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EU and UNDP launch two-year project to address urgent adaptation financing gaps in Africa

New EU-UNDP initiative to adress adaptation financing gaps in Africa to build more effective locally led climate actions across the continent.  


Cyclone displaced people in Savane resume livelihoods with UNDP and EU support

UNDP, with funds from the European Union and partners, opened a rural market in Savane benefiting over 1,000 people affected by the cyclone.  


European Union and UNDP to support post-cyclone recovery in Mozambique

EU - UNDP agreement is part of joint efforts to fast track post-cyclone recovery and to build resilience against future disasters in Mozambique.  


Despite dangers, majority of irregular migrants from Africa to Europe would still travel: UNDP report

Landmark study gives voice to irregular migrants, and reveals strong links between migration and development  


Global gathering of artisanal and small-scale miners charts new vision for sustainable development

Over 500 people from more than 70 countries have assembled in Livingstone, Zambia for the International Conference on Artisanal and Small-scale Mining and Quarrying (ASM18) to chart a vision for…  


Journey of young Africans into violent extremism marked by poverty and deprivation: UNDP

The first-of-its-kind study pinpointing key factors triggering decisions to join violent extremist groups in Africa was presented in Brussels while a photo exhibition featuring photos and stories of…  


Renewed commitment and a sub-regional approach needed for peace and stability in Central Africa, says UNDP

Persistent insecurity and fragility in the Central African sub-region can only be addressed if national and regional actors, as well as international partners, prioritize peacebuilding and development…  


EU-supported initiative helps boost Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction implementation in Africa

As southern African countries deal with the effects of El Nino and prepare for La Nina, representatives of disaster risk management authorities in the sub-region convened this week to kick off a risk…  


Urgent action needed on Ebola to prevent reversal of years of development gains

Massive assistance for affected countries is needed to prevent Ebola from shutting down economies and reversing years of development efforts, said Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator, at a high-level…  


The international community pledges €3.25 billion to help rebuild Mali

Brussels - International partners today pledged to support Mali’s political transition and development process, at a conference organized jointly by the Governments of Mali and France with the…  

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