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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…  


Through the pandemic and beyond: New report reveals regional partnerships are key to COVID-19 recovery in Africa

UNDP partnered with Africa CDC, the AUC as well as other partners in the implementation of the continental strategy against COVID-19 on all fronts.  



Stabilization in the Lake Chad Basin: Rebuilding Communities Across 7 Impact Areas

Stabilizing a region ravaged by conflict is no easy feat, particularly when that region remains a hotspot for violent acts perpetrated by extremist groups. Approximately 10.7 million people in the…  



Overcoming the Setbacks: Understanding the Impact and Implications of COVID-19 in Fragile and Conflict-affected Contexts

The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed fragility across high and low-income countries. Yet its impacts have reminded the policy community that not all countries are equal in their ability to withstand the…  



An Assessment of the Socio-Economic Impact of COVID-19 in Seychelles

This report was developed under the leadership of the Office of the United Nations Resident Coordinator; and researched and drafted with technical leadership and financial support of the United…  


Africa’s Horizon from COVID-19: Business Opportunities to Build Back Better

In marking Africa Industrialisation Day in Japan on 20 November 2020, the Japan Industrial Corporation Agency (JICA), the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO), the United Nations (UNDP) and…  


From delivering aid to ending need in Central Sahel

Ending need calls for investment in what works. This is why boosting entrepreneurship targeting women and youth is critical, as is education, both academic and vocational; support for access to new…  

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