Poverty Reduction

Poverty Reduction Reports A-Z


Experts Meeting on Gender Mainstreaming of PRSPs in Selected African Countries

The objective of this meeting was to provide a forum for concrete and action-oriented dialogue on the important challenge of mainstreaming gender into national poverty reduction strategies and capacity development. Participants worked to develop and strengthen the operationalisation tools formore


Guidelines for Integrating HIV and Gender-Related Issues into Environmental Assessment in Eastern and Southern Africa

The prevalence of HIV in eastern and southern Africa remains at unacceptably high levels. There are many reasons for this,but one relates particularly to the influx of workers associated with the construction and subsequent operation of large capital projects – typically those projects which aremore


Human rights obligations to address HIV and AIDS in Eastern and Southern Africa

This human rights advocacy tool includes an instruction booklet, PowerPoint, flipchart, guide and compendium and is intended to promote, support implementation of human rights-based approaches in AIDS response to Eastern, Southern Africa. It was designed for use by government officials,more

Our Work - Poverty Reduction

Poverty reduction lies at the heart of everything UNDP does in Africa to advance human dignity and inclusive development. We help countries act on the multiple and interconnected dimensions of poverty and inequality by connecting people to livelihoods, secure food sources, better health care and higher standards of living, in addition to empowering them with the ability to make life choices.

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