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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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  • Art serves as a meeting point for youth affected by conflict
    Aug 16, 2015

    “Shatila: The Meeting Point” festival was organized with the support of the UNDP Peace Building in Lebanon project, which aims to reinforce stability and social cohesion by addressing the root causes of conflict.

  • In Bangladesh, radio saves the day
    Jun 19, 2015

    Through capacity building and training, UNDP has helped foster the role of community radio and its role in early warning systems.

  • Clearing the way for development in Lao PDR
    May 15, 2015

    The presence of UXO hinders socioeconomic development in Lao PDR, a country that is slowly emerging from Least Developed Country status. In 2010, reducing the impact of UXO became specialized Millennium Development Goal number 9 for Lao PDR.

  • Nigeria: Restoring peace to a warring community
    Mar 15, 2015

    A crisis prevention and recovery project helps a community in Nigeria cast aside its differences and coexist in peace.

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