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Interview with Adidjé Kerala, Head of a Stabilization Committee in conflict-affected Chad

We met Adidjé Kerala, the very first woman at the head of a Stabilization Committee in conflict-hit Chad. In a society where women's rights remain an arduous quest, she embodies progress and hope for…  


The case for a green economy

It has been an immensely challenging year for governments who have been scrambling to contain the spread of the virus while also managing the economic fallout and the climate crisis. Making the right…  



UNDP Director for Africa and Government launch new 5-year plan for Eswatini development

Mbabane, March 25, 2021 – The UN Assistant Secretary-General and Director of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Regional Bureau for Africa (RBA), Ms. Ahunna Eziakonwa, today launched the…  


Goats bring stability and income to female farmers in Zambia

New opportunities open up for previously struggling households.  


UNDP Uganda share insights into challenges and opportunities with Japan UN Forum

Programmes for sustainable development and the response to the Covid-19 pandemic in Uganda were the topics of discussion during a meeting between the Japan United Nations Forum (Kokuren Forum in…  


Improving life on the inside in Benin

Ensuring inmates have useful occupations and quality healthcare.  


Youth Solutions Report 2020

This Fourth Edition of the Solutions Report is composed of a comprehensive analysis of the 50 solutions, showcasing the problems, solutions, and impacts addressed by 25 non-profits and 25 for-profit…  


UNDP photos of the year 2020

UNDP photographers document our many-faceted response to the coronavirus pandemic.  


Infographic: Women in Governance and Political Transitions in West Africa

The initiative is expected to complement ongoing efforts towards inclusive democratic governance and peaceful transitions in Mali, Cote d’Ivoire, Niger and Burkina Faso.  

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