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.
UNDP, Japan and partners strengthen public financial management to improve service delivery to the people of South Sudan
Oct 24, 2018
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, UNDP has organized a two-week long training workshop for state revenue authority board members.
UN humanitarian and development chiefs join forces to support crisis-affected people in North-East Nigeria
Oct 6, 2018
Achim Steiner and Mark Lowcock today called on national and international partners to reinforce joint efforts to address the dire humanitarian needs in the conflict-affected north-eastern Nigerian states of Borno, Adamawa and Yobe, while at the same time speed up the recovery of livelihoods.