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UNDP-AUC African Young Women Leaders Fellowship Programme

The target is to place at least one African Young Woman Fellow from each African country per year in an assignment with UNDP or another UN organisation.  


Young African women leaders for sustainable development

20 young fellows from African Young Women Leaders Fellowship Programme have now started their one-year assignment with UNDP. We asked their impressions.  


Tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare today

For Africa the journey to building back better starts now, without which the promise of a better tomorrow will be elusive.  


Digital guide to help African countries fast-track SDGs, Paris Agreement and AU’s Agenda 2063 implementation

Three leading development partners have presented a digital application at the COP 25 climate conference in Madrid to help African countries grapple with the simultaneous implementation of key global…  


Africa challenged to redefine its development agenda beyond aid

High-Level Dialogue explores how Africa can optimize the use of its resources, creativity and innovation to finance the continent's development agenda and ambition effectively  


Kenya plans to leverage on strategic partnerships

The SDG Accelerator Lab is a strategic development platform for Kenya that will bring together the government, private sector, civil society, philanthropy, academia, and young people to reimagine…  


Leverage new tech opportunities for SDGs achievement in Africa

Ms. Ahunna Eziakonwa, UNDP Africa Director called on African countries to take advantage of the opportunities offered by digital technologies.  


UNDP to promote dynamic partnerships at TICAD7 to advance sustainable development in Africa

UNDP will engage multi-stakeholders in different dialogues at TICAD7 from 28th–30th August 2019 in Yokohama, Japan, to push for stronger international partnerships to promote trade and business…  


UNDP and the African Union Commission join forces to empower young African women leaders for sustainable development

UNDP and AU join forces to implement an African Young Women Leaders (AYWL) Fellowship programme to develop the next generation of young African women leaders and experts.  


UNDP Accelerator Lab : Learning to innovate in order to act better

UNDP Accelerator Labs in Africa will answer complex questions so that collectively we can better understand the problems facing people, countries, and regions, and meet their expectations for growth…  

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