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"Land as mother, forest as father, water as blood."

Winners of the 2019 Equator Prize honoured in New York.  


Government of Germany signed agreement with UNDP, commits over ten million euros towards the stabilization of Lake Chad Basin

Germany commits to strengthening stabilization interventions in targeted communities affected by the decade-long Boko Haram insurgency in the Lake Chad Basin.  


Sahel, a region of opportunities

Harnessing potential, talent, and energy.  


UNDP Launches Regional Stabilization Facility for Lake Chad

UNDP has launched the Regional Stabilization Facility for Lake Chad, an ambitious multi-million dollar fund to scale up the range of stabilization intervention in areas of Lake Chad Basin.  


Financing the Nexus - Gaps and opportunities from a field perspective

This study maps and analyses existing humanitarian and development funding flows and mechanisms in Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ukraine and Uganda, and…  


New approaches to preventing violent extremism

All over the world poverty, discrimination, and inequalities exacerbate perceptions of exclusion and injustice and create a ‘perfect storm’ for radicalization.  


Building a future of inclusion

Young leaders from around the world share their ideas to promote peace and inclusiveness.  


High-Level Conference in Berlin commits to comprehensive crisis response in the Lake Chad Region

The High-Level Conference on the Lake Chad Region concluded today with renewed commitments by participants to work together to address the multi-faceted crisis affecting the region.  


High-Level Conference on the Lake Chad Region

Opening Remarks at the High-Level Conference on the Lake Chad Region  


Resilience for Sustainable Development in the Lake Chad Basin

The humanitarian crisis in the Lake Chad Basin is among the most severe in the world, with more than 10 million people in urgent need of life-saving assistance and protection. Yet, it is critical that…  

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