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UN and partners launch plan to support over five million Syrian refugees and countries hosting them

United Nations Agencies and NGO partners today released the 2018 Regional Refugee and Resilience Plan (3RP), a USD 4.4 billion plan designed to support over five  


Leaving no one behind: UNDP/UNV Talent Programme for Young Professionals with Disabilities

UNDP and UNV hosted an engagement and partnership meeting for the UNDP-UNV Talent Programme for Young Professionals with Disabilities at UNV headquarters in Bonn, Germany. Some 70 participants took…  


Building Island and Community Resilience

Opening remarks at COP23 Side Event in Bonn, Germany  


Recalibrating market forces to build sustainable and equitable economies

As world leaders gather this week to discuss progress towards the ambitious Sustainable Development Goals, one partnership of UN Agencies has an ambitious goal of its own. The Partnership for Action…  


Fishing for prosperity

The island of Idjwi is a heaven of peace at the east of DRC, its isolation preventing it from being involved in the region's conflicts. Yet this small territory is also the most populated, which…  


UN agencies and Microsoft join hands to create jobs for communities affected by the Syria crisis

United Nations agencies and Microsoft today signed an agreement to work together to create jobs for communities affected by the Syria crisis. Since the start of the conflict more than six years ago,…  


UNDP and IBM join forces to develop tech skills of Africa’s young workforce

IBM is investing $70 million in building much-needed digital, cloud, and cognitive IT skills to help support a 21st century workforce in Africa. With UNDP support, IBM's newly launched initiative –…  


Helen Clark: Speech on Africa’s Transformation through Industrial Development and Implementing the Agenda 2063

JICA Side Event at TICAD VI - Amboseli Room, Hotel Hilton, Nairobi  


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