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UNDP projects funded by Norway in 2016

Permanent Representative of Norway to the United Nations Geir O. Pedersen speaks about Norway's partnership with UNDP. Shared priorities include poverty reduction, climate change, education, health, governance and human rights.


UNDP projects funded by Norway in 2016


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  • El Salvador: Sowing the seeds of peace
    Jul 9, 2014

    A UNDP project is engaging at-risk young people in activities such as gardening to help them earn a living and stay away from violent gangs.

  • Jun 12, 2014

    Villagers and organisations affected by three decades of conflict in Sri Lanka receive training and acquire leadership skills to initiate income generating projects. The programme focuses on empowering women and increasing economic opportunities for the participants.

  • Afghan youth vote in historic elections
    May 12, 2014

    The Afghan elections on April 5th saw a massive turnout of 58 percent, mainly youth and women, illustrating the importance of these elections for Afghan people.

  • Apr 30, 2014

    Since 2011, 1,650 young Somalis were given an opportunity for rehabilitation and personal development through educational activities, economic integration, and leadership training

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