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Public-Private Dialogue Making Finance Work for MSMEs towards recovery in the WAEMU region

On 30th November 2021, 8:00am – 11:00am (Eastern Standard Time) 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm (West Africa Time), UNDP Regional Bureau for Africa (UNDP RBA) and the Arab Bank for Africa’s Economic Development…  


UNDP partners with Chatham House on policy series for COVID-19 recovery in Africa

The series provides careful analysis and evidence-based policy solutions towards recovery and progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the African Union’s Agenda 2063.  



(Closed) YouthConnekt Sahel Forum: Sahel Innovate Challenge

Are you a young leader driving transformation in the Sahel region? You could be one of 20 candidates selected to pitch your innovation at the YouthConnekt Sahel Forum in Dakar, Senegal.  


Africa champions the data revolution for the continent’s development

This first dialogue, on Harnessing the Data Revolution for Africa’s Development, focused on Africa’s progress in harnessing data in the 4th Industrial Revolution  


AFRI CONVERSE 2021#6 Positioning Africa for A Decade of Shared Prosperity: Toward 2030/2063

Prior to the pandemic, the African continent was making steady progress in terms of consistent economic growth, improved governance; increased investments in social  


UNDP Horn of Africa leadership strengthens ties across borders

UNDP leadership in the sub-region expressed their commitment in supporting a development paradigm shift from vulnerability and crisis to sustainable development and economic prosperity  


Young people call for policies that are more conducive and inclusive for the prosperity of Africa

The discussions explored young people’s place in Africa’s recovery post COVID-19 as the drivers of the emerging socio-economic opportunities.  


YouthConnekt Sahel Forum: Registration Now Open

Attending the first-ever YouthConnekt Sahel Forum? Registration is now open. Join us from 18 - 20 November in Dakar, Senegal.  


YouthConnekt Africa Summit '21 Ghana - Africa Beyond Aid: Positioning the Youth for the Post-COVID Economy and AfCFTA Opportunities

Accra, 18 October,2021- The Government of Ghana through the Ministry of Youth and Sports and the National Youth Authority (NYA), in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and…  

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