Creating a level playing field for women in technology in Africa
Jan 31, 2019
A workshop paves the way to optimize opportunities for African women in the technology sector through enhanced professional capacity and mentorship and by leveraging the power of South-South cooperation
- African emergence can be a pathway to achieving quality, inclusive and sustainable development Jan 25, 2019
Private sector is a key driver of Africa’s emergence
Jan 17, 2019
A private sector sharing a common vision with a strong developmental State is essential to maintaining African countries’ path towards inclusive emergence, participants to Third International Conference on Emergence in Africa
- UNDP Enhances Support for Ethiopia’s Reform Agenda Dec 19, 2018
Climate change is pushing Africa to a tipping point, threatening economic and development gains
Dec 13, 2018
UNDP launches report at Poland climate talks calling on nations and world leaders to accelerate and mainstream climate actions across Africa to meet Paris Agreement targets
New Africa’s Sustainable Development report urges improved planning
Dec 10, 2018
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 environmental challenges including climate change, droughts and floods.
At closing of the 2018 African Economic Conference, economic integration is seen as a game-changer
Dec 6, 2018
Economic integration is a game-changing reality and African countries must fully embrace it to achieve sustainable and inclusive development that reduce poverty- and inequality in all its dimensions
African countries must leverage their strengths to accelerate drive towards integration
Dec 3, 2018
Participants to the 13th African Economic Conference called for African countries to leverage the full range of their strengths and resources to accelerate the region’s drive towards continental integration.
- China and UNDP partner to highlight the impact of China’s agriculture cooperation in Africa Oct 29, 2018
Young African entrepreneurs step forward to help realize the SDGs on the continent
Oct 25, 2018
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.