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COVID-19: How to live with risk and succeed

COVID-19 has struck Ethiopia, the second most populous country in Africa, at a moment of heightened vulnerability arising from multiple sources  


Preparing better, fighting back, recovering stronger

The spread of COVID-19 will undoubtedly hit Africa harder than anywhere else on Earth, with long-lasting impacts that will be nothing short of catastrophic.  


Reaching the most at risk is fundamental to ending HIV and TB

With only ten years to fulfil our commitment to end HIV and TB, the world cannot afford to fall further behind.  


Countering Terrorism and Extremism in Africa

Statement by M. Abdoulaye Mar Dieye, UN Assistant Secretary General and Special Adviser to the UNDP Administrator  


Regional Stabilization Facility Newsletter- February 2020

Find news on stabilization activities in Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria, seeking to bring relief to communities affected by Bokom Haram crisis.  


Factsheet- Regional Stabilization Facility

The Regional Stabilization Facility (RSF) is a financing facility developed by UNDP to provide immediate stabilization for communities affected by Bokom Haram and provide extended support to the LCBC…  


Switzerland and Ghana sign MoU to take action on climate commitments

An MoU was signed between the Government of Ghana and the Swiss Federal Council to strengthen the mode of cooperation between the two countries under Article 6 of the Paris Agreement on climate…  


A small island makes a big strategic bet

The transition to a low carbon transportation helps Mauritius enhance its energy security, while also reducing carbon emissions.  


Transitioning to a circular economy with a multi-stakeholder platform in Ghana

We cannot continue with business as usual - a circular economy approach can help, in fact it is critical!  


Promoting biodiversity resources in Ethiopia

Untapped genetic resources and traditional knowledge could create job opportunities and sources of foreign exchange for the country, paving the way to achieving the SDGs  

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