Projects and initiatives

  • Responding to the crisis in YemenResponding to the crisis in YemenOct 1, 2015UNDP is currently working with local and international partners to establish an Early Recovery Programme in Yemen, which will reduce development vulnerability and promote resilience.

  • Responding to the crisis in CARResponding to the crisis in CAROct 1, 2015UNDP supports the stabilization of the Central African Republic through the phased implementation of community security, livelihoods, social cohesion, and reconciliation initiatives.

  • UNDP responds to the Horn of Africa crisisUNDP responds to the Horn of Africa crisisSep 17, 2015The Match Against Poverty on 13 December will raise proceeds for the Horn of Africa, where more than 13 million people have been left in need by famine, drought, conflict and high food prices. UNDP is also accepting online donations to provide rapid response and relief to victims.

  • Responding to typhoons in the PhilippinesResponding to typhoons in the PhilippinesSep 17, 2015Since the India Ocean Tsunami of 2004 to Typhoon Haiyan in December 2013, UNDP has promoted many types of disaster risk management policies and practices in the Philippines and across the Asia-Pacific region

  • Response to the crisis in South SudanResponse to the crisis in South SudanSep 17, 2015UNDP in South Sudan continues to operate in spite of the current crisis, supporting national, state and local governments to deliver development services, as well as community security and stabilization for at-risk communities.

  • Responding to crisis in SyriaResponding to crisis in SyriaSep 17, 2015Five years into the conflict in Syria, 75 % of the population is living in poverty, while millions of Syrians continue seek refuge in neighboring countries.

  • UNDP’s response to earthquake in NepalUNDP’s response to earthquake in NepalSep 17, 2015UNDP will be providing support aimed at debris removal and other recovery interventions, and will help to bolster the capacity of local bodies in an effort to aid both search and rescue and early recovery.

  • Gaza: UNDP's responseGaza: UNDP's responseSep 17, 2015UNDP is working with humanitarian agencies, national and international partners to urgently address these issues and help Gaza rebuild and recover.