What We Do

Aiming to eradicate poverty, violence and hunger, UNDP is assisting African countries to translate economic growth into long-lasting, inclusive human development. We work with African governments, businesses, communities and regional organizations, helping countries to develop capacity, share knowledge and mobilize funds for sustainable development.

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Featured Publications
UNDP's response to Ebola

This synthesis report is based on three national studies on the evolution of the Ebola epidemic and its impact on Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.

MDG Report 2014

Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa should redouble efforts to ensure crises such as the current Ebola outbreak in West Africa do not reverse development achievements, says the latest MDG report on Africa.

The Socio-economic impact of Ebola in West Africa

This report investigates the multiple fallouts from the Ebola crisis in West Africa, from the disappearance of livelihoods to the impact on government budgets.

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