa, New York
Japan, UN support reintegration of child soldiers in Eastern DRCOct 7, 2015Japan is contributing USD 4 million to help with the reintegration of former child soldiers and vulnerable children – including boys and girls who were victims of sexual violence -- in the province of North Kivu, situated in the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
Eco-friendly stoves help combat coastal erosion while boosting income in LiberiaOct 7, 2015To help the coastal communities in Liberia, and in particular Grand Cape Mount, Monsterrado, and Grand Bassa counties, the government of Liberia, in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), has kicked off a project to develop defense mechanisms against the effects of climate change that cause sea erosion. The USD3.3 million initiative, funded by the Global Environment Facility and UNDP, recently provided new eco-friendly stoves to residents of Latia and Tala in Grand Cape Mount.
UN and partners vow support to end transition in the Central African RepublicOct 1, 2015UN Member States today expressed their support for peace and stability in the Central African Republic (CAR) during a high-level meeting on the margins of the United Nations General Assembly.
Commitment, financing required to lift Africa’s development Sep 28, 2015Having made encouraging progress on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), countries in Africa should use the world’s recently-launched Global Goals as an opportunity to achieve a development breakthrough, according to a report released here today.
Malawi: it takes more than a good recipe to export biscuitsSep 3, 2015UNDP supports Malawi Bureau of Standards (MBS) to set and implement standards and conducts conformity tests on selected imports and exports.
Burkina Faso prepares for transition elections Aug 27, 2015
UNDP Africa, Addis Ababa