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Japan and UNDP partner to support Small and Medium Enterprises in Mali and Ethiopia

The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in unprecedented global health, economic and financial repercussions. Among its myriad adverse effects, the pandemic is also characterised by a sharp slowdown in…  


COVID-19 Digitalization with Equity: Leaving no one behind

Investment in internet infrastructural development, digital skills and the right policy frameworks will accelerate digitalization in Africa.  


UNDP Regional Stabilization Facility for Lake Chad | COVID-19 Situational Briefs Series

The UNDP Regional Stabilization Facility for Lake Chad is pleased to introduce a Situational Briefs series focused on exploring the potential and emerging implications of COVID-19 for stabilization,…  


COVID-19 and Stabilisation: Governance implications for Lake Chad Basin

This Situational Brief is the first in a series of rapid assessments of the implications of COVID-19 and its containment on thematic aspects of the stabilization agenda in the Lake Chad Basin (LCB).  


COVID-19 AND SEXUAL AND GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE in the Lake Chad Basin

This Situational Brief is the fourth and final installment in a series of rapid assessment briefs commissioned by the United Nations Development Programme Regional Stabilization Facility (RSF) for the…  


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…  


Recognizing our collective humanity

In the first edition of the UNDP’s Hekima Series, Nobel Laureate Professor Wole Soyinka shared his thoughts on a range of transformational solutions for a new Africa. The central theme was a call to…  


Stopping yaws in its tracks

Mass treatment of endemic communities aims to break the chain of infection in Ghana  


Stopping yaws in its tracks

Mass treatment of endemic communities aims to break the chain of infection in Ghana  


UNDP and Government of Rwanda Deploy Smart Anti- Epidemic Robots to Fight Against COVID-19!

The initiative, a first for UNDP, is a risk mitigation measure to support the national COVID-19 response efforts.  

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