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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  


A spotlight can help save the Cameroon Forest

UNDP Cameroon spotlights the Congo Basin Forest that needs urgent attention.  


Managing community waste to improve food security

UNDP/GEFSGP programme is supporting communities to turn waste generated at home and farm residues into compost to increase crop yields.  


Dar es Salaam Seaport Stakeholders Tackle Illegal Wildlife Trade

Port stakeholders agree to join forces to combat wildlife trafficking, following a three-day workshop organised by TRAFFIC, UNDP and UNODC  


New Africa’s Sustainable Development report urges improved planning

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…  



Goal 15: Life on hand


Oases of Eritrea: Nature-based solutions for development

Given access to water, nomadic communities vulnerable to the effects of climate change can escape poverty and food insecurity.  


Namibia: UNDP and Yahoo! JAPAN Inaugurate anti-poaching patrol camp

Built in the country’s flagship national park, the new anti-poaching patrol camp will help Namibia progress in its fight against poaching and in conserving of wildlife.  

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