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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,…

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Africa’s youth must drive – and benefit from – the African Continental Free Trade Agreement

Africa’s youth are critical to the success of the AfCFTA.  


REGIONAL BUREAU FOR AFRICA NOVEMBER DIGEST: African voices for climate action

A word from the Director The COP26 UN Climate Change Conference, held in Glasgow, Scotland, was an opportunity for African countries to show their commitment to implementing the Paris Climate…  


REGIONAL BUREAU FOR AFRICA OCTOBER DIGEST: Stabilization - a proof of concept now bearing fruit

As we face complex challenges across the Lake Chad Basin, the Sahel, northern Mozambique and in the Horn of Africa, our stabilization work becomes increasingly important. Bringing the humanitarian,…  


CONNECTING THE DOTS BETWEEN CHANGE AGENTS IN GUINEA-BISSAU: HOW TO CREATE NETWORKS OF INNOVATION AND INTEGRITY IN A POST-CONFLICT SETTING

When Maria N. decided to speak up, she understood the weight of that decision: she would go against many of her colleagues who were violating ethical and transparency standards of the government…  


UNDP launches Sahel Offer, seeking largest joint commitment to regenerate the region

New York, 9 December – In a special online event featuring voices from the Sahel, from top level officials to artists and activists in the region, the United Nations Development Programme presented…  

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