UNDP-EU partnership: stories from the field
Here you will find stories that illustrate the partnership between UNDP and the Europan Union in the field. Given that our partnership covers 140 countries and spans over a decade, these stories represent just a fraction of what we do together. They are however important as they show what difference our partnership makes in the lives of people. They show how we help empower people and support the building of resilient nations.
- Imagine living in a city where the last time garbage was picked up was nine-months ago? The last time the streets of Taizz had garbage pick-ups was before the war in March 2015. In the summer, this led to lots of mosquitoes, biting people, spreading diseases like Dengue Fever. Pictured, Youth from our #Cash4Work projects take to the streets to clean and clear months of garbage. UNDP Yemen 8 minutes ago
- "The Disappeared"--- family members and political dissidents taken, never to be found again, are important for healing processes in many countries after brutal civil wars and violent internal conflicts. In Peru, Lugar de la Memoria, la Tolerancia y la Inclusión Social, houses photos of nearly 60,000 loved ones who disappeared between 1980-2000. The museum is not only a place for remembering, but the photos will one day guide forensics investigators: 31 minutes ago
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