MDG Acceleration Framework Brochure

Many countries have implemented development strategies to achieve the MDGs, but in some the rate of progress has been slow. UNDP has developed the MDG Acceleration Framework (MAF), with technical inputs and collaboration with other United Nations agencies, to support countries in determining how more


MDG Gap Task Force Report 2013

Mixed results on MDG8 commitments by international community Agreements during the Rio+20 conference on sustainable development in 2012 and recent meetings of the UN, G8, G20, World Bank Group and others point to efforts being made to find ways to enhance global development and reduce poverty more


MDG-based Debt Sustainability Analysis: Egypt

The paper demonstrates that domestic debt in Egypt has replaced foreign debt as a major issue for macroeconomic management and socioeconomic progress. It discusses the background on domestic debt issuance in Egypt, as well as its size, structure, and indicators. more



The Consultancy took place during the first quarter of 2010, with a 3-week field visit to South and North Darfur being undertaken during February 10 – 27. The Consultants were greatly assisted by Hiba Farid, the Head of the Central Bank of Sudan Microfinance Unit and her staff for guidance and more



 The Microfinance Consultancy was conducted during the period of 29 August – 25 October 2009 in Kassala, Gedaref and Khartoum states of Sudan. The international Consultant was greatly assisted in verbal and written translations by Mr. Mohamed Badawi assigned by the CBOS and by other staff of more

OUR WORK - Poverty Reduction

UNDP is committed to initiating and implementing poverty reduction projects and building capacity at the national level in the Arab Region. Such initiatives to tackle poverty are implemented within the framework of the strategies of Country Offices, and in collaboration with national and international partners including governments, civil society, and other United Nations agencies.

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